Impact of an Outdoor Smoking Ban at Secondary Schools on Cigarettes, E-Cigarettes and Water Pipe Use among Adolescents: An 18-Month Follow-Up

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Rozema, Andrea D.; Hiemstra, Marieke; Mathijssen, Jolanda J. P.; Jansen, Maria W. J.; van Oers, Hans J. A. M.; (2018)
  • Publisher: MDPI
  • Journal: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health,volume 15,issue 2 (issn: 1661-7827, eissn: 1660-4601)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5858274, doi: 10.3390/ijerph15020205
  • Subject: smoking prevalence | outdoor school ground | adolescents | secondary schools | school-based intervention | Medicine | smoke-free | Article | R | quasi-experimental design | school smoking policies | tobacco control | prevention
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Abstract: The effectiveness of outdoor smoking bans on smoking behavior among adolescents remains inconclusive. This study evaluates the long-term impact of outdoor school ground smoking bans among adolescents at secondary schools on the use of conventional cigarettes, ... View more
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