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Main Title Preventing tobacco use among youth and young adults : a report of the Surgeon General.
Publisher U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Office of the Surgeon General, For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Publishing Office
Year Published 2012
OCLC Number 775733828
ISBN 9780160905445; 0160905443; 9780160905681; 0160905680
Subjects Tobacco use--Prevention. ; Youth--Tobacco use--United States--Prevention. ; Smoking--United States--Prevention. ; Smoking Prevention.--https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000074606 ; Adolescent.--https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000293 ; Smoking Cessation.--https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016540 ; Smoking--adverse effects.--https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012907Q000009 ; Smoking--epidemiology.--https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012907Q000453 ; Tobacco Industry.--https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019460 ; Young Adult.--https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D055815 ; United States.--https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D014481 ; Youth--Tobacco use--Prevention.
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ELBM  HV5745.P7355 2012 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 09/15/2020
Collation xiv, 899 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 28 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes Introduction, summary, and conclusions -- The health consequences of tobacco use among young people -- The epidemiology of tobacco use among young people in the United States and worldwide -- Appendices -- Social, environmental, cognitive, and genetic influences on the use of tobacco among youth -- The tobacco industry's influences on the use of tobacco among youth -- Efforts to prevent and reduce tobacco use among young people -- A vision for ending the tobacco epidemic. This Surgeon General's report details the causes and the consequences of tobacco use among youth and young adults by focusing on the social, environmental, advertising, and marketing influences that encourage youth and young adults to initiate and sustain tobacco use. This is the first time tobacco data on young adults as a discrete population have been explored in detail. The report also highlights successful strategies to prevent young people from using tobacco.
Place Published Rockville, MD. Washington, DC
Access Notes Also issued online.
Corporate Au Added Ent United States. Public Health Service. Office of the Surgeon General.; National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (U.S.). Office on Smoking and Health.
Alternate Title Report of the Surgeon General
PUB Date Free Form 2012
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
Content text
Carrier volume
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2012494118
Merged OCLC records 795831407; 806247735; 809315048; 809609597; 1077949740
OCLC Time Stamp 20200912054935
Language eng
SUDOCS Number HE 20.7615:Y 8/2012
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 04617cam 2200721 a 45010