Smoking cessation is a cost-effective way of improving health; the provision of behavioural support and pharmacotherapy greatly improves quit rates compared to willpower or nicotine replacement bought over-the-counter. This module aims to inform members of the primary care team about the basics of smoking cessation and will be useful for those who prescribe in conjunction with outsourced smoking cessation services and those who provide full smoking cessation services within their practice.

Curriculum: ´╗┐Consulting in General Practice , Respiratory Health , Smoking, Alcohol and Substance Misuse
Time to complete this course: 30 minutes
Date of publication: 17 September 2018
Reviewed and updated: 15 July 2021
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