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Research outputs: TOBACCO USE
2014 Intention to switch to smokeless tobacco use among South African smokers: results from the 2007 South African Social Attitudes Survey
Some smokeless tobacco products (SLT) have been shown to be associated with only a fraction of the risks of cigarettes. This study assessed ...Download this report
2014 Exposure to secondhand smoke and voluntary adoption of smoke-free home and car rules among non-smoking South Africa adults
Secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure is a well-established health hazard. To determine the effectiveness of existing smoke-free policies and adop...
2014 Awareness of nicotine replacement therapy among South African smokers and their interest in using it for smoking cessation when provided for free
This study assessed knowledge of South African smokers about nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) and their interest in using it for smoking c...
2013 A decade of tobacco control: the South African case of politics, health policy, health promotion and behaviour change
The South African (SA) government has implemented comprehensive tobacco control measures in line with the requirements of the Framework Con...Download this report