Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, November 22nd, 1999
Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, researcher J. Taylor Hays, MD, and colleagues presented their study findings on this treatment in the November 1999 issue of the American Journal of Public Health ("Over-the-Counter Nicotine Patch Therapy for Smoking Cessation: Results From Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, and Open Label Trials"). The journal is a publication of the American Public Health Association.
Hays et al. found smoking cessation rates were 16.8 percent and 9.6 percent at week 6 and 8.7 percent and 4.3 percent at week 24,...
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