Hospitals telling smokers that 'it's time to quit.'

January 2007
Patient Education Management;Jan2007, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p9
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the effort of the University of Rochester Medical Center in New York to entirely become a smoke-free campus.


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