Smoke-free legislation reduces exposure in children

Gupta, Vandana
March 2008
Thorax;Mar2008, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p227
Academic Journal
The article provides information about the child exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (CHETS) study that examined the effect of the change in legislation in Scotland on the status of children's exposure to second-hand smoke. Surveys were performed by primary school children in the same schools and class before and after the legislation. Based on the results, the study showed that the smoke-free legislation has reduced exposure in children.


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