Table 2

Smoking status at six months follow up using complete case analysis
Outcome Intervention group–1 (n=98) Intervention group–2 (n=98) Unadjusted OR (95% CI) Adjusted OR* (95% CI) p value for adjusted OR
n (%) n (%)
Quit rate 14 (14.3) 58 (59.2) 8.7 (4.3-17.4) 10.7 (5.1-22.7) <0.001
Harm reduction 25 (29.8) 20 (50.0) 2.3 (1.1-5.1) 2.6 (1.1-5.8) 0.025

*Adjusted for age, education, occupation, presence of any other chronic disease, duration of diabetes, volume of counseling sessions received and number of sticks per day. Quit Rate= Point prevalence abstinence of no smoking in the last seven days. Harm reduction=Reduction of smoking (number of sticks per day) more than 50% of baseline use. OR=Odds Ratio. CI = Confidence Interval.

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Thankappan et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:47   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-47

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