Hong Kong Med J 2006;12(Suppl 2):S28-31
Predictors of smoking cessation among Chinese parents of young children followed up for 6 months
ASM Abdullah, TH Lam, AY Loke, YW Mak
Department of Community Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
1. A telephone-based smoking cessation counselling programme for parents of young children achieved a significantly higher 7-day point prevalence quit rate at 6 months follow-up than the control group.
2. Proactive telephone counselling to promote smoking cessation is an effective quit strategy.