Table 3

Action plans and goal enactment predicting quit attempt and smoking cessation (Multivariate analyses)
Quit attempt (T2) 7 day point prevalence (T2) 7 day point prevalence (T3)
ORTOT ORPR ORTOT ORPR ORTOT ORPR
To remove all tobacco products from your house AP 0.93 1.00 1.25 1.24* 1.08 0.92
PE 1.70 1.80 3.55*** 2.96** 3.40** 3.56**
To choose a specific quit date AP 1.25 1.22 1.24 1.22 1.03 1.09
PE 1.88* 1.62 1.95* 2.06* 3.34*** 3.65**
To inform people in your environment that you are about to quit smoking AP 1.19 1.23 1.30* 1.26* 1.16 1.14
PE 1.75* 2.48** 1.24 1.21 1.47 1.59
To do something different when you feel like smoking AP 1.02 0.98 1.14 1.02 0.89 0.98
PE 2.44** 2.74** 1.94* 1.75* 1.31 0.89
To think about how you can prevent weight increase after you have quit smoking AP 0.91 0.94 1.10 1.20 1.20 1.18
PE 1.58 1.40 1.40 1.36 1.86 1.53
To remove all ashtrays from the house AP 1.01 1.07 0.98 1.04 1.06 1.11
PE 0.95 0.89 0.54 0.57 0.94 0.71
To search for certain aids to help you quit smoking AP 1.10 1.08 1.08 1.02 0.99 0.93
PE 1.63 1.80 1.37 1.45 0.94 0.82
To break your habit of smoking at specific times and places AP 1.18 1.09 0.86 0.84 1.45 1.09
PE 0.87 0.68 0.63 0.63 1.71 2.30
To read information about how to quit successfully AP 1.43* 1.50* 1.48* 1.17 0.80 0.91
PE 0.94 0.69 0.79 0.85 0.96 1.18
To think about how to cope with difficult situations before your quit attempt AP 1.01 0.87 0.79 0.85 0.88 0.81
PE 0.76 0.76 1.07 1.07 0.77 0.70
To make non-smoking agreements with the individuals living with you AP 0.88 0.91 0.98 0.94 0.91 0.95
PE 0.94 1.32 0.81 0.86 0.72 0.89
To find a buddy so you can quit together AP 0.96 0.88 0.97 0.94 0.96 0.98
PE 0.55 0.29** 0.66 0.59 0.73 0.66

AP action plans; PE plan enactment; † p < .10, * p < .05, ** p < .01, *** p < .001.

Total sample: N (T2) = 402; N (T3) = 232; PR sample: N (T2) = 313; N (T3) = 187.

de Vries et al.

de Vries et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:393   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-393

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