Increased knowledge of the effects of smoking and second-hand smoke encourages smoke-free homes.
|Authors||Fenton, Brenda, Thankappan, Kavumpurathu Raman, Champagne, Beatriz, Lv, Jun and Anthony, Denis|
Objective: To establish the drivers for smoke-free homes among current daily smokers. Design: A cross-sectional study employing interviews (adults) and self-completed surveys (schoolchildren). Sample: Children aged 12 and 14 in schools in four cities in China, India, Mexico and England.Adults in the community. Measurements: Knowledge, attitude, beliefs and behaviour relevant to second-hand smoke in home. Intervention: None. Results: A total of 8994 adults and 14,756 children were surveyed. Knowledge of some of the effects of tobacco is high, but other effects are poorly understood in all cities.
Objective: To establish the drivers for smoke-free homes among current daily smokers.
|Keywords||children and young people; community, public health; smoking; survey|
|Journal||Journal of Research in Nursing|
|Digital Object Identifier (DOI)||https://doi.org/10.1177/1744987114525963|
|Web address (URL)||http://hdl.handle.net/10545/623289|
|Publication dates||15 Apr 2014|
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|Deposited||14 Jan 2019, 14:40|
Archived with thanks to Journal of Research in Nursing
|Contributors||University of Leeds, Director, Community-based Research and Evaluation, MATRIX Public Health Solutions Inc., USA, Professor, Achutha Menon Centre for Health Science Studies, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology, India, Executive Director, InterAmerican Heart Foundation, USA, Associate Professor, Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Peking University Health Science Center, China and Statistical consultant, Oxford Health Alliance, UK; Chair in Applied Health Research, University of Leeds, UK|
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