Aboriginal Peoples ► Summary Statements
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Summary Statement #1 –
Tobacco misuse‡ status should be updated for all Aboriginal peoples by all health care providers on a regular basis. GRADE*: 1A
Summary Statement #2 –
All health care providers should offer assistance to Aboriginal peoples who misuse tobacco with specific emphasis on culturally appropriate methods. GRADE*: 1C
Summary Statement #3 –
All health care providers should be familiar with available cessation support services for Aboriginal peoples. GRADE*:1C
Summary Statement #4 –
All individuals working with Aboriginal peoples should seek appropriate training in providing evidence-based smoking cessation support. GRADE*: 1C
‡Tobacco misuse does not refer to tobacco use for traditional/ceremonial purposes.
*GRADE: Click here for Grade of Recommendation and Level of Evidence Summary Table.