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A Rural Appalachian Faith-Placed Smoking Cessation Intervention

Description
Describes a faith-oriented smoking cessation program comprising 590 smokers in 26 churches located in rural Appalachia. Discusses 3 themes identified by the participant’s evaluation of the program including the program’s ability to leverage social connections, be conveniently orientated, and to provide financial support for smoking cessation.
Author(s)
Nancy E. Schoenberg, Henry E. Bundy, Jordan A. Baeker Bispo, et al.
Location
Journal of Religion and Health, 54(2), 598-611
Date
04/2015
Type
Document
Tagged as
Access · Appalachia · Tobacco use · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Kentucky