Source: American Academy of Pediatrics
Date Published: 2011
This article describes a study that examined the association between recalled physician communication and adolescents' attitudes toward smoking, knowledge about smoking, intentions to smoke, tobacco use, and quitting behaviors. It found that brief physician interventions have the potential to be a key intervention on a public health level through the prevention, cessation, and reduction of smoking and smoking-related disease.
Source: University of MInnesota
Source: Health Resources and Services Administration
Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services