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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 [The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners] . (2012) Supporting smoking cessation: a guide for health professionals. South Melbourne: The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. 80 p.

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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:Evidence resource
Publication Type:Guideline
Drug Type:Tobacco
Intervention Type:AOD disorder treatment method, AOD disorder drug therapy, Rehabilitation/Recovery, Psychosocial treatment method
Source:The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
Date:June 2012
Pages:80 p.
Publisher:The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners
Place of Publication:South Melbourne
Edition:Updated
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Accession Number:HRB (Electronic Only)
Subjects:HJ Treatment method > Substance disorder treatment method
HJ Treatment method > Psychosocial treatment method
VA Geographic area > Australia and Oceania > Australia
HJ Treatment method > Substance disorder treatment method > Cessation of substance use
B Substances > Tobacco (cigarette smoking)

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