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.
This study investigated how NZ smokers viewed financial incentives for smoking cessation.
Article | New Zealand policy experts’ appraisal of interventions to reduce smoking in young adults: a qualitative investigation
This study investigated how NZ policy experts appraised the feasibility and likely effectiveness of interventions designed to reduce smoking prevalence among 18–24 year olds.
Article | Overwhelming support for smokefree cars that are carrying children – Is the Government listening?
This paper suggests that New Zealand is failing its obligations under UNCROC to protect children from harm due to exposure to second-hand smoke (SHS) by not acting to introduce smokefree cars.