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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/201969
Type:
Presentation
Title:
MDMC Smoking Cessation Model: A Comprehensive Approach
Abstract:
(41st Biennial Convention) In 2009, the United States reported more former smokers, forty-seven million, than current smoker, forty-six million. The US reported cessation success does increase with intensity of clinical interventions through clinician contact, cessation program and counseling interaction. Purpose: to increase cessation outcomes through application of a multifaceted Smoking Cessation Model which produces smoking reduction, enhances cessation education, employees cultural specific individualized/group counseling, incorporates nutrition and weight management, enforces smoking aversion education, nicotine replace therapy, behavioral modification and community/social support. Method: the evidence-based program coordinated and evaluated services through community screening, education , behavioral modification, nicotine replacement, clinician-drive cessation program with access to cultural-specific counseling from 2007 to 2009, 614 participants enrolled in the program. Results: program outcomes yield a high level of collaboration through a mutual commitment between partners, integrated, maximized and leverage resources in face of declining funding and budget cuts; easy access for multicultural smokers to ascertain cessation counseling through outpatient services; closed gaps for under-deserved low-in come minorities,; established an educational process for the community to improve cessation and prevention tobacco-related diseases; developed partnerships between cessation specialists, experts in tobacco control and the physicians delivering primary care, and training community-based smoking cessation facilitators to be disseminated throughout the county for cessation education, program awareness, and tobacco disease prevention (54%).
Keywords:
smoking cessation; smoking; comprehensive approach
Repository Posting Date:
11-Jan-2012
Date of Publication:
4-Jan-2012
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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DC FieldValue Language
dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleMDMC Smoking Cessation Model: A Comprehensive Approachen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/201969-
dc.description.abstract(41st Biennial Convention) In 2009, the United States reported more former smokers, forty-seven million, than current smoker, forty-six million. The US reported cessation success does increase with intensity of clinical interventions through clinician contact, cessation program and counseling interaction. Purpose: to increase cessation outcomes through application of a multifaceted Smoking Cessation Model which produces smoking reduction, enhances cessation education, employees cultural specific individualized/group counseling, incorporates nutrition and weight management, enforces smoking aversion education, nicotine replace therapy, behavioral modification and community/social support. Method: the evidence-based program coordinated and evaluated services through community screening, education , behavioral modification, nicotine replacement, clinician-drive cessation program with access to cultural-specific counseling from 2007 to 2009, 614 participants enrolled in the program. Results: program outcomes yield a high level of collaboration through a mutual commitment between partners, integrated, maximized and leverage resources in face of declining funding and budget cuts; easy access for multicultural smokers to ascertain cessation counseling through outpatient services; closed gaps for under-deserved low-in come minorities,; established an educational process for the community to improve cessation and prevention tobacco-related diseases; developed partnerships between cessation specialists, experts in tobacco control and the physicians delivering primary care, and training community-based smoking cessation facilitators to be disseminated throughout the county for cessation education, program awareness, and tobacco disease prevention (54%).en_GB
dc.subjectsmoking cessationen_GB
dc.subjectsmokingen_GB
dc.subjectcomprehensive approachen_GB
dc.date.available2012-01-11T11:02:56Z-
dc.date.issued2012-01-04en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2012-01-11T11:02:56Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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