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Comparing the predictive validity of five cigarette dependence questionnaires

Published inDrug and alcohol dependence, vol. 107, no. 2-3, p. 128-133
Publication date2010

To determine whether the long and short versions of the Cigarette Dependence Scale (CDS), the Fagerström Test for Nicotine Dependence (FTND), the Heaviness of Smoking Index (HSI) and the Nicotine Dependence Syndrome Scale (NDSS) predicted smoking abstinence.

  • Adult
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Health Surveys
  • Humans
  • Internet
  • Male
  • Nicotine/toxicity
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • Psychometrics
  • Questionnaires
  • Reproducibility of Results
  • Smoking/psychology
  • Smoking Cessation/psychology
  • Substance Withdrawal Syndrome/diagnosis/psychology
  • Switzerland
  • Time Factors
  • Tobacco Use Disorder/diagnosis/psychology/rehabilitation
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COURVOISIER, Delphine, ETTER, Jean-François. Comparing the predictive validity of five cigarette dependence questionnaires. In: Drug and alcohol dependence, 2010, vol. 107, n° 2-3, p. 128–133. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2009.09.011
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