Evaluation success rate of quit smoking among referral patients to our Anti tobacco clinic Since 2013 to 2015 based on new approach
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IRANIAN Anti tobacco Association, Iran
Research center of FARABI Hospital, Iran
Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Respiratory Disease Reseach Network-Iran, Iran
General,Iranian Anti Tobacco Association, Iran
Medical student of IRAN University, Iran
Hemat highway-IRAN University, Iran
Publication date: 2018-06-13
Corresponding author
Homeira Bigdeli   

IRANIAN Anti tobacco Association, Iran
Tob. Prev. Cessation 2018;4(Supplement):A147
This study aimed to evaluate achieving success in patients referred to IRANIAN Ant tobacco Association clinic(NGO) represents an appropriate sample of IRAN ‘S Population in comparison with universal organization during 2013-2015.Since failure to quit will occur in a high percentage of patients stricken with smoking we intended to examine our approach for quit in comparison other universal approach.

In this cohort study patients between 20-65 years that referred to our clinic were included. After questioner filled out for each patients, so patient filled out demographic properties in another form, after that co test was done. Quit smoking which were based on private counselling at our first step for 45 minutes and medication(drug,gums,skin patch) was periscribed.Those patients that high risk for CVD and Pulmonary disease and peripheral vascular disease refers to subspecialty center .After 3 weeks sharing idea in group classes were done FOR 2-3 HOURS, and we explain patient problems,difficulties,experiences,reasons of failure to quit and reasons of success, and help to patients that refuse of medication, Then patient followed after 1 ,3,6,12 months after first visit.

Among 388 patients.(313 males,75 females) participated in this study. 134males(42.8%)26 females(34.6%) quitted smoking successfully. Overall(males and females) percent of success rate was 41.2% after 12 months follow up.

We demonstrate private counselling with patients at our first step ,then sharing idea in group class were of higher efficacy & satisfactory results in comparison to those applied by other general universal organizations and clinic and we saw increased percent of quit smoking and success rate.