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.
References in periodicals archive ?
The Fagerstrom Test for Nicotine Dependence: A revision of the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire.
Evaluating screening performances of the Fagerstrom tolerance questionnaire, the Fagerstrom test for nicotine dependence and the heavy smoking index among Taiwanese male smokers.
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).
RELATED ARTICLE: The Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire (1991 Revision)
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).
RELATED ARTICLE: Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire
Inclusion criteria required subjects to be between 18 and 55 years of age, smoke 20 or more cigarettes per day, score a minimum of 6 on the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire (a test of nicotine dependence; Fagerstrom & Schneider, 1989), and not have proximate plans to quite smoking.
Measuring nicotine dependence--a review of the Fagerstrom tolerance questionnaire.
Fagerstrom is known for creating the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire (FTQ) -- the established measure for assessing nicotine dependency.
It was tested and found psychometrically preferable to the original Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire (Heatherton et al.
Kabi is a recognized leader in smoking cessation, and Fagerstrom is known for creating the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire (FTQ), the established measure for assessing nicotine dependency, and the new revised Fagerstrom Test for Nicotine Dependency (FTND).