The COMMIT dental model: tobacco control practices and attitudes
Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive and Behavioral Medicine
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
Life Sciences | Medicine and Health Sciences | Women's Studies
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.
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Citation: J Am Dent Assoc. 1993 Sep;124(9):92-104; discussion 106-8.
Jones, R. B.; Pomrehn, Paul R.; Mecklenburg, R. E.; Lindsay, Elizabeth A.; Manley, Marc; and Ockene, Judith K., "The COMMIT dental model: tobacco control practices and attitudes" (1993). Women’s Health Research Faculty Publications. 354.