- Volume 17 Issue 6
Adoption and Implementation of Tobacco Control Policies in Schools in India: Results of the Bihar School Teachers Study
- Mathur, N (Healis Sekhsaria Institute for Public Health, Navi Mumbai) ;
- Pednekar, MS (Healis Sekhsaria Institute for Public Health, Navi Mumbai) ;
- Sorensen, GS (Center for Community-Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health) ;
- Nagler, EM (Center for Community-Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health) ;
- Stoddard, AM (New England Research Institutes) ;
- Lando, HA (Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota) ;
- Aghi, MB (Healis Sekhsaria Institute for Public Health, Navi Mumbai) ;
- Sinha, DN (School of Preventive Oncology) ;
- Gupta, PC (Healis Sekhsaria Institute for Public Health, Navi Mumbai)
- Published : 2016.06.01
Implementation of no tobacco policies in schools is associated with lower tobacco use among teachers and students. In this study we assessed the extent that a school-based intervention for teachers resulted in adoption and implementation of tobacco control policies. From a random sample of government schools (
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