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Hospitals’ duty of care in smoking cessation


Brid Hehir. You wrote "... what about people who don't want to quit ... How will their choice be supported?" To be blunt, they will not and should not be supported in their choice, as that would be aiding and abetting their unwise choice to damage their own health and that of their friends and family. I should add however, that I think banning enclosed smoking shelters was a mistake. Since the smoking ban became law in the UK, I almost daily encounter noxious cigarette smoke when walking outside, which happened rarely before the ban.

Posted date

1 April, 2019

Posted time

1:47 pm