Smoking and pregnancy

Smoking and pregnancy

Tobacco reduction and pregnancy: taking stock of the evidence (webinar)

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Presenters: Lorraine Greaves and Nancy Poole
Publisher: 
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health, the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention at the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan Campus, and the FACET research program
Publication Date: 
2011

The webinar included presentations on: Tobacco reduction for pregnant and postpartum women and their partners:  Evidence from the FACET (Families Controlling and Eliminating Tobacco) studies.

Order Information: 
Visit their website to listen to the webinar.

Smoking cessation for pregnant and post-partum women: a toolkit for health professionals

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
Pregnets
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

A toolkit for health care providers, educators and researchers that provides the essential components to address smoking cessation among pregnant and postpartum women. Includes a review of existing resources and summary of the key components. Also includes some simple tools to help deliver the interventions easily and effectively.

Order Information: 
Visit their website to download a copy.
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Pregnets

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Groups Served: 
Pregnant women
Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
English
Services Provided: 
Health promotion
Information provision and referral
Support group/peer support

A website project containing resources to help pregnant and postpartum women stop smoking by increasing their capacity to quit and stay quit using a woman centred model of care. Hosts the most up-to-date information on smoking cessation practices for pregnant and postpartum women, a toolkit for health care professionals, a printer-friendly Nicotine Dependency Test and an anonymous Online Discussion Board.

Primary Telephone: 
(416) 535-8501 ext. 6343
Website/URL: 
Email Address: 
pregnets@pregnets.org
Fax Number: 
(416) 599-8265

Expecting to quit (website)

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Translated Title: 
Le renoncement au tabac et la grossesse (site Web)
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Media Type: 
Online
Publisher: 
The British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health
Publication Date: 
2011
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

A website based on the information from the second edition of the report, Expecting to Quit: a best practices review of smoking cessation interventions for pregnant and postpartum girls and women, aimed at physicians and other health care providers who work with pregnant and postpartum girls and women, as well as an array of resources for pregnant and postpartum women who want to reduce or quit smoking.

Order Information: 
Available online only.

Expecting to quit: a best practices review of smoking cessation interventions for pregnant and postpartum girls and women, 2nd edition

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Translated Title: 
Le renoncement au tabac durant la grossesse: un examen des pratiques exemplaires de renoncement au tabac conçues pour les filles et les femmes pendant la grossesse et la période postnatale, 2e édition
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Media Type: 
Online
Papier
Author: 
Lorraine Greaves
Nancy Poole
Chizimuzo T.C. Okoli
Natalie Hemsing
Annie Qu
Lauren Bialystok
Renée O’Leary
Publisher: 
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women’s Health
Publication Date: 
2011
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

The 2nd edition of the best practices review of smoking cessation interventions for pregnant and postpartum girls and women contains the most recent recommendations on best practices for reducing or eliminating smoking during pregnancy. Reviews research and intervention development in the years since the first edition was published in 2003, and reflects recent emerging interventions and better practices with a variety of groups of pregnant and postpartum women, with an added section on high-risk populations of pregnant smokers.

Order Information: 
Visit their website to download or order a copy.
ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 978-1-894356-68-8
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.

Maternal-infant research on environmental chemicals (MIREC): a national profile of in utero and lactational exposure to environmental contaminants

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Translated Title: 
Étude mère-enfant sur les composés chimiques de l'environnement (MIREC) : un profil national de l'exposition in utero et par le lait maternel aux polluants de l'environnement
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
Tye Arbuckle, PhD
William Fraser, MD

A five-year national study (currently in progress) of the impacts of exposure to environmental chemicals, heavy metals and tobacco smoke on pregnant women, fetuses and infants that is part of the Government of Canada’s Chemicals Management Plan. 

Couples and smoking: what you need to know when you are pregnant

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
J. L. Bottorff
J. Carey
N. Poole
L. Greaves
C. Urquhart
Publisher: 
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health, the Institute for Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Prevention, University of British Columbia Okanagan, and NEXUS, University of British Columbia Vancouver
Publication Date: 
2008
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

A self-help booklet for pregnant women who smoke. Shows how routines, habits, and ways of interacting in relationships influence smoking. Understanding how smoking is influenced by others and everyday routines, is an important first step in changing smoking behaviours.

 

Order Information: 
Contact their office to order a copy. Also available online.
ISBN/ISSN: 
ISBN 978-1-894356-61-9

Prenatal (chemical) check-up: Study examines environmental chemicals in pregnant women, fetuses and infants in Canada

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Carolyn Shimmin
Edition: 
Vol. 11, N. 1
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
Fall/Winter 2008/2009
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Discusses Canada's largest study of environmental chemicals in pregnant women, fetuses and infants.

Positive action to reduce smoking and passive smoking in pregnancy

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Online
Author: 
International Confederation of Midwives
Publisher: 
International Confederation of Midwives
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
The Hague, Netherlands

Presents the International Confederation of Midwives' position statement regarding the midwive's role in addressing issues surrounding smoking in pregnancy. PDF required to read.

Expecting to quit: a best practices review of smoking cessation interventions for pregnant and postpartum girls and women

Text Size: Normal / Medium / Large
Resource Language: 
English
Owning Org: 
Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health (BCCEWH)
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
Lorraine Greaves
Renée Cormier
Karen Devries
Joan Bottorff
Joy Johnson
Susan Kirkland
David Aboussafy
Publisher: 
British Columbia Centre of Excellence for Women's Health
Publication Date: 
2003
Publication Place: 
Vancouver, BC

Examines smoking cessation interventions to determine the most effective strategies to faciliate smoking cessation both during pregnancy and into the postpartum period.

ISBN/ISSN: 
BCCEWH SMOK.G74 2003
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references.
Syndicate content