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ISCI_SEC team kicks off project in Barcelona

By Cristina Martinez

Earlier this year, 10 researchers from the ISCI_SEC Project met in Barcelona to plan the implementation process of a smoking cessation intervention in hospitals, which ultimately will help to systematically identify, motivate, treat, and follow-up smokers after discharge.

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Grupos focales exploran la experiencia de los alumnos del proyecto FRUITFUL

By Cristina Martinez

Alrededor de 250 clínicos (principalmente médicos y enfermeras) se han inscrito al Curso Online en Intervención Breve para Dejar de Fumar adaptado a la realidad de tres hospitales de América Latina: (1) el Instituto de Oncología de Bolivia del Este (en Bolivia) (2) Hospital del Cáncer Dr. Bernardo del Valle (en Guatemala) y (3) del […]

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Focus groups explore Fruitful students’ experiences

By Cristina Martinez

About 250 clinicians, mainly doctors and nurses, have enrolled in the Online Tobacco Cessation Training Program adapted to the reality of three hospitals in Latin America through the Fruitful Project: The Institute of Oncology in Bolivia East Hospital Cancer Dr. Bernardo del Valle in Guatemala The National Institute of Respiratory and Environment Diseases (INERAM) in […]

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Update from the second Fruitful Project researchers meeting in Santa Cruz

By Cristina Martinez

On 19 and 20 April 2016, researchers from the Fruitful Project met in Santa Cruz (Bolivia) to evaluate results of a new online training program, “Brief Intervention for Smoking Cessation,” addressed to three Latin American countries. About 250 clinicians (mainly doctors and nurses) have enrolled in the course from three pioneering hospitals: The Oncology Institute […]

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Segunda reunión de investigadores del “Proyecto Fruitful” en Santa Cruz (Bolivia)

By Cristina Martinez

El 19 y 20 del 2016, se ha celebrado la segunda reunión de investigadores del “Proyecto Fruitful” en Santa Cruz (Bolivia) con el objetivo de evaluar los resultados de un nuevo curso online en “Intervención breve para dejar de fumar” dirigido a  hospitales de tres países de América Latina. Alrededor de 250 clínicos (principalmente médicos […]

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Fruitful project: 250 Latin American clinicians enroll in online smoking cessation training course

By Cristina Martinez

A total of 250 clinicians (mainly doctors and nurses) have enrolled in the online course “Brief intervention for smoking cessation” from three pioneering hospitals in Latin America: the Oncology Institute of Eastern Bolivia, the Cancer Institute and Hospital Dr. Bernardo del Valle in Guatemala, and the National Institute of Respiratory and Environmental Diseases (INERAM) in […]

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