"Cold turkey" works best for smoking cessation
"Cold turkey" works best for smoking cessation. PRACTICE CHANGER: Counsel patients who want to quit smoking that abrupt smoking cessation is more effective for long-term abstinence than taking a gradual approach. STRENGTH OF RECOMMENDATION: B: Based on one well-designed, randomized controlled trial.
Journal of Family Practice, 66(03) 2017: 174-176.