World No Tobacco Day – KMC Mangalore

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Quit Tobacco International: Pipes,Filters & Pumps

Smoke Free Home Campaign

Smoke Free Home Campaign initiated in Ujire Karnataka State by QTI, KMC, and Rotary Club Belthangady Taluk in association with SDM College and the NSS.  November 2013

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Tobacco Modules & Tobacco Cessation Skills for Medical Curriculum

Report of the One Day Sensitisation Workshop on Integration of Tobacco Modules and Tobacco Cessation Skills into Medical Curriculum of Kerala Medical Schools
Date: 13th Dec 2013 Kerala University of Health Sciences

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XXV Annual Conference: Karnataka Association of Community Health

30th of November & 1st of December, 2013

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QTI India: Cessation Training Videos Posted

Cessation training video: Seven parts for final year students & training workshops -English. Posted in the Cessation Training section of the QTI resource section.

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Two New Research Posters

Introducing a Fully Integrated Tobacco Curriculum & Tobacco Cessation Skills in 5 Medical Colleges in India (PDF)

Feasibility of Disease Centered Smoking Cessation Among Diabetes Patients (PDF)

New Articles and Resources Posted

A few new articles and resources are up in the resources section.

  • Are socioeconomic disparities in tobacco consumption increasing in India? A repeated cross-sectional multilevel analysis (PDF)
  • Correlates of tobacco quit attempts and cessation in the adult population of India: secondary analysis of the Global Adult Tobacco Survey, 2009–10 (PDF)

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New Articles/Resources on Cardiovascular Issues

New articles posed on cardiovascular disease and smoking

  • Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Tailored for Women (PDF)
  • Second-Hand Tobacco Smoke and Cardiovascular Disease Risk
  • An Epidemiological Review (PDF)
  • Worldwide burden of disease from exposure to second-hand smoke: a retrospective analysis of data from 192 countries (PDF)
  • Cardiovascular Effects of Secondhand Smoke Nearly as Large as Smoking (PDF)
  • Active and passive smoking and the risk of myocardial infarction in 24,968 men and women during 11 year of follow-up: the Tromsø Study (DOCX)

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New Resources Posted

A number of new articles have been posted in the resources section:

  • Smokers’ responses to television advertisements about the serious harms of tobacco use (PDF)
  • Tobacco Taxes: A Win–Win Measure for Fiscal Space and Health (PDF)
  • Perceived effectiveness of pictorial health warnings among Mexican youth and adults (PDF)
  • Breathing Life into the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control: Smoking Cessation and the Right to Health (PDF)

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