Health matters: Stopping smoking - what works?

Smoking quitting routes and the evidence for their effectiveness, including the evidence on e-cigarettes.



This edition of Health Matters focuses on the range of smoking quitting routes that are available and the evidence for their effectiveness. Two thirds of smokers say they want to quit, however most try to do so unaided, which is the least effective method. Smokers who get the right support are up to 4 times as likely to quit successfully.

Published 25 September 2018