Results of the SHARPISH study published

posted 30 Oct 2015, 02:42 by Clara Yates   [ updated 30 Oct 2015, 02:42 ]
Researchers at the University of East Anglia and the University of Cambridge carried out a study investigating the use of self-help materials for the prevention of smoking relapse, the SHARPISH study. 

1404 People from across Norfolk, Suffolk, Hertfordshire and Lincolnshire took part in this research study.
In addition GP Practices, pharmacies, local government Health Trainers and NHS Stop Smoking Services were involved.

The study was funded by the National institute for Health Research (NIHR) Health Technology Assessment (HTA) funding stream. The results have been published in the Journal Addiction and the Plain English Summary can be accessed on the HTA website.