Discovery Health Continuing Medical Education: Helping Patients Quit Smoking DVD

Discovery Education

SKU: DC024584
Format: DVD
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Runtime: 52
Copyright: 2008

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An expert panel of physicians reveals the emotional, physical, and behavioral elements involved in tobacco addiction and the obstacles smokers face when trying to quit. The doctors cover the health risks associated with smoking and introduce a variety of treatment options available to help with smoking cessation, including counseling, medication, nicotine replacement therapy, and motivational interventions.  Through interviews with former smokers, the program highlights how each treatment works, its effectiveness, and potential side effects.