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Table 2 Health care seeking for tobacco and or alcohol use and tobacco use drinking interaction stratified by study condition (N = 620)

From: Screening and concurrent brief intervention of conjoint hazardous or harmful alcohol and tobacco use in hospital out-patients in Thailand: a randomized controlled trial

  Intervention (Tobacco plus alcohol) (n = 215) Control (Tobacco) (n = 199) Control (Alcohol) (n = 206) Statistics  
  N (%) or M (SD) N (%) or M (SD) N (%) or M (SD) χ2 P-value
In the past three months did you consult for your tobacco use any health care provider
Health facility 4 (1.9) 1 (0.5) 2 (1.0) 1.83; df = 2 0.397
Traditional/Complementary medicine provider 2 (0.9) 0 0 3.83; df = 2 0.146
Self-help or quit line 8 (3.8) 6 (3.0) 2 (1.0) 3.48; df = 2 0.173
Other provider 2 (1.0) 2 (1.0) 2 (1.0) .001; df = 2 0.999
In the past three months did you consult for your alcohol use any health care provider
Health facility 0 0 0   
Traditional/Complementary medicine provider 1 (0.5) 0 0   
Self-help or quit line 0 0 0   
Other provider 2 (1.0) 1 (0.5) 1 (0.5)   
Tendency of smoking more when drinking
Never 33 (15.5) 34 (17.3) 43 (21.0) 192.36; <0.001
Sometimes 10 (4.7) 17 (8.7) 37 (18.0) df = 10  
Half of the time 5 (2.3) 8 (4.1) 23 (11.2)   
Most of the time 58 (27.2) 15 (7.7) 95 (46.3)   
Every time 107 (50.2) 122 (62.2) 7 (3.4)