TITLE

Antitobacco programs underfunded, WHO says

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/6/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 12, pE769
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the third report of the World Health Organization (WHO) on the global tobacco epidemic. It mentions that the despite increases in revenue-generating tobacco taxes, the tobacco control programs was still globally underfunded. It states that the most widely implemented interventions was the designation of graphic health warnings on tobacco products.
ACCESSION #
65924205

 

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