Ask ALL people if they smoke and document their smoking status in the clinical record. Use the following descriptions:-
For anyone who smokes or has recently stopped smoking, check and update their smoking status on a regular basis.
Give brief advice at least once each year to ALL smokers and record this information in their file. Brief advice can be structured around the following three points:-
You have several options for providing Cessation Support:-
1 Provide a Quit Card for NRT
3 Recommend that the best results are achieved by combining medicines with behavioural support. The options for this are:
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