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Smoking and public health

Bhash Naidoo

Smoking and public health

a review of reviews of interventions to increase smoking cessation, reduce smoking initiation and prevent further uptake of smoking : evidence briefing

by Bhash Naidoo

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Published by HDA in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smoking -- Government policy.,
  • Smoking cessation programs.,
  • Tobacco habit -- Treatment.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementBhash Naidoo ... [et al.].
    ContributionsNHS Health Development Agency.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv,73p.
    Number of Pages73
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16252449M
    ISBN 101842791362


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