Resources

  • Slaying the evil dragon

    • 11 Jan 2015
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    An article from CHEST Journal and an inspiring video from Aetna.

  • Treating tobacco dependence— A global need and a global initiative

    • 18 Jun 2013
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    Cigarette smoking is recognized as the greatest preventable cause of death and disability in the world, causing more deaths each year than malaria, tuberculosis, suicide, homicide, and HIV/AIDS combined. The tobacco pandemic and the associated adverse health consequences will only increase as we go further into the 21st Century if nothing is done to stem the tide.

  • European scoping exercise – whats happening in tobacco dependence treatment?

    • 26 Feb 2013
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)
    • Europe (REGION)

    This report, produced by the European GB team, was carried out to identify and determine which European countries might be willing and able to receive evidence-based support and assistance with training of health care professionals. The scoping exercise included three phases of activity; Phase 1 (web search), Phase 2 (direct country contact) and Phase 3 (face to face exploratory meeting with selected countries).

  • MMWR Report: Quitting Smoking Among Adults-United States, 2001–2010

    • 11 Nov 2011
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    The Centers for Disease Control analyzed 2010 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) data to describe U.S. adult smokers’ interest in quitting, quit attempts in the past year, successful recent smoking cessation, and use of evidence-based cessation treatments and services by demographic characteristics.  Read the full report.