6. History

Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update

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  1. 1996—Initial Guideline published; literature from 1975-1995; approximately 3,000 articles.
  2. 2000—Revised Guideline published; literature from 1995-1999; approximately 6,000 articles.
  3. 2008—Updated Guideline published; literature from 1999-2007; approximately 8,700 total articles.

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