Chapter 60. Smoking Cessation

  1. Brian H. Rowe MD, MSc, CCFP(EM), FCCP Professor Research Director
  1. Lisa Cabral MD Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine1 and
  2. Steven L. Bernstein MD Vice Chair Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine2

Published Online: 27 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303674.ch60

Evidence-Based Emergency Medicine

Evidence-Based Emergency Medicine

How to Cite

Cabral, L. and Bernstein, S. L. (2008) Smoking Cessation, in Evidence-Based Emergency Medicine (ed B. H. Rowe), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444303674.ch60

Editor Information

  1. Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Author Information

  1. 1

    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA

  2. 2

    Family/Social Medicine, Epidemiology/Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Department of Emergency Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 31 OCT 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405161435

Online ISBN: 9781444303674

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • smoking cessation;
  • World Health Organization (WHO) and Framework Convention on Tobacco Control;
  • Tobacco use - major public health concern in developed countries;
  • ED patients interested in quitting smoking (outcome);
  • Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) - “smoking” and “emergency department”;
  • Nicotine replacement therapy (NRT);
  • Varenicline - selective nicotinic acetylcholine receptor partial agonist;
  • non-nicotine pharmacotherapy for smoking cessation;
  • CDSR and MEDLINE (1996–2007): smoking cessation AND systems

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Clinical scenario

  • Background

  • Clinical questions

  • General search strategy

  • Conclusions

  • Conflicts of interest

  • References