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Smoking Cessation-Benefits

Smokers who quit reduce risk by 50% (most in the first few months)

After cessation, risk approaches baseline in 5-15 years

Smoking cessation is highly cost effective

programs cost less than continued smoking

$1100-$4500 per QALY

Often repeat intervention is needed

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