Diane L Burkhardt

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OBJECTIVE To compile current legislation of indoor tanning throughout the world and compare them with existing legislation found in 2003. DESIGN Cross-sectional study. SETTING International. PARTICIPANTS All nations with legislation regarding access to indoor tanning found through web-based Internet search. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Number of nations(More)
OBJECTIVE To compare laws governing youth access to UV irradiation at indoor tanning facilities with laws governing youth access to tobacco. DESIGN Tobacco and UV irradiation youth access laws were assessed via correspondence with public health offices and computerized legal searches of 6 industrialized nations with widely differing skin cancer incidence(More)
CONTEXT The Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) began accepting applications for national voluntary accreditation in the fall of 2011. There are 3 prerequisites for accreditation: health assessments; health improvement plans; and strategic plans. These prerequisites must be in place for a state or local public health agency to apply for PHAB(More)
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