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Largest NHS trust to become 'smoke free' next month

On 1 October, Barts Health NHS Trust in east London is to begin an ambitious initiative to stamp out smoking among its workforce and patients.
Nursing Times
added Sep 29, 2015 10:29
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[UK] Disparity in prevalence of young smokers

Regional variations exist in the rates of adolescents aged 15 who smoke, a report released by the HSCIC has found. In the North East of England, 8% of young people reported that they were regular smokers, compared with 3% in London, which has the lowes
Independent Nurse (uk)
added Aug 5, 2015 07:39
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Local authority budget cuts will pressurise primary care

this could prevent the implementation of the Five Year Forward View's recommendations to shift the NHS' focus to preventative healthcare. Ms Cheeseman said: 'What we are seeing is short-term thinking. We know that smoking cessation services are one of th
Independent Nurse (uk)
added Jun 16, 2015 10:47
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EVIDENCE IN BRIEF Acupuncture and related interventions for smoking

Evidence that acupuncture or related techniques increase the success rate in smoking cessation is inconsistent. We look at a study measuring its effectiveness.
Nursing Times
added May 4, 2015 11:49
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[UK] Nurses cannot be expected to 'police' NHS smoking bans

Unions agreed nurses had a key role in offering advice and support patients, but said they should not be expected to enforce no-smoking policies or be blamed if patients did not give up.
Nursing Times
added Nov 30, 2013 12:27
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[UK] 1.6 million a year admitted for smoking-related diseases

Data from the Health and Social Care Information Centre for England shows a rise in hospital admissions to about 1.6 million in 2011/12, up on the 1.53 million the previous year. The figures, relating to over-35s, suggest 4,300 people per day are admitt
Nursing Times
added Aug 17, 2013 13:36
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[Australia] Registered Nurses’ smoking behaviours and their attitudes to personal cessation

Issue Journal of Advanced Nursing Journal of Advanced Nursing Volume 67, Issue 7, pages 1580–1590, July 2011
Journal of Advanced Nursing
added Jun 16, 2011 00:00
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[Italy] Nursing students twice as likely to smoke as the general population

Journal of Advanced Nursing (uk)
added Mar 2, 2010 00:00
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[Italy] Public health experts take steps to reduce number of healthcare professionals who smoke

News-Medical.net
added Mar 2, 2010 00:00
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Student nurses should quit smoking as part of training

Nursing Times
added Jan 18, 2010 00:00
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