Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire

Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire

Addiction disorders
An instrument designed to assess tobacco dependence, which evaluates among other factors depth of inhalation, time from awakening to the day’s first cigarette, smoking when bed-ridden with illness, and difficulty in refraining from smoking when it is forbidden (as in, inside an airplane).

Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire

Addiction disorders An instrument for assessing tobacco dependence, which evaluates, among other factors, depth of inhalation, time from awakening to day's first cigarette, smoking when bedridden with illness, and difficulty in smoking cessation. See Smoking, Tobacco.
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Measuring nicotine dependence: a review of the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire.
The Fagerstrom test for nicotine dependence: a revision of the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire.
1991): The Fagerstrom Test for Nicotine Dependence: a revision of the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire.
The Fagerstrom Test for Nicotine Dependence, a revision of the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire.
Encontrou-se sete citacoes dos instrumentos Diagnostic and Statistical Manual-IV (DSM-IV), Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire (FTQ) e Heavy Smoking Index (HSI).
Evaluating screening performances of the Fagerstrom tolerance questionnaire, the Fagerstrom test for nicotine dependence and the heavy smoking index among Taiwanese male smokers.
The original Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire (Fagerstrom, 1978) is more than 30 years old, but more recently the Fagerstrom Test for Nicotine Dependence (FTND; Heatherton, Kozlowski, Frecker, & Fagerstrom, 1991) has become the most widely used in the field of smoking assessment.
8 on the modified Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire, indicating no or very light addiction.
In all three studies, nicotine dependence at baseline was quantified with the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire (FTQ).
In all three studies, nicotine dependence at baseline was quantified with the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire (FTQ), a brief, self-report survey that measures nicotine dependence on a scale of 0-10, with 10 being the highest level of dependence (see box).