Kerman University of Medical Sciences
1. Does Smoking Cessation Improve Oral Health-related Quality of Life? A Pilot Study

Raha Habibagahi; Nader Navabi; Maryam Alsadat Hashemipour; Atefeh Hashemzehi

Volume 12, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, , Pages 167-174

  Background: Smoking tobacco is a significant health problem for humankind. Cigarettes could affect people’slife from socioeconomic and psychosomatic aspects. The oral cavity is the first orifice through which cigarettesmoke enters the body. Thus, it is directly exposed to cigarettes and their harmful ...  Read More

2. Efficacy of Smoking Cessation on Stress, Anxiety, and Depression in Smokers with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Trial

Mehran Zarghami; Fatemeh Taghizadeh; Ali Sharifpour; Abbas Alipour

Volume 10, Issue 3 , Summer 2018, , Pages 137-147

  Background: Stress, anxiety, and depression have been reported as very common comorbidities in smokers with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This study was aimed to investigate the effectiveness of smoking cessation on stress, anxiety, and depression in smokers with COPD. Methods: Three ...  Read More

3. The Effects of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy on Man Smokers’ Comorbid Depression and Anxiety Symptoms and Smoking Cessation: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Mohammadreza Davoudi; Abdolah Omidi; Mojtaba Sehat; Zahra Sepehrmanesh

Volume 9, Issue 3 , Autumn 2017, , Pages 129-138

  Background: Besides physical problems, cigarette smoking is associated with a high prevalence of comorbid depression and anxiety symptoms. One of the reasons behind high post-cessation smoking lapse and relapse rates is inattentiveness to these symptoms during the process of cessation. The aim of this ...  Read More

4. Screening for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease in Smoking Cessation ‎Clinic in France

Pougnet Richard; Heno Gilles; Zarrin Alavi; Lienau Christine; Le Bretonnic Maryline; Garlantézec Ronan; Pougnet Laurence; Perriot Jean; Dewitte Jean-Dominique

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2016, , Pages 1-8

  Background: The purpose of this study was to detect chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) among smokers seeking treatment for the first time in a smoking cessation clinic and to assess the predictors of positive screening. Methods: This study was based on a multicenter survey with questionnaires ...  Read More

5. Attitudes, Practices and Perceived Barriers in Smoking Cessation among Dentists of Udaipur city, Rajasthan, India

Nagesh Bhat; Jaddu Jyothirmai Reddy; Mandeepsinh Gohil; Megha Khatri; Mridula Ladha; Meenakshi Sharma

Volume 6, 1-2 , Winter 2014, , Pages 73-80

  Background: Tobacco is one of the most important causes of morbidity and mortality. Tobacco toll in India has one-fifth of all worldwide death attributed to tobacco. There are 700000 deaths per year due to smoking and 800000-900000 per year to all forms of tobacco use of exposure in India. The role of ...  Read More