- Randomised controlled trial of smoking cessation intervention after admission for coronary heart diseasePetter Quist-Paulsen
Medical Department, Soerlandet Sykehus Kristiansand, 4604 Kristiansand, Norway
BMJ 327:1254-7. 2003..To determine whether a nurse led smoking cessation intervention affects smoking cessation rates in patients admitted for coronary heart disease...
- Predictors of smoking cessation in patients admitted for acute coronary heart diseasePetter Quist-Paulsen
Department of Internal Medicine, Sorlandet Hospital Kristiansand, Norway
Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 12:472-7. 2005..In order to increase the effectiveness of smoking cessation programs, it is important to have knowledge of the predictors of smoking cessation. Further, it is unknown whether smoking cessation programs have impact on these predictors...
- Does smoking cessation improve quality of life in patients with coronary heart disease?Petter Quist-Paulsen
Department of Internal Medicine, Sørlandet Hospital Kristiansand, Norway
Scand Cardiovasc J 40:11-6. 2006..To evaluate whether smoking cessation after a coronary event improves quality of life, and to assess whether quality of life is a predictor of smoking cessation...
- Cost effectiveness of a smoking cessation program in patients admitted for coronary heart diseasePetter Quist-Paulsen
Department of Internal Medicine, Sorlandet Hospital, Kristiansand, Norway
Eur J Cardiovasc Prev Rehabil 13:274-80. 2006..Our objectives were to estimate the cost effectiveness of a smoking cessation program, and to compare it with other treatment modalities in cardiovascular medicine...
- Cessation in the use of tobacco - pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic routines in patientsPetter Quist-Paulsen
Department of Hematology, St Olavs Hospital, Trondheim, Norway
Clin Respir J 2:4-10. 2008..Approximately two-thirds of lifelong smokers eventually die because of smoking. Smoking cessation is the most effective action to reduce mortality in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and coronary heart disease...