How to help your patients quit smoking

Video addressing how doctors can influence their smoking patients to want to stop and then help guide them on how to successfully quit smoking.

Resources related to topics discussed in this video:

“Whatever you do, don’t quit cold turkeyā€¯
Quitting is more doable than most people think
Setting quit dates
Premature deaths caused by smoking
Resources regarding quitting aids
Why do smokers smoke
Everything you did as a smoker you can do as an ex-smoker
The fear of success
The fear of failure
Resources explaining interaction between nicotine and stress
Quitting smoking can make you calmer, happier and healthier
Is relapse a natural part of the quitting process?
Never take another puff

Video discussing doctor-patient issues

When you may really need to talk to your doctor about quitting smoking

Suggested videos and resources to refer patients to who are interested in quitting smoking:

How to quit smoking
An hour and a half program that can help your patients save their lives
WhyQuit.com Patient Resources