Tobacco Dependence / Smoking Cessation Resources Clinical Practice Guidelines & Reports
"Research findings suggest that people with psychiatric diagnoses respond to the same smoking cessation interventions with success rates just slightly below those of the general population." (2008 APNA Smoking Cessation Position Statement)
- U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality, Clinical Practice Guideline: Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update
Includes new, effective clinical treatments for tobacco dependence that have become available since the 2000 Guideline was published.
- Unites States Clinical Preventive Services Taskforce: Tobacco Smoking Cessation in Adults, Including Pregnant Women: Behavioral and Pharmacotherapy Interventions
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) makes recommendations about the effectiveness of tobacco smoking cessation services for patients without related signs or symptoms.
- U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: The Health Consequences of Smoking – 50 Years of Progress: A Report of the Surgeon General
Access to the full 2014 report or executive summary of the Surgeon General’s findings of the consequences of the past 50 years of tobacco use, including fact sheets and consumer information booklet.