The IMPACT webinar series - guidance for Respiratory Physicians
1. Professor Keir Lewis discusses the burden of smoking and the impact that the subsequent chronic respiratory conditions in patients has on the NHS.
2. Professor Keir Lewis emphasises the relevance of smoking cessation to improving the health of long term condition patients and highlights the need for a whole system approach when tackling smoking cessation in light of the changing provision of services in the UK.
3. Professor Keir Lewis discusses the nicotine addiction cycle and the pharmacotherapy treatments currently available for smoking cessation. The mode of action, effectiveness and safety profiles of these pharmacotherapies are addressed in detail.
PP-CHM-GBR-2505. January 2019