Chapter Outlines

By the end of this chapter, you will:

  • Examine the extent of smoking and understand its major health impacts
  • Show an awareness of the explanations of smoking and the interventions available to help smokers quit
  • Describe and discuss the misinformation campaign of the tobacco industry
  • Describe and discuss the primary methods used to assist smokers to quit and describe the results of evaluation studies
  • Describe and discuss the use and impact of e-cigarettes