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Where ‘Smoke-Free Isn’t the Norm: Global Tobacco Use Booms in Developing World.

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Where ‘Smoke-Free Isn’t the Norm: Global Tobacco Use Booms in Developing World.

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The British medical journal The Lancet studied 14 developing nations and found that nearly half of men and 11 percent of women in those countries use tobacco, mostly smoke products. Jeffrey Brown talks to State University of New York at Buffalo’s Gary Giovino about why some cultures don’t specifically encourage quitting.

Lancet Article  Tobacco Use in 2 Billion Individuals from 19 Countries: An Analysis of Nationally Representative Cross-Sectional Household Surveys  Appendix-2012

Curtailing Tobacco Use: First We Need to Know the Numbers

Evaluation of a social marketing campaign to support Mexico City’s comprehensive smoke-free law.

Socioeconomic Variation in the Prevalence, Introduction, Retention, and Removal of Smoke-Free Policies:4 Country

Support and correlates of support for banning smoking in cars with children: findings from the ITC Four Country Survey.

Attitudes and beliefs about secondhand smoke and smoke-free policies in four countries: Findings from the International Tobacco Control Four Country Survey.

A longitudinal study of policy effect (smoke-free legislation) on smoking norms: ITC Scotland/United Kingdom. Nicotine & TobaccoResearch, 11(8), 924-32.

The impact of smokefree legislation in Scotland: results from the Scottish ITC: Scotland/UK longitudinal surveys

Does smoke-free Ireland have more smoking inside the home and less in pubs than the United Kingdom? Findings from the international tobacco control policy evaluation project

Building the evidence base for effective tobacco control policies: the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Project (the ITC Project).

Determinants and consequences of smoke-free homes: Findings from the InternationalTobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey.

Support for and reported compliance with smoke-free restaurants and bars by smokers in four countries: Findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey.

Reductions in tobacco smoke pollution and increases in support for smoke-free public places following the implementation of comprehensive smoke-free workplace legislation in the Republic of Ireland: findings from the ITC Ireland/UK Survey