A smoking cessation program for pregnant women: An exploratory study

B. G. Danaher, C. M. Shisslak, C. B. Thompson, J. D. Ford

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Abstract

The present results provide tentative support for the hypothesis that an intensive program of risk education and behavioral skills-training can assist pregnant women to stop smoking. The absolute level of abstinence achieved - both during the remaining period of pregnancy and postpartum - ranks well above other results reported in the literature. The data further suggest that risk had been substantially reduced for some participants.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)896-898
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican journal of public health
Volume68
Issue number9
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1978

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'A smoking cessation program for pregnant women: An exploratory study'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this