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Association Between Smoke-Free Legislation and Hospitalizations for Cardiac, Cerebrovascular, and Respiratory Diseases

https://doi.org/10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.112.121301 Crystal E. Tan and Stanton A. Glantz Second-hand smoke Secondhand smoke causes cardiovascular and respiratory disease. Smoke-free legislation is associated with a lower risk of hospitalization and death fr ...

System Change Interventions for Smoking Cessation

10.1002/14651858.CD010742.pub2. Thomas D, Abramson MJ, Bonevski B, George J Background System change interventions for smoking cessation are policies and practices designed by organizations to integrate the identification of smokers and the subsequent off ...

Effectiveness of school-based smoking prevention curricula: systematic review and meta-analysis

10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006976 Roger E Thomas, Julie McLellan, Rafael Perera Smoking cessation Objective  To assess effectiveness of school-based smoking prevention curricula keeping children never-smokers. Design  Systematic review, meta-analysis. Data: MED ...

Multiple risk factor interventions for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in low‐ and middle‐income countries

/10.1002/14651858.CD011163.pub2 Uthman, O.A., et al Second-hand smoke Background In many low‐ and middle‐income countries (LMICs) morbidity and mortality associated with cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) have grown exponentially over recent years. It is esti ...

Multiple risk factor interventions for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in low‐ and middle‐income countries

/10.1002/14651858.CD011163.pub2 Uthman, O.A., et al Second-hand smoke Background In many low‐ and middle‐income countries (LMICs) morbidity and mortality associated with cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) have grown exponentially over recent years. It is esti ...

Is Consumer Response to Plain/Standardised Tobacco Packaging Consistent with Framework Convention on Tobacco Control Guidelines? A Systematic Review of Quantitative Studies

Stead M, Moodie C, Angus K, Bauld L, McNeill A, et al. Tobacco, Packaging, Advertising Background and Objectives: Standardised or ‘plain’ tobacco packaging was introduced in Australia in December 2012 and is currently being considered in other countries. ...

Multiple risk factor interventions for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease in low‐ and middle‐income countries

10.1002/14651858.CD011163.pub2 Uthman, O.A., et al Cardiovascular Disease Background In many low‐ and middle‐income countries (LMICs) morbidity and mortality associated with cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) have grown exponentially over recent years. It is ...

Smoking cessation for people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

10.1002/14651858.CD010744.pub2 van Eerd, E.A.M., et al Smoking Cessation, COPD Background Smoking cessation is the most important treatment for smokers with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), but little is known about the effectiveness of diffe ...

Mobile phone messaging for preventive health care

10.1002/14651858.CD007457.pub2. Vodopivec-Jamsek V, de Jongh T, Gurol-Urganci I, Atun R, Car J. Health care Preventive health care promotes health and prevents disease or injuries by addressing factors that lead to the onset of a disease, and by detecting ...

Exploring the factors affecting the implementation of tobacco and substance use interventions within a secondary school setting: a systematic review

10.1186/s13012-017-0659-8 Walter, G., et al Tobacco, Substance Use, School Background The aim of this mixed-methods, systematic literature review was to develop an understanding of the factors affecting the implementation of tobacco and substance use inte ...

Mobile phone text messaging and app‐based interventions for smoking cessation

/10.1002/14651858.CD006611.pub5 Whittaker, R., et al Smoking cessation Background Mobile phone‐based smoking cessation support (mCessation) offers the opportunity to provide behavioural support to those who cannot or do not want face‐to‐face support. In a ...

Equity impact of European individual-level smoking cessation interventions to reduce smoking in adults: a systematic review

10.1093/eurpub/cku065. Brown, T., Platt, S., and Amo, A. Smoking, Socioeconomic Status Abstract BACKGROUND: Smoking is the leading cause of health inequalities in Europe. Adults from lower socioeconomic status (SES) groups are more likely to smoke and les ...

The pricing of open access journals: Diverse niches and sources of value in academic publishing

10.1162/qss_a_00016 Siler, K. and Frenken, K. Open access publishing Open access (OA) publishing has created new academic and economic niches in contemporary science. OA journals offer numerous publication outlets with varying editorial philosophies and b ...

Seven Easy Steps to Open Science: An Annotated Reading List

10.1027/2151-2604/a000387 Cruwell, S.' et al Open access, Open Science, Transparency The open science movement is rapidly changing the scientific landscape. Because exact definitions are often lacking and reforms are constantly evolving, accessible g ...

Open and Shut: Open Access in Hybrid Educational Technology Journals 2010 – 2017

10.19173/irrodl.v20i5.4383 Costello, E., Farrelly, T., and Murphy, T. Open Access, Technology Little is known about open access publishing in educational technology journals that employ a hybrid model which charges authors only if they wish to publish via ...

How society publishers can accelerate their transitionto open access and align with Plan S

10.1002/leap.1272 Wise, A. and Estelle, L. Open Access Wellcome, UK Research and Innovation, and the Association of Learned and Professional Society Publishers commissioned Information Power Ltd. to undertake a project to support society publishers to acc ...

Make Open Access Publishing Fair and Transparent!

10.1093/biosci/biaa004 Essl, F., Courchamp, F., Dullinger, S., Jeschke, J.M, and Schindler, S. Open Access Publishing The scientific publication landscape has dramatically changed in environmental sciences (and beyond) since the onset of this millennium b ...

Health Equity in England: The Marmot Review 10 Years on

Institute of Health Equity Health, Life Expectancy, Health Gap, Deprived Areas This report has been produced by the Institute of Health Equity and commissioned by the Health Foundation to mark 10 years on from the landmark study  Fair Society, Healthy Liv ...

Code of Practice for Statistics

UK Statistics Authority Statistics The Code provides producers of official statistics with the detailed practices they must commit to when producing and releasing official statistics. The Code ensures that the statistics published by government serve the ...

Cancer in Ireland 1994- 2017 with Estimates for 2017- 2019

National Cancer Registry Ireland Cancer T he National Ca ncer Registry is now in its 26 th year of data- collection, having begun registration of cancers and related tumours in 1994. Over this time the registry has provided surveillance of trends in cance ...

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