Recommendation ID

Digital media:- How effective and cost effective are stop smoking interventions delivered using web-based
packages or apps?

Any explanatory notes
(if applicable)

Why this is important:- There is limited evidence on the effectiveness and cost effectiveness of digital media as an adjunct to specialist help. Web-based packages and apps are cheap, easy to access and freely available. So it is important to find out whether they work in the short or longer term.

Source guidance details

Comes from guidance
Stop smoking interventions and services
Date issued
March 2018

Other details

Is this a recommendation for the use of a technology only in the context of research? No  
Is it a recommendation that suggests collection of data or the establishment of a register?   No  
Last Reviewed 31/03/2018