The Crossroads of Vaping and Healthcare: How Providers Can Address a National Epidemic
Free CME developed for Utah healthcare professionals. There are a total of four 15-minute modules for a total of 1 CME. You must be logged in to take the course.
UTAH’S EPIDEMIC AND OUTBREAK: BY THE NUMBERS
This CME certified activity addresses the prevalence of electronic cigarette use or vaping among youth and adult Utahns, and reviews the clinical features of E-cigarette, or Vaping-related, Acute Lung Injury (EVALI).
WHAT ARE E-CIGARETTES AND VAPING DEVICES?
This CME certified activity provides an overview of the technical features and chemical composition of electronic cigarettes or vaping devices. The known health impacts associated with vaping are described to help guide providers in discussing the risks of vaping with patients who use electronic cigarettes.
TAKING A VAPING HISTORY: SCREENING, RESPONDING, AND PREVENTING
This CME certified activity provides an introduction to conducting a history of electronic cigarette use, provides a framework for screening and preventing vaping, and expands an evidence-based tobacco treatment approach to address electronic cigarette use.
BEST EVIDENCE FOR CESSATION: MEDICATIONS AND BEHAVIORAL SUPPORT
This CME certified activity addresses how to use the brief Ask, Advise and Connect with all patients who use tobacco, and reviews approved pharmacotherapy that may help patients stop using tobacco.