18. Pro-Active Quitlines (continued)

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Effectiveness of and estimated abstinence rates for quitline counseling and medication compared to medication alone (n = 6 studies).

Intervention Number of arms Estimated odds ratio (95% C.I.) Estimated abstinence rate (95% C.I.)
Medication alone 6 1.0 23.2
Medication and quitline counseling 6 1.3
(1.1, 1.6)
(24.5, 32.0)

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Internet Citation: 18. Pro-Active Quitlines (continued). October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/clinicians-providers/guidelines-recommendations/tobacco/clinicians/presentations/2008update-overview/slide18.html