An annotated bibliography of scientific studies done on tobacco topic in WHO South-East Asia Region countries: 2003-2014 : surveillance, health effects, economics and control efforts
AbstractThis report is a compilation of abstracts of a few published and unpublished research studies on tobacco done from 2003 to 2014 in countires of the WHO South-East Asia Region. The purpose of creating this comprehensive database is to create a pool of information at one place for researchers to look at what has already been studies and what issues and research studies to be taken up next, and for use by public health policy advocates who may be looking for information on tobacco use pattern, impact or control in the SEA Region. Studies are organized by subject matter like tobacco use surveillance (surveys and reports); tobacco-related mortality and morbidity information including cancerous and non-cancerous diseases; tobacco control interventions including policy measures, legislations, and taxation; reports on tobacco promotion, advertising and sponsorship; and economics of the tobacco including studies on the interference of tobacco industry.
World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia. (2015). An annotated bibliography of scientific studies done on tobacco topic in WHO South-East Asia Region countries: 2003-2014 : surveillance, health effects, economics and control efforts. WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/204785