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Smoking still kills. Despite decades of public health initiatives, tobacco use remains the leading known cause of preventable death in the United States, resulting in an estimated 443,595 deaths annually. Although some patients use medications that are approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to aid their ability to quit, long-term quit rates are still low. Pharmacists are strategically positioned to help increase tobacco cessation. During this interactive case-based session, presenters will discuss current evidence regarding the efficacy and safety of various treatment approaches and the role of electronic nicotine delivery systems in tobacco cessation. Attend this session to acquire the knowledge and skills to help your patients maximize their chances of quitting—for good.
At the completion of this application-based activity, participants will be able to: