European Respiratory Society
Smoking Cessation

This book offers a comprehensive review of the different aspects of smoking and smoking cessation in context with today's society. The following topics are discussed: epidemiology, tobacco/nicotine addiction, characteristics of patients who smoke, psychological and behavioural interventions, pharmacological treatment, organisational anchorage and education of the patient and clinician alike, as well as the current economics of smoking cessation.

  • European Respiratory Society Monographs

Bibliographic Information

Title: 
Smoking Cessation
Edited by: 
  • S. Nardini
Published: 
2008-12-01
Copyright year: 
  • 2008
DOI: 
10.1183/1025448x.ERM4208
ISBN electronic: 
978-1-904097-78-5
Series: 
European Respiratory Society Monographs