Tobacco use among school personnel in eight North-eastern states of India.

@article{Sinha2003TobaccoUA,
  title={Tobacco use among school personnel in eight North-eastern states of India.},
  author={Dhirendra Narain Sinha and Prakash C Gupta and Mangesh Suryakant Pednekar},
  journal={Indian journal of cancer},
  year={2003},
  volume={40 1},
  pages={
          3-14
        }
}
AIMS To obtain baseline information about tobacco use prevalence, knowledge and attitude among school personnel in Eight North-eastern states of India (Assam, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, and Tripura). MATERIAL AND METHODS A sample of schools with probability proportional to the enrollment in grades 8-10. Anonymous self-administered questionnaire was used for all personnel working in the selected schools. RESULTS The school response rate was 100% in all… CONTINUE READING

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