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Smoking, Vaping, and Cannabinoid Use in the Perioperative Period

  • Claim Credits by 11/18/2024
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Credits Available: CME, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement (Part 4)

Smoking tobacco is the leading cause of pulmonary and cardiovascular disease and a risk for poor outcomes in the perioperative period, along with the dangers of smoking e-cigarettes and marijuana. Aid your patient in smoking cessation and improve...  Read More +




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The American Society of Anesthesiologists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Society of Anesthesiologists designates this enduring material for a maximum of 5.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® and MOCA® are registered certification marks of The American Board of Anesthesiology®

This activity offers up to 5.5 CME credits, of which 1.5 credits contribute to the Patient Safety CME component of the American Board of Anesthesiology’s (ABA) redesigned Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® (MOCA®), known as MOCA 2.0™. Please consult the ABA website, www.theABA.org, for a list of all MOCA 2.0 requirements.

This activity contributes to the Part 4: Improvement in Medical Practice requirement of the American Board of Anesthesiology’s (ABA) redesigned Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology Program® (MOCA®), known as MOCA 2.0®. Earn up to 4 points for completion of the activity.
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  • Discuss with patients the risks of smoking cigarettes, e-cigarettes and marijuana
  • List the reasons why smoking cessation in the perioperative period improves patient outcomes 
  • Create an efficient conversation (Ask-Advise-Refer) with a patient to support smoking cessation 
  • List resources available to patient to assist them to quit any form of smoking
All members of the anesthesia care team.
Deborah Schwengel, MD, MEHP; L. Jane Easdown, MD, FRCPC.
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Smoking, Vaping, and Cannabinoid Use in the Perioperative Period
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