Resources

  • Website of tobacco cessation resources

    • 25 Dec 2014
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Southeast Asia (REGION)

    This website was developed for Project Quit Tobacco International, a 12 year NIH-funded tobacco cessation project which built capacity for cessation in India and Indonesia. The web site contains 15 educational modules for medical students, 14 videos modeling doctor patient communication skills for specific illnesses, a communications video for training practitioners to counsel patients; and detailed information on developing smoke free homes in communities. Materials are available in English, Bahasa, Malayalam and Kannada. There is also a link to QTI publications and many other resources for tobacco cessation.

  • Nurses: A force for change– webinar report

    • 03 Sep 2014
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    A report on the attendance, survey results, and discussions from the International Nurses’ Day panel discussion.

  • Canadian Centre For Addictions

    • 21 Aug 2014
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Nicotine Addiction (TOPIC)
    • US + Canada (REGION)

    The Canadian Centre For Addictions is an all-inclusive drug rehab program in Toronto for people suffering from alcohol and substance abuse issues. We provide a highly individualized, holistic approach to treatment where social, psychological, physical and spiritual needs are assessed and reviewed throughout the treatment process.

  • Johnson & Johnson Japan Smoking Survey Results

    • 02 Jun 2014
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    Johnson & Johnson Japan issued a press release on May 26 to announce the results of the 2014 version of their national public opinion survey of 8,000 indoor workers about smoking bans and second-hand smoke. This year’s version has three new questions not included in the 2012 version. 

  • ASH briefing on electrionic cigarettes

    • 30 Dec 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    ASH briefing on electrionic cigarettes

  • EU report on second hand smoke

    • 30 Dec 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Secondhand Smoke (TOPIC)
    • Europe (REGION)

    EU report

  • Performance of English stop smoking services in first 10 years: analysis of service monitoring data

    • 30 Sep 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Tobacco Dependence Treatment (TOPIC)
    • Europe (REGION)

    response to publication of the impact of population level England suggesting France should apply the findings at a national level

  • Becoming an Asthma Educator

    • 11 Sep 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • US + Canada (REGION)

    A full-day course which combines lectures, question-and-answer sessions, case discussions and hands-on demonstration to maximize understanding about effective asthma education for young children, school children, and adults. There will also be discussions about allergen exposure and tobacco smoke as they relate to asthma. Approved for Continuing Education Contact Hours for nurses, registered respiratory therapists, and pharmacists.

  • Mayo Edge: Very little known about health effects of e-cigarettes

    • 19 Aug 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Health Harms (TOPIC)

    Mayo Clinic addresses the unknowns of electronic cigarettes.

  • Report- burden of tobacco related deaths in Argentina

    • 14 Aug 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)
    • Latin America (REGION)

    Pitarque et al in 2000 reported 40,000 death tobacco related the burden of in Argentina. This report confirms that figure and explore the burden of tobacco not only in terms of mortality and morbidity but in direct cost as well.

  • Efficiency and efficacy of E cigs study

    • 28 Jun 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    Published paper looking at outcomes from use of e cigs

  • NCSCT briefing – quick wins from stopping smoking

    • 12 Jun 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    This briefing summarises the evidence about the short term benefits of stopping smoking

  • NCSCT briefing – the importance of the ‘not a puff rule’

    • 12 Jun 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    The ‘not-a-puff’ rule involves assisting smokers to stop smoking abruptly, commit to not smokingany further cigarettes after the quit date and also to promise to not taking even a single puff ona cigarette from that day forwards – this briefing provides the rationale and the theoretical and empirical evidence behind thisclinical intervention

  • NCSCT briefing – stopping smoking and health inequalities

    • 12 Jun 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    This briefing summarises the evidence around stop smoking services and reducing health inequalities

  • Weekday twitter posts on tobacco research and policy

    • 09 Jun 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • About Tobacco Control (TOPIC)

    I post links to research and policy-related news on tobacco control. S. Hamann

  • EU report on second hand smoke

    • 02 Apr 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)
    • Europe (REGION)

    This report describes work to date and the current picture with regard to exposure to second hand smoke across the countries of the European Union

  • Stop Smoking with Barca website (European Commission)

    • 02 Apr 2013
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    This website is provided for the member countries of the EC and contains support for smokers who want to quit linked to support from football club FC Barca

  • Revista Prevencion en Tabaquismo

    • 26 Nov 2012
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Tobacco Dependence Treatment (TOPIC)
    • Latin America (REGION)

    Volumen 14 Numero 3 Julio a Septiembre 2012

  • Revista Prevencion del Tabaquismo

    • 15 Oct 2012
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    Revista incluída en el Indice Médico Español (IME) y el Indice Bibliográfico Español de Ciencias de la Salud (IBECS). Volumen 14, número 2 Abril/Junio 2012. Area de Tabaquismo de la Sociedad Española de Neumología y Cirujía Toracica

  • Nurses’ Responsibilities in Smoking Cessation

    • 21 Sep 2012
    • Brochure (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Training (TOPIC)
    • Europe (REGION)

    Source: WHO European Guidelines on the Treatment of Tobacco Dependence – A Guideline for Nurses.Fold double and cut off.