• What is the most effective form of nicotine replacement therapy for smoking cessation? 

    Glick, John D. (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2009-02)
    All forms of nicotine replacement therapy improve 6-month quit rates by about 60% over placebo (yielding a 2%-8% improvement in the absolute rate). In heavily dependent patients, there is added benefit to using high-dose ...
  • What is the most effective nicotine replacement therapy? 

    Diefenbach, Lisa J.; Smith, Patrick O.; Nashelsky, Joan (Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2003-06)
    No single nicotine replacement therapy is most effective for all smokers. All forms of nicotine replacement therapy (gum, transdermal patch, spray, inhaler, and lozenge) are equally effective, increasing smoking cessation ...