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ERIC Number: EJ404838
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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Nicotine Replacement: Effects on Postcessation Weight Gain.
Gross, Janet; And Others
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v57 n1 p87-92 Feb 1989
Examined nicotine replacement effects on postcessation weight gain in smoking cessation volunteers. Randomly assigned abstinent subjects to active nicotine or placebo gum conditions for 10 weeks. Analyses revealed strong evidence for gum effect on weight gain, with active gum users gaining mean total of 3.8 pounds compared with 7.8 pounds for placebo gum users. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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