The IMPACT webinar series - guidance for Cardiovascular Physicians
1. Dr Sandy Gupta and Bernadette Downey discuss the ‘deadly duo’ of smoking and cardiovascular disease and the health benefits of smoking cessation. They also highlight their experiences of the changing environment of smoking cessation services and re-enforce the need for a whole system approach across primary and secondary care.
2. Dr Sandy Gupta and Bernadette Downey discuss two case studies in detail which identify the clear benefits of addressing smoking cessation in primary & secondary care settings and employing pharmacotherapies alongside Very Brief Advice (VBA).
3. Dr Sandy Gupta and Bernadette Downey discuss the dual mode of action and safety profile of varenicline tartrate and its use with cardiovascular patients. Bernadette also explains the multiple treatment regimens for Champix (varenicline tartrate).
PP-CHM-GBR-2504. January 2019