176. Systems-Clinician Training and Reminder Systems

Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update

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Systems—Clinician Training and Reminder Systems

Recommendation: All clinicians and clinicians-in-training should be trained in effective strategies to assist tobacco users willing to make a quit attempt and to motivate those unwilling to quit. Training appears to be more effective when coupled with systems changes. (Strength of Evidence = B)


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Current as of June 2009
Internet Citation: 176. Systems-Clinician Training and Reminder Systems: Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update. June 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/clinicians-providers/guidelines-recommendations/tobacco/clinicians/presentations/2008update-full/slide176.html