Search Resources (English): Tobacco controls

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Women and tobacco: an international epidemic  
http://www.cwhn.ca/sites/default/files/PDF/CEWH/RB/bulletin-vol5no1EN.pdf

Describes research looking at the different aspects of women's roles in the consumption and production of tobacco, the effects of tobacco use on women's health, and the impact of tobacco control efforts on girls and women around the world.

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Published: 2006
ABC of smoking cessation: population strategies to prevent smoking  
http://bmj.bmjjournals.com/cgi/content/full/328/7442/759?etoc
Summarizes population strategies that can make substantial contributions to smoking cessation and help to prevent people from taking up smoking. (See Details)
Published: 2004
ABC of smoking cessation: policy priorities for tobacco control  
http://bmj.bmjjournals.com/cgi/content/full/328/7446/1007?etoc
Examines tobacco reduction policies and strategies, and identifies areas and communities that still require work. (See Details)
Published: 2004
Gender differences in smoking and self reported indicators of health  
http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6874/4/S1/S7
Examines factors contributing to differences in prevalence of smoking among subgroups of women and men. (From Women's Health Surveillance Report: A Multidimensional Look at the Health of Canadian Women) (See Details)
Published: 2004
Gender and tobacco control: a policy brief  
http://whqlibdoc.who.int/publications/2007/9789241595773_eng.pdf

This policy brief, aimed at national and international policy-makers and nongovernmental organizations, shows how a gender-sensitive approach can be incorporated into tobacco control policies, making existing instruments such as the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control more effective.

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Published: 2007
Reducing harm: a better practices review of tobacco policy and vulnerable populations   
http://www.bccewh.bc.ca/publications-resources/documents/ReducingHarm-Final%20PDF.pdf

Assesses evidence of the effectiveness of three aspects of tobacco control policy (sales restrictions, restrictions on location of smoking, and taxation and pricing), and the extent to which these tobacco control policies are gender-biased and have a differential impact on three vulnerable populations of male and female smokers.  Assesses the impact and consequences of these tobacco control policies on males and females of people living on low income, Aboriginal people, and adolescents.

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Published: 2007