Preliminary evaluations of a smoking cessation counseling program provided by community pharmacists
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Poster
- By: WANG, Chao-Yun Johnny (Taiwan Young Pharmacists Group, Taipei, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Chiang, Yu-Mei (Food and Drug Division, Department of Health of Taipei City Government, China Taiwan)
Kuang, Yang Hsu (Department of Pharmacy, Taipei Medical University, China Taiwan)
Guo, Jong-Long (Department of Health Education, University of National Taiwan Normal Universi, China Taiwan)
Chiu, Yi-Ling (Food and Drug Division, Department of Health of Taipei City Government, China Taiwan)
Objective: The study aimed to assess the effects of a smoking cessation counseling program provided by community pharmacists. Results could serve as a reference for smoking cessation policy implementation and dissemination.
Methods: A 16-hour training course was provided to pharmacists and 30 community pharmacists were willing to provide.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.