Corpus ID: 42835496

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

  title={Tobacco use among school personnel in eight North-eastern states of India.},
  author={D. Sinha and P. Gupta and M. Pednekar},
  journal={Indian journal of cancer},
  volume={40 1},
  • D. Sinha, P. Gupta, M. Pednekar
  • Published 2003
  • Medicine
  • Indian journal of cancer
  • 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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