The impact of partial smokefree legislation on health inequalities: Evidence from a survey of 1150 pubs in North West England
- The short term effect of the law prohibiting smoking in enclosed areas upon the smoking conditions of employees in Kayseri, Turkey. ÖZTÜRK, Ahmet; POYRAZOĞLU, Serpil; ŞARLI, Şule // Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences;Feb2011, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p165
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- Optimizing on smoke free legislation making the most of the opportunity. Croghan, Emma // British Journal of Community Nursing;Aug2007, Vol. 12 Issue 8, p334
Stop smoking service provision faces significant challenges in optmizing the opportunities raised through the smoke free legislation, which prohibits smoking in a public place. There are a numebr of innovations in service provision allowing a more tailored and flexible approach to stopping...
- Put it out. // Pharmaceutical Representative;Mar2008, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p9
The article presents a report released by the World Health Organization (WHO), which reveals the development on the global anti-smoking effort. It gives a comprehensive look at tobacco use in 179 countries and examines the ways in which tobacco is taxed and regulated. The report also outlines...
- Relationship of Smokefree Laws and Alcohol Use with Light and Intermittent Smoking and Quit Attempts among US Adults and Alcohol Users. Jiang, Nan; Gonzalez, MariaElena; Ling, Pamela M.; Glantz, Stanton A. // PLoS ONE;10/7/2015, Vol. 10 Issue 10, p1
Introduction: Light and intermittent smoking (LITS) has become increasingly common. Alcohol drinkers are more likely to smoke. We examined the association of smokefree law and bar law coverage and alcohol use with current smoking, LITS, and smoking quit attempts among US adults and alcohol...
- INTRODUCTION TO THE THEME ISSUE ON SMOKING AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE. Guydish, Joseph; GUYDISH, JOSEPH; ZIEDONIS, DOUGLAS; Ziedonis, Douglas // Journal of Drug Issues;Spring2009, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p245
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one by Knudsen concerning smoking cessation programs for teenage drug abusers, a report by Rohrbaugh, Soham, and Dempsey on the role of partner support in smoking cessation, and a report by Menke on smoking bans in...
- Turkey's transformation. Adams, Patrick // Bulletin of the World Health Organization;Jun2012, Vol. 90 Issue 6, p408
The article discusses stringent anti-smoking measures which were implemented in Turkey in 2009 as a result of influence from Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan. A discussion of a 15% decline in tobacco consumption which has been seen in Turkey between 2009 and 2012 as a result of the...
- World Congress of Cardiology 2012: Stopping smoking is hard despite success of smoke-free legislation. // Biomedical Market Newsletter;4/21/2012, Vol. 21, p1
The article focuses on a study from Hong Kong, China, according to which despite of the implementation of smoke-free legislation in the country, the smokers who are finding it difficult to quit.
- Clinical digest. Laws banning smoking lead to lower incidence of heart attack and cut hospital costs. // Nursing Standard;12/12/2012, Vol. 27 Issue 15-17, p16
The article discusses research which was reported in the article "Association Between Smoke-Free Legislation and Hospitalizations for Cardiac, Cerebrovascular and Respiratory Diseases" by E. Crystal et al. and found that laws banning smoking lead to a lower incidence of heart attack and reduce...
- State Medicaid to Cover Smoking Cessation for Pregnant Moms. // GENESIS;5/20/2011, Vol. 9, p1
The article discusses an article by Robin Elise Weiss which discusses a section of the U.S. Affordable Care Act which mandates that state Medicaid programs fully fund smoking cessation programs for pregnant women.