ERIC Number: EJ633830
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Statewide Demonstration of Not On Tobacco: A Gender-Sensitive Teen Smoking Cessation Program.
Dino, Geri A.; Horn, Kimberly A.; Goldcamp, Jennifer; Maniar, Sameep D.; Fernandes, Ancilla; Massey, Catherine J.
Journal of School Nursing, v17 n2 p90-97 Apr 2001
Evaluated Not On Tobacco, a gender-sensitive, smoking cessation program for adolescents, comparing experimental group and brief intervention (BI) group students. Overall, Not On Tobacco females were four times more likely to quit than BI females. Approximately 84 percent of experimental group teens quit or reduced smoking, compared to 55 percent of BI teens. (SM)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Comprehensive School Health Education, Health Promotion, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Secondary Education, Sex Differences, Smoking, Tobacco
The National Association of School Nurses, P.O. Box 1300, Scarborough, ME 04070-1300. Tel: 800-627-0932.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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