Stigmatizing Smoking: An Effective Deterrent?
The Carlat Addiction Treatment Report, Volume 8, Number 2, March 2020
Benjamin Oldfield, MD
Dr. Oldfield has disclosed that he has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
In a randomized controlled trial, researchers tested a statement that invokes shame in people who smoke cigarettes and measured how it impacts the time until they smoke the next cigarette.