Advanced SearchSearch Tips
Effect of Auricular Acupressure Therapy on Decreasing Smoking rates, Desire for Smoking, and Exhaled Carbon Monoxide in Male College Students
facebook(new window)  Pirnt(new window) E-mail(new window) Excel Download
 Title & Authors
Effect of Auricular Acupressure Therapy on Decreasing Smoking rates, Desire for Smoking, and Exhaled Carbon Monoxide in Male College Students
Kwon, Oh Yun; Song, Jung Hee; Park, Kyung Sook;
  PDF(new window)
Purpose: This study was conducted to investigate the effect of auricular acupressure therapy on decreasing smoking rates, desire for smoking, and exhaled carbon monoxide in male college students. Methods: The quasi-experimental, nonequivalent control group pretest-posttest design was used in this study. The participants (n
Smoking cessation;Acupressure;Carbon monoxide;
 Cited by
Effect of complex training on carbon monoxide, cardiorespiratory function, and body mass among lege students at the initial stage of stopping smoking, Journal of Physical Therapy Science, 2017, 29, 8, 1297  crossref(new windwow)
Ahn, H. K., Lee, H. J., Jong, D. S., Lee, S. Y., Kim, S. W., & Kang, J. H. (2002). The reliability and validity of Korean version of questionnaire for nicotine dependence. Journal of Korean Academy of Family Medicine, 23(8), 999-1008.

Chen, H. H., Yeh, M. L., & Chao, Y. H. (2006). Comparing effects of auricular acupressure with and without an internet-assisted program on smoking cessation and self-efficacy of adolescents. Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine (New York, N.Y.), 12(2), 147-152. crossref(new window)

Fagerstrom, K., & Schneider, N. G. (1989). Measuring nicotine dependence: A review of the fagerstrom tolerance questionnaire. Jounal of Behavioral Medicine, 12(2), 159-182. crossref(new window)

Faul, F., Erdfelder, E., Buchner, A., & Lang, A. (2009). Statistical power analyses using G*Power 3.1: Tests for correlation and regression analyses. Behavior Research Methods, 41, 1149-1160. crossref(new window)

Fritz, D. J., Carney, R. M., Steinmeyer, B., Ditson, G., Hill, N., & Cheng, J. Z. (2013). The efficacy of auriculotherapy for smoking cessation. Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, 26(1), 61-70. crossref(new window)

Gunnell, D., Irvine, D., Wise, L., Davies, C., & Martin, R. M. (2009). Varenicline and suicidal behaviour: A cohort study based on data from the general practice research database. British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Ed.), 339, b3805. crossref(new window)

Jiloha, R. C. (2008). Tabaco use: Health and behaviour. Daryaganj, Delhi, IND: New Age International.

Kong, J. H., & Ha, Y. M. (2013). Effects of a smoking cessation program including telephone counseling and text messaging using stages of change for outpatients after a myocardial infarction. Journal of Korean Academy of Nursing, 43(4), 557-567. crossref(new window)

Korean Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014). 2013 Korea youth risk behavior web-based survey. Seoul: Author.

Kwon, S. J., & Park, J. S. (2011). Analysis of Korean nursing research on auricular acupuncture and ear acupressure therapy. Keimyung Journal of Nursing Science, 15(1), 103-114.

Lee, J. O., Kim, S. J., Kim, J. S., & Park, H. H. (2010). Ear acupressure therapy. Seoul: Baflog.

Leung, L., Neufeld, T., & Marin, S. (2012). Effect of self-administered auricular acupressure on smoking cessation-a pilot study. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, 28 (12), 11.

Mills, E. J., Wu, P., Lockhart, I., Wilson, K., & Ebbert, J. O. (2010). Adverse events associated with nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) for smoking cessation. A systematic review and meta-analysis of one hundred and twenty studies involving 177,390 individuals. Tobacco Induced Diseases, 8(8). 1-15. crossref(new window)

Ministry of Health and Welfare. (2014). Smoking comprehensive measures. Seoul: Author.

Ministry of Health and Welfare, Korea Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2014). Korea health statistics 2013: Korea national health and nutrition examination survey. No. KNHANES VI-1. Korea.

OECD. (2012). "Tobacco", in Health at a glance: Asia/pacific 2012 Pari, France: OECD Publishing.

Park, S. H., Hwang, J. H., Choi, Y. K., & Kang, C. B. (2012). The effectiveness of smoking cessation program in adults: Systematic review of randomized controlled trials. Korean Journal of Health Education Promotion, 29(3), 1-14.

Prochaska, J. O., & DiClemente, C. C., & Norcross, J. C. (1992). In search of how people change. applications to addictive behaviors. The American Psychologist, 47(9), 1102-1114. crossref(new window)

Sok, S. H., Gwon, J. Y., & Kim, K. B. (2005). Effects of auricular acupressure therapy on smoking cessation for residents in a community. Journal of East-West Nursing Research, 11(2), 110-115.

Sok, S. H., & Kim, K. B. (2006). Effects of auricular acupressure therapy on smoking cessation for male adults in rural areas. Journal of Korean Academy of Adult Nursing, 18(5), 781-789.

Sok, S. H., & Kim, K. B. (2007). Effects of auricular acupressure therapy on smoking cessation for female university students. Korean Journal of Woman Health Nursing, 13(1), 28-34.

Vanderkooy, J. D., Kennedy, S. H., & Bagby, R. M. (2002). Antidepressant side effects in depression patients treated in a naturalistic setting: A study of bupropion, moclobemide, paroxetine, sertraline, and venlafaxine. Canadian Journal of Psychiatry. Revue Canadienne De Psychiatrie, 47(2), 174-180.

Waite, N. R., & Clough, J. B. (1998). A single-blind, placebocontrolled trial of a simple acupuncture treatment in the cessation of smoking. British Journal of General Practice, 48(433), 1487-1490.

Wang, Y. Z., Chen, H. H., Yeh, M. L., & Lin, S. D. (2010). Auricular acupressure combined with multimedia instruction or alone for quitting smoking in young adults: A quasi-experimental study. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 47(9), 1089-1095. crossref(new window)

West, R., & Shiffman, S. (2007). Fast facts: Smoking cessation. Oxford: Health Press Limited.

White, A. R., Rampes, H., Liu, J. P., Stead, L. F., & Campbell, J. (2014). Acupuncture and related interventions for smoking cessation. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 1, CD000009.

World Health Organization. (2014). Why tobacco is a public health priority. Retrieved August. 22, 2014, from

Yeh, M., Chung, Y., Chen, K., & Chen, H. (2011). Pain reduction of acupoint electrical stimulation for patients with spinal surgery: A placebo-controlled study. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 48(6), 703-709. crossref(new window)

Yeh, M. L., Wang, P. L., Lin, J. G., & Chung, M. L. (2014). The effects and measures of auricular acupressure and interactive multimedia for smoking cessation in college students. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine: eCAM, 2014, 898431. 1-6. crossref(new window)

Zhang, A. L., Di, Y. M., Worsnop, C., May, B. H., Da Costa, C., & Xue, C. C. (2013). Ear acupressure for smoking cessation: A randomised controlled trial. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine: eCAM, 2013, 637073. 1-8. crossref(new window)