School-based smoking prevention programs with the promise of long-term effects

@article{Flay2009SchoolbasedSP,
  title={School-based smoking prevention programs with the promise of long-term effects},
  author={Brian R. Flay},
  journal={Tobacco Induced Diseases},
  year={2009},
  volume={5},
  pages={6 - 6}
}
I provide a systematic review of trials of school-based smoking prevention programs that had at least 15 sessions, preferably with some in high school, that reported significant short-term effects, and that included long-term follow-up. This is supplemented with a description of some other programs that produce short-term effects that portend large long… CONTINUE READING