Treating tobacco dependence: guidance for primary care on life-saving interventions

The International Primary Care Respiratory Group (IPCRG) penned a new paper in Primary Care Respiratory Medicine last month providing recommendations for primary care professionals to play a vital role in helping their patients quit smoking. View the article here.

Two Global Bridges projects facilitated by IPCRG have implemented this guidance in the clinical setting to teach primary care treatment of tobacco dependence in Uganda and Eastern Europe.