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Strengthening primary care provider treatment capacity in India

By globalbridges

The Strengthening Tobacco Cessation Capacity of Primary Care Professionals (SCCoPE) project combines online and face-to-face training as well as a network and community of practice to strengthen primary care providers’ capacity to provide effective, evidence-based tobacco dependence treatment.

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Practical Clinical Strategies for Delivering Evidence-Based Tobacco Dependence Interventions

By globalbridges

This presentation, delivered by Daryl Sharp, PhD, RN-CS, NPP of the University of Rochester School of Nursing, goes into detail about Nicotine Replacement Therapy and how it can best be used to deliver interventions to tobacco dependence. This focuses in particular on treatment in persons burdened by psychiatric disorders.A slideshow and audio recording are provided.

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Intensive Tobacco Intervention with Persons Challenged by Mental Illness: Manual for Nurses

By globalbridges

A manual for nurses on the treatment of tobacco dependence in persons challenged by mental illness developed by Dr. Daryl Sharp and her colleagues at the University of Rochester School of Nursing. This is a tobacco dependence intervention manual written by nurses for nurses. It complements the 2009 update of Smoking Cessation for Persons with Mental Illnesses: A Toolkit for Mental Health Providers (Morris, Waxmonsky, May, Giese, & Martin, 2009) in which the epidemiology, special challenges, and specific evidence-based interventions needed to help those with mental illnesses to stop smoking are well described.

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