MS-CHAT: Counseling from trained medical students may help patients quit smoking

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Trained medical students may be able to provide effective tobacco cessation counseling to hospitalized patients, thereby improving patient access to counseling services, a speaker reported.
Researchers also observed improvements in student knowledge of behavioral counselling, according to the results of the MS-CHAT trial.
Priyanka Satish, MD, cardiology fellow at Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center, received the second place in early career research award at the American Society for Preventive Cardiology Congress on CVD Prevention for evaluating whether

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Trained medical students may be able to provide effective tobacco cessation counseling to hospitalized patients, thereby improving patient access to counseling services, a speaker reported.
Researchers also observed improvements in student knowledge of behavioral counselling, according to the results of the MS-CHAT trial.
Priyanka Satish, MD, cardiology fellow at Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart and Vascular Center, received the second place in early career research award at the American Society for Preventive Cardiology Congress on CVD Prevention for evaluating whether