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Table 7 Characteristics of past use of addictive substances that helped participants quit smoking

From: Prisoners and cigarettes or ‘imprisoned in cigarettes’? What helps prisoners quit smoking?

Characteristics p-value Ex-smokers Smokers Total
   n (%) n (%) n (%)
Use of addictive substances
 no .029 19 (82.6) 51 (56) 70 (61.4)
 yes ns 4 (17.4) 40 (44) 44 (38.6)