Are psychiatric outpatients assessed for smoking?

ERTEKİN H., AYDIN M., Arslan M., ERTEKİN Y. H., Eren I.

KONURALP TIP DERGISI, vol.9, no.2, pp.155-159, 2017 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 9 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.18521/ktd.319784
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.155-159
  • Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: The presence of psychiatric disorder is not obstacle for the treatment to quit smoking; however this treatment is not preferred among primary purposes in these patients. We aimed to investigate use of tobacco, whether asked their smoking habit by a psychiatrist, the request of patients who smoke to quit smoking, whether they can get help from the psychiatric outpatient clinic of knowledge about smoking cessation and "Addiction and Treatment of Smoking" training of the psychiatrists effects on query of smoking status.