24. Topics Meta-Analyzed for the 1996 and 2000 Guidelines and Included

Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update

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Topics Meta-Analyzed for the 1996 and 2000 Guidelines and Included in the 2008 Guideline Update (But Not Re-Analyzed) (Continued)

Characteristics analyzedCategories of those characteristics
Type of clinician
  • No clinician.
  • Self-help materials only.
  • Non-physician health care clinician (e.g., psychologist, counselor, social worker, nurse, dentist, graduate student, pharmacist, tobacco treatment specialist).
  • Physician.
  • Number of types of clinicians.
Formats of psychosocial intervention
  • No contact.
  • Self-help/self-administered (e.g., pamphlet, audiotape, videotape, mailed information, computer program)
  • Individual counseling/contact.
  • Group counseling/contact.
  • Proactive telephone counseling/contact.
  • Number of types of formats.
Self-help interventions
  • No self-help intervention.
  • Number of self-help interventions.
  • Self-help interventions.

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Internet Citation: 24. Topics Meta-Analyzed for the 1996 and 2000 Guidelines and Included: 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/slide24.html