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Table 3 Clients’ interest in different smoking cessation and harm reduction advice

From: Smoking and its treatment in addiction services: Clients’ and staff behaviour and attitudes

If you are interested in receiving advice, what sort of things would you be interested in hearing about? Advice on - % Yes (n) % Unsure (n) % No (n) % Don’t know enough (n)
Stopping smoking abruptly (total n = 72) 53 (38) 19 (14) 28 (20)  
Stopping smoking by gradually reducing the no. of cigarettes smoked (total n = 73) 77 (56) 5 (4) 18 (13)  
Replacing some cigarettes with other forms of nicotine delivery (total n = 76) 87 (66) 5 (4) 8 (6)  
NRT to help with withdrawals (total n = 77) 60 (44) 12 (9) 8 (6) 14 (18)
Bupropion (Zyban) to help with withdrawals (total n = 65) 17 (11) 8 (5) 6 (4) 69 (45)
Varenicline (Champix) to help with withdrawals (total n = 63) 17 (11) 6 (4) 6 (4) 70 (44)