40. Systems Interventions: Clinician Training and Chart Reminders (continued)

Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update Overview

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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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Internet Citation: 40. Systems Interventions: Clinician Training and Chart Reminders (continued): Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence: 2008 Update Overview. June 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/clinicians-providers/guidelines-recommendations/tobacco/clinicians/presentations/2008update-overview/slide40.html