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Treatment for Tobacco Dependence - Electronic Cigarettes

This module focuses on the use of e-cigarettes for tobacco cessation, including; how they work, the different generations of e-cigarette, how effective they are and their safety. 

This e-learning course is comprised of 8 modules exploring how to deliver an effective cessation programme to your patients. The content was developed alongside experts in Tobacco Cessation from King's College London.

Published November 2017.

Treatment for Tobacco Dependence - Electronic Cigarettes
Module
English
0 CME Points

Target audience

This module is for health professionals/students looking to expand their knowledge in the field of tobacco addiction with a focus on tobacco dependence treatment.

Learning objectives

Participants will gain knowledge and understanding of:

  • The current evidence base of the efficacy and safety of electronic cigarettes in treating tobacco dependence.
  • Current legislation and regulation across the world.

IT Requirements

This module requires the learner to have a good, stable internet connection and can run on Internet Explorer 7 and above, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Opera on either Windows or MacOS. Flash Add-on is also required to run this module.

If you are viewing this module on an iPad (through a browser), please download the free Articulate Mobile Player beforehand. Other tablet devices may not be compatible - please check for Flash compatibility.

If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please contact education@ecancer.org and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Disclosure policy

ecancer and everyone involved in the development of this module has no actual or potential conflict of interest whatsoever which impinges on the making, peer reviewing and dissemination of this e-learning module which was made possible through an unrestricted educational grant from Pfizer.

Support

Production of this module was funded by an unrestricted grant from Pfizer.