26. Low Socio-Economic Status/Limited Formal Education

Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update Overview

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Effectiveness of and estimated abstinence rates for counseling interventions with low socio-economic status/limited formal education (n = 5 studies).

InterventionNumber of armsEstimated odds ratio (95% C.I.)Estimated abstinence rate (95% C.I.)
Usual care or no counseling61.013.2
Counseling51.42
(1.0, 1.9)
17.7
(13.7, 22.6)


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Current as of June 2009
Internet Citation: 26. Low Socio-Economic Status/Limited Formal Education: Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update Overview. June 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/clinicians-providers/guidelines-recommendations/tobacco/clinicians/presentations/2008update-overview/slide26.html