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Promoting smoking cessation in Bangladeshi and Pakistani male adults: design of a pilot cluster randomised controlled trial of trained community smoking cessation workers.

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BACKGROUND: The prevalence of smoking is higher among Pakistani and Bangladeshi males than among the general population. Smokers who receive behavioural support and medication quadruple their chances of stopping smoking, but evidence suggests that these populations do not use National Health Service run stop smoking clinics as frequently as would be expected given their high prevalence of smoking. This study aims to tackle some of the main barriers to use of stop smoking services and adheren...

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10.1186/1745-6215-10-71

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Journal:
Trials
Volume:
10
Issue:
1
Pages:
71
Publication date:
2009-01-01
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EISSN:
1745-6215
ISSN:
1745-6215
Source identifiers:
351537
Language:
English
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pubs:351537
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uuid:d65537d3-2920-402b-9dcf-7ec770c9be4b
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pubs:351537
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2013-11-16

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