Smoking Cessation, Version 1.2016, NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology.


Journal Article

Cigarette smoking has been implicated in causing many cancers and cancer deaths. There is mounting evidence indicating that smoking negatively impacts cancer treatment efficacy and overall survival. The NCCN Guidelines for Smoking Cessation have been created to emphasize the importance of smoking cessation and establish an evidence-based standard of care in all patients with cancer. These guidelines provide recommendations to address smoking in patients and outlines behavioral and pharmacologic interventions for smoking cessation throughout the continuum of oncology care.

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Cited Authors

  • Shields, PG; Herbst, RS; Arenberg, D; Benowitz, NL; Bierut, L; Luckart, JB; Cinciripini, P; Collins, B; David, S; Davis, J; Hitsman, B; Hyland, A; Lang, M; Leischow, S; Park, ER; Purcell, WT; Selzle, J; Silber, A; Spencer, S; Tanvetyanon, T; Tiep, B; Tindle, HA; Tucker-Seeley, R; Urbanic, J; Hooper, MW; Weksler, B; Whitlock, CW; Wood, DE; Burns, J; Scavone, J

Published Date

  • November 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 14 / 11

Start / End Page

  • 1430 - 1468

PubMed ID

  • 27799513

Pubmed Central ID

  • 27799513

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1540-1413

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.6004/jnccn.2016.0152


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States