General information on smoking cessation is provided below. For specific information on smoking cessation aids or services, please use the links at the top of the screen.

A guide to smoking cessation in Scotland 2010 (published 13 September 2010)
This guide contains three documents. Helping smokers to stop: Brief interventions, Planning and providing specialist smoking cessation services, and a Brief interventions flowchart.
Recommendations for the future development of Scottish smoking cessation services: data collection, monitoring & evaluating, information management and essential resourcesQuitting smoking in pregnancy and following childbirth (NICE guideline PH26, June 2010)
The effectiveness of NHS smoking cessation services: a systematic review (July 2009)

Search the Search the Health Scotland Knowledge Network to look for more resources on smoking cessation.