NICE Guidance

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has issued the following guidance documents on smoking and smoking cessation. Click  here for the full list of guidance on smoking and tobacco on the NICE website or follow the links below to particular topics.

Cessation / Smoking reduction

Dementia, disability and frailty in later life: mid-life approaches to delay or prevent onset [NG16] (Oct 2015)
Tobacco Harm Reduction Quality Standard (QS92)
Behaviour change: Individual approaches. (PH49)  (2014)

Smoking cessation – acute, maternity and mental health services. (PH48) (2013)
Quitting smoking in pregnancy and following childbirth. (PH26) (2013)
Supporting people to stop smoking, quality standard (QS43) (2013)
Tobacco Harm Reduction (PH45)
Smokeless tobacco cessation – Helping people of South Asian origin to stop using smokeless tobacco (PH39) (2012)
Cardiovascular disease:Identifying and supporting people most at risk of dying-prematurely (PH15) (2008)
Varenicline for smoking cessation (TA123) (2007)
Smoking: Workplace interventions (PH5) (2007)
Stop smoking interventions and services (NG92) (2018)

Public Health / Smoking Prevention
Local government public health briefings (PHB1) (2012) 
School-based interventions to prevent smoking
. (PH23) (2010)
Preventing the uptake of smoking by children and young people  (PH14) (2008)

Publications on cost effectiveness of public health intervention guidance
Preventing the uptake of smoking by children and young people: review of cost effectiveness (July 2008)
Cost-effectiveness of brief intervention and referral for smoking cessation (2006)
Cost-effectiveness of interventions for smoking cessation (2007)
Smoking: workplace interventions  (2007)