107. Treatment Recommendations: Counseling (Continued)

Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update

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Treatment Recommendations: Counseling (Continued)

Meta-analysis (2000): Effectiveness of and estimated abstinence rates for various types of counseling and behavioral therapies (n = 64 studies)

Type of counseling and behavioral therapyNumber of armsEstimated odds ratio (95% C.I.)Estimated abstinence rate (95% C.I.)
No counseling/ behavioral therapy351.011.2
Relaxation/breathing311.0 (0.7, 1.3)10.8 (7.9, 13.8)
Contingency contracting221.0 (0.7, 1.4)11.2 (7.8, 14.6)
Weight/diet191.0 (0.8, 1.3)11.2 (8.5, 14.0)
Cigarette fading251.1 (0.8, 1.5)11.8 (8.4, 15.3)
Negative affect81.2 (0.8, 1.9)13.6 (8.7, 18.5)
Intra-treatment social support501.3 (1.1, 1.6)14.4 (12.3, 16.5)
Extra-treatment social support191.5 (1.1, 2.1)16.2 (11.8, 20.6)
Practical counseling (general problem-solving/skills training)1041.5 (1.3, 1.8)16.2 (14.0, 18.5)
Other aversive smoking191.7 (1.04, 2.8)17.7 (11.2, 24.9)
Rapid smoking192.0 (1.1, 3.5)19.9 (11.2, 29.0)

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Internet Citation: 107. Treatment Recommendations: Counseling (Continued): Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update. June 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/clinicians-providers/guidelines-recommendations/tobacco/clinicians/presentations/2008update-full/slide107.html