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Resources from Armenia project journal publication, presentations

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The American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (SPH) has recently published two abstracts in the European Journal of Public Health and presented results from formative research at the 9th European Public Health Conference. Learn more on the Global Bridges blog, and view the resources below: Abstract: Primary healthcare physicians’ knowledge, attitude and practice towards […]

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BMJ paper West et al

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impact of the first ten years of a national, population level, free stop smoking service in England

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Treating tobacco dependence— A global need and a global initiative

By globalbridges

Cigarette smoking is recognized as the greatest preventable cause of death and disability in the world, causing more deaths each year than malaria, tuberculosis, suicide, homicide, and HIV/AIDS combined. The tobacco pandemic and the associated adverse health consequences will only increase as we go further into the 21st Century if nothing is done to stem the tide.

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European scoping exercise – whats happening in tobacco dependence treatment?

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This report, produced by the European GB team, was carried out to identify and determine which European countries might be willing and able to receive evidence-based support and assistance with training of health care professionals. The scoping exercise included three phases of activity; Phase 1 (web search), Phase 2 (direct country contact) and Phase 3 (face to face exploratory meeting with selected countries).

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