TITLE

CMA, OMA set sights on Big Tobacco

AUTHOR(S)
Wharry, Steven
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/2/2002, Vol. 166 Issue 7, p946
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the Canadian Medical Association (CMA) and the Ontario Medical Association (OMA) say that youth programs sponsored by the tobacco industry are harmful to legitimate efforts to stop youth smoking. Belief that programs such as Operation ID, Wise Decisions, and Operation ID/School Zone are ineffective; Idea that the programs may actually encourage children to smoke and may make tobacco products desireable.
ACCESSION #
6455513

 

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