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Posts from the ‘Findings and Views’ Category

Article | Addressing ethnic disparities in adolescent smoking: Is reducing exposure to smoking in the home a key?

New Zealand children and teens growing up in smokefree homes are less likely to take up smoking, even if their parents are smokers, this ASPIRE2025 study has found.

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Blog | Standardised packaging: A new era in reducing tobacco marketing in NZ

In this blog, we discuss the importance of developing an on-going monitoring and evaluation plan around tobacco plain packaging, introduced in NZ from March 2018

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Article | Smoking prevalence among doctors and nurses—2013 New Zealand census data

This study, led by University of Otago in collaboration with the Health Promotion Agency, examined recent smoking trends among doctors and nurses in New Zealand using recent census data.

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Letter | Factors influencing the smoking status of ex-prisoners reintegrating into the community after release

The pilot study by a team of medical students at the University of Otago, Wellington was published in the New Zealand Medical Journal.

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Blog | Can we manage dual use of smoking and vaping more effectively?

This blog summarises a recent ASPIRE2025 study which explored dual use of cigarettes and electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS)

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