Smoking cessation: benefits versus risks of using pharmacotherapy to quit

This publication co-authored by USC Institute for Global Health Director Jonathan Samet aims to identify smoking cessation benefits health and lengthens life expectancy at any age. With that rationale, smoking cessation figures centrally in comprehensive tobacco control initiatives, including the recommendations of the US Preventive Services Task Force and the World Health Organization.

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Authors: Jonathan Samet
Publication: Circulation
Date: January 7, 2014
Publication Link: http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/129/1/8.long