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Zwar, Nicholas and Richmond, Robyn and Borland, Ron and Peters, Matthew and Litt, John and Bell, John and Caldwell, Belinda and Ferretter, Ian (2012) Supporting smoking cessation: a guide for health professionals. South Melbourne: The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners.

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Supporting smoking cessation: a guide for health professionals is intended to serve as a resource for healthcare professionals providing advice for smoking cessation.

Contents:
• Introduction
• Tobacco smoking: the scope of the problem
• The role of health professionals
• The ‘5As’ structure for smoking cessation
• Nicotine addiction
• Pharmacotherapy for smoking cessation
• Other pharmacotherapy options
• Other forms of treatment and support for smoking cessation
• Smoking reduction rather than smoking cessation
• Relapse
• Smoking cessation in high prevalence populations
• Smoking cessation in populations with special needs
• Secondhand smoke
• Resources for health professionals


Item Type
Report
Publication Type
International, Guideline, Report
Drug Type
Tobacco / Nicotine
Intervention Type
Drug therapy, Treatment method, Psychosocial treatment method, Rehabilitation/Recovery
Date
June 2012
Pages
80 p.
Publisher
The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
Place of Publication
South Melbourne
Edition
Updated
EndNote
Accession Number
HRB (Electronic Only)

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