Lewis JA, Senft N, Chen H, Weaver KE, Spalluto LB, Sandler KL, Horn L, Massion PP, Dittus RS, Roumie CL, Tindle HA. Evidence-based smoking cessation treatment: a comparison by healthcare system. BMC health services research. 2021 Jan 7;21(21). 33 p. PMID: 33413353 [PubMed] PMCID: PMC7792006
A systems-level approach to smoking cessation treatment may optimize healthcare provider adherence to guidelines. Institutions such as the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) are unique in their systematic approach, but comparisons of provider behavior in different healthcare systems are limited.