Title

The COMMIT dental model: tobacco control practices and attitudes

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine

Date

9-1-1993

Document Type

Article

Subjects

Community Health Services; *Dentists; Health Education; Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice; Humans; Intervention Studies; National Institutes of Health (U.S.); Ontario; Organizational Policy; Physician's Role; Program Evaluation; Questionnaires; Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic; Smoking Cessation; United States

Disciplines

Life Sciences | Medicine and Health Sciences | Women's Studies

Abstract

The National Cancer Institute's program to help dentists reduce tobacco use among their patients is part of the Community Intervention Trial for Smoking Cessation, a 22-community, randomly controlled trial of an intervention program for smoking cessation. Results of COMMIT baseline surveys of dentists in the 11 intervention communities are presented.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: J Am Dent Assoc. 1993 Sep;124(9):92-104; discussion 106-8.

Related Resources

Link to article in PubMed

PubMed ID

8409033