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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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Beliefs about the harms of long-term use of nicotine replacement therapy

By globalbridges

Previous research has shown that a substantial proportion of smokers believe that nicotine causes serious diseases such as cancer, possibly deterring the use of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) for smoking cessation or smoking reduction. This study examined beliefs about the harms specifically from long-term use of NRT and associations between these and its use for smoking cessation and smoking reduction.Black A, Beard E., Brown J., Fidler J., West R. Beliefs about the harms of long-term use of nicotine replacement therapy: perceptions of smokers in England. Addiction 2012 May 28

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Tobacco Free Curriculum

By globalbridges

A comprehensive, evidence-based tobacco dependence curriculum for dental and dental hygiene faculty. The curriculum contains six learning modules, teaching strategies and extensive resources.

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