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Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence - CE684
Treating Tobacco Use and Dependence

CE684 l 1.50 contact hrs
by Crystal Dunlevy, EdD, RRT, RCP
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Objectives:
This course has been approved for 2 hours by the Commission on Case Manager Certification for 2016.
 
The goal of this tobacco continuing education program is to familiarize nurses and respiratory care practitioners with information about tobacco use and dependence. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe tobacco use in the U.S., including prevalence, death and disease rates
  • Explain how tobacco causes addiction
  • Describe the effects of tobacco on body systems
  • Discuss the 10 key recommendations included in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Clinical Practice Guideline for Tobacco Use and Dependence
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for multiple professions, including nurses and respiratory care practitioners.
 
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at ContinuingEducation.com or Nurse.com/CE. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at CEDirect.ContinuingEducation.com and search for this topic title.

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before 7/17/2018

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Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

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