Smoking cessation

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E-cigarettes can be a useful tool for helping smokers to quit

2018-05-17T07:24:00+01:00

Louise Ross summarises the latest recommendations from NICE on stop smoking interventions and services and highlights the relevant points for primary care

Expert articles

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Estimating cardiovascular risk is key to preventing disease

2017-10-19T07:34:00+01:00By

Dr Alan Begg summarises new SIGN guidance and explains why lifestyle change is an essential aspect of cardiovascular risk reduction

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Breathlessness: what's the diagnosis?

2017-10-05T11:26:00+01:00

Dr Chris Cooper reflects on a variety of possible causes of breathlessness: asthma, atrial fibrillation, COPD, or something else?

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Top tips: helping smokers to quit

2017-02-02T00:00:00+00:00By Jane Wright

Jane Wright shares 10 key points on how to support patients in their efforts to quit smoking