Impact of the New Malaysian Cigarette Pack Warnings on Smokers’ Awareness of Health Risks and Interest in Quitting Smoking

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Fathelrahman, Ahmed I.; Omar, Maizurah; Awang, Rahmat; Cummings, K. Michael; Borland, Ron; Samin, Ahmad Shalihin Bin Mohd;
  • Publisher: Molecular Diversity Preservation International (MDPI)
  • Journal: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health,volume 7,issue 11,pages4,089-4,099 (issn: 1661-7827, eissn: 1660-4601)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/ijerph7114089, pmc: PMC2996227
  • Subject: awareness of health risk | questionnaire | adult smokers | randomized trial | Medicine | Malaysia | smoking behavior | pictorial cigarette package warning labels | Article | knowledge score | R | interest in quitting
    mesheuropmc: behavior and behavior mechanisms

The objective of this research was to compare the response of adult smokers in Malaysia to newly proposed pictorial cigarette warnings against the current text-only warnings. The study population included 140 adult male smokers who were enrolled in a randomized trial to... View more
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