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Table 2 Greek nursing students' educational background on smoking and smoking cessation (positive responses) by smoking status

From: Nursing education and beliefs towards tobacco cessation and control: a cross- sectional national survey (GHPSS) among nursing students in Greece

During your studies have you ever..... Total Smokers Non smokers p-value1
  % (n) % (n) % (n)  
..received formal training on the dangers of smoking? 91.1 (173) 93.7 (59) 89.8 (114) 0.337
..discussed the reasons why people smoke? 46.8 (89) 38.1 (24) 51.2 (65) 0.089
..been told about the importance of asking about patients' smoking habits? 91.5 (173) 90.3 (56) 92.1 (117) 0.676
..been told about smoking cessation techniques? 14.8 (28) 14.3 (9) 15.1 (19) 0.885
..been told about the importance of counseling material on smoking cessation? 53.4 (101) 47.6 (30) 56.3 (71) 0.257
..been told about nicotine replacement therapies? 93.6 (177) 93.6 (59) 93.6 (118) 1.000
..been told about the use of antidepressants in smoking cessation? 19.5 (370 19.0 (12) 19.7 (25) 0.917
  1. 1: P-values based on two sided tests.