Pilot study shows potential untapped resource to help people stop smoking

As “World No Tobacco Day” approaches on Friday, May 31, results from a pilot study show there may be another path to help people who want to quit smoking.

A study led by Kelly Buettner-Schmidt, associate professor in the School of Nursing at North Dakota State University, looked at the role chiropractic clinics could play in providing education about tobacco cessation to their patients.

In the pilot study, six chiropractic clinics in North Dakota worked to integrate methods to help patients stop smoking. The study, “Systems Change to Improve Tobacco Use Identification or Referral in a Chiropractic Setting,” was published in Chiropractic and Manual Therapies.

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By |2019-06-17T13:58:11+00:00May 30th, 2019|Categories: News|