Epidemiology of tobacco use and dependence.

  title={Epidemiology of tobacco use and dependence.},
  author={Gary A. Giovino and Jack E. Henningfield and Scott L. Tomar and L V Galindo Escobedo and J. S. Slade},
  journal={Epidemiologic reviews},
  volume={17 1},
Knowledge of the epidemiology of tobacco use and dependence can be used to guide research initiatives, intervention programs, and policy decisions. Both the reduction in the prevalence of smoking among US adults and black adolescents and the decline in per capita consumption are encouraging. These changes have probably been influenced by factors operating at the individual (e.g., school-based prevention programs and cessation programs) and environmental (e.g., mass media educational strategies… CONTINUE READING
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