TITLE

Expectations and changing attitudes of bar workers before and after the implementation of smoke-free legislation in Scotland

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2007, Vol. 7, p206
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
43830447

 

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