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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The Fagerstrom test for nicotine dependence: a revision of the Fagerstrom tolerance questionnaire. British Journal of Addiction, 86, 1119-1127.
Reliability of the Fagerstrom tolerance questionnaire and the Fagerstrom test for nicotine dependence.
Measuring nicotine dependence: a review of the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire. J Behav Med 1989 Apr; 12(2):159-182.
Measuring nicotine dependence a review of the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire. J Behav Med 1989; 12: 159-82.
Evaluating screening performances of the Fagerstrom tolerance questionnaire, the Fagerstrom test for nicotine dependence and the heavy smoking index among Taiwanese male smokers.
Measuring nicotine dependence: A review of the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 12, 159-181.
(1991): The Fagerstrom Test for Nicotine Dependence: a revision of the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire. British Journal of Addiction, 86, 1119-1127.
A comparison of the psychometric properties of the Hooked on Nicotine Checklist and the modified Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire. Addictive Behaviors, 31, 486-495.
The Fagerstr/Sm Test for Nicotine Dependence: A revision of the Fagerstrom Tolerance Questionnaire. British Journal of Addiction, 86, 1119-1127.
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.