Smoking Cessation Strategies

Return to all Care of Cardiovascular Conditions 1st Edition sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 mins.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Identify evidence-based strategies that may be implemented into practice to assist patients in successful smoking cessation.
2. Assess patients for individual factors that may need to be addressed or considered when choosing a treatment strategy to increase their chances of success.
3. Counsel patients on the available evidence surrounding the safety and efficacy of noncombustible nicotine products, including the use of snus and ENDS.
4. Provide patients with outside resources that may assist them in successful smoking cessation, including (but not limited to): quit-lines, community and online counseling and support groups, mobile apps and texting programs.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2021

David Koo, MD, Hospitalist, Florida Hospital Waterman; Assistant Professor, University of Central Florida College of Medicine; Clinical Professor, Florida State University College of Medicine, Tallahassee

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2021
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