Journal article

Psychosocial interventions for supporting women to stop smoking in pregnancy

Catherine Chamberlain, Alison O'Mara-Eves, Jessie Porter, Tim Coleman, Susan M Perlen, James Thomas, Joanne E McKenzie

COCHRANE DATABASE OF SYSTEMATIC REVIEWS | WILEY | Published : 2017

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Tobacco smoking remains one of the few preventable factors associated with complications in pregnancy, and has serious long-term implications for women and babies. Smoking in pregnancy is decreasing in high-income countries, but is strongly associated with poverty and is increasing in low- to middle-income countries. OBJECTIVES: To assess the effects of smoking cessation interventions during pregnancy on smoking behaviour and perinatal health outcomes. SEARCH METHODS: In this sixth update, we searched the Cochrane Pregnancy and Childbirth Group's Trials Register (13 November 2015), checked reference lists of retrieved studies and contacted trial authors. SELECTION CRITERIA: Rando..

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Grants

Awarded by National Institute for Health Research, UK


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council Early Career Fellowship, Australia


Funding Acknowledgements

Internal sourcesr EPPI-Centre, Social Science Research Unit, Institute of Education, University of London, London, UK.r External sourcesr National Institute for Health Research, UK.r Cochrane Review Incentive Scheme Award 15/81/18r National Health and Medical Research Council Early Career Fellowship (1088813), Australia.