The attitude toward tobacco dependence and barriers to discussing smoking cessation: a survey among Turkish general practitioners


GOKIRMAK M. , ÖZTÜRK Ö. , Bircan A., AKKAYA A.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH, vol.55, no.3, pp.177-183, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 55 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00038-009-0109-8
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF PUBLIC HEALTH
  • Page Numbers: pp.177-183

Abstract

To evaluate the general attitude of a sample of Turkish general practitioners (GPs) toward tobacco dependence and to assess their knowledge and behavior regarding smoking cessation (SC).