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Using evidence-based guidelines to help patients stop smoking selected references

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Office of Public Health and Science, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The health consequences of smoking: a report of the Surgeon General, 2004. www.surgeongeneral.gov/library/smokingconsequences. Accessed November 25, 2009.

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