This e-learning course is comprised of 8 modules exploring how to deliver an effective cessation programme to your patients. Over the duration of this course you will learn about how we can combat the tobacco epidemic, methods for promoting a successful quit attempt, supporting your patients through their quit plan and pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment for tobacco dependence. The content was developed alongside experts in Tobacco Cessation from King's College London.
Module one (part one) focuses on the tobacco epidemic, including: types of tobacco use, what makes it an addictive substance and its prevalence on a global scale.
Published November 2017.