Title

Addressing Tobacco Use and Dependence

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine

Date

11-2013

Document Type

Book Chapter

Disciplines

Behavioral Disciplines and Activities | Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms | Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Preventive Medicine | Substance Abuse and Addiction

Abstract

Objectives of this chapter: Understand the prevalence of tobacco use and cessation; Identify the biological, psychological, and social factors that influence tobacco use and dependence; Describe intervention approaches that can be used to help people change tobacco use behavior.

Comments

Citation: Pbert, L., Jolicoeur, D., Hayes, R.B., & Ockene, J.K. (2013) "Addressing Tobacco Use and Dependence" in: K.A. Riekert, J.K. Ockene, L. Pbert (eds.). Handbook of Health Behavior Change. 4th ed. Springer Pub. Co., p. 179-209. ISBN-13: 9780826199355

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Keywords

Tobacco use behavior, Tobacco dependence, Tobacco cessation, Smoking