Testing the feasibility and efficacy of a tobacco control strategy for parents of newborns
The Foundation's program, Smoke-Free Families: Innovations to Stop Smoking During and Beyond Pregnancy, was designed as a multi-component strategy to improve current clinical practice and advance the field into the next generation of smoking cessation techniques for childbearing women.The purpose of this project is to: (1) test the feasibility of implementing a systems-level tobacco control strategy for postpartum mothers and fathers initiated during the postpartum hospitalization; and (2) pilot test the short-term efficacy of this theory-driven parental tobacco control strategy implemented within a major childbirth center.
Amount Awarded $250,000.00
Awarded on: 8/26/2004
Time frame: 9/1/2004 - 12/31/2007
Grant Number: 51803