Smoking Cessation Counselling and
Treatment: An American Dental Association
Clinical Evaluators (ACE) Panel Survey
Given the oral health implications of smoking, vaping, and using
smokeless tobacco products (STPs), the dental office can be an effective setting
for clinicians to offer smoking cessation counseling and treatment (SCCT). What
are your peers doing to curb the use of these products among their patients?
What kinds of post-surgery instructions are they providing to their patients who
smoke, vape or use STPs? Learn the answers
to these questions and more!
Purnima Kumar, BDS, MS, PhD; Thomas Viola, RPh, CCP; Kevin
Frazier DMD, EdS; Mai-Ly Duong, DMD, MPH, MAEd; Sharukh Khajotia BDS, MS, PhD;
and Olivia Urquhart MPH for
the Council on Scientific Affairs