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Adolescent smoking and family structure in Europe.
Griesbach D, Amos A, Currie C. Griesbach D, et al. Among authors: amos a. Soc Sci Med. 2003 Jan;56(1):41-52. doi: 10.1016/s0277-9536(02)00014-x. Soc Sci Med. 2003. PMID: 12435550
It also investigates the association between family structure and a number of known smoking risk factors including family socio-economic status, the adolescent's disposable income, parental smoking and the presence of other smokers in the adolescent's home. Findings are ba …
It also investigates the association between family structure and a number of known smoking risk factors including family socio-econo …
Cigarette advertising policy and coverage of smoking and health in British women's magazines.
Amos A, Jacobson B, White P. Amos A, et al. Lancet. 1991 Jan 12;337(8733):93-6. doi: 10.1016/0140-6736(91)90747-d. Lancet. 1991. PMID: 1670736
A survey of cigarette advertising and coverage of health aspects of smoking in 86 British magazines with a large female readership was done in 1989. ...There was a small decrease in the coverage given to health aspects of smoking; a third of magazines
A survey of cigarette advertising and coverage of health aspects of smoking in 86 British magazines with a large female reader
Policy on cigarette advertising and coverage of smoking and health in European women's magazines.
Amos A, Bostock Y. Amos A, et al. BMJ. 1992 Jan 11;304(6819):99-101. doi: 10.1136/bmj.304.6819.99. BMJ. 1992. PMID: 1737152 Free PMC article. No abstract available.
Hospital smoking policies: examples of good practice?
Amos A. Amos A. Br J Addict. 1991 Jun;86(6):704-6. doi: 10.1111/j.1360-0443.1991.tb03095.x. Br J Addict. 1991. PMID: 1878619
Health services should be taking a lead in implementing smoking policies which promote smoke-free environments for patients, visitors and staff, and ensure that patients and staff are provided with information and advice about smoking and how to give it up. ...
Health services should be taking a lead in implementing smoking policies which promote smoke-free environments for patients, visitors …
The incidence and correlates of health-related behavioural change in a small Scottish community.
Currie C, Hunt SM, Amos A. Currie C, et al. Among authors: amos a. Public Health. 1990 Sep;104(5):335-44. doi: 10.1016/s0033-3506(05)80526-8. Public Health. 1990. PMID: 2247587
This paper reports on a survey of health related behavioural change in a small Scottish town. Four types of behaviour were surveyed; smoking, alcohol use, dietary habits and exercise. ...
This paper reports on a survey of health related behavioural change in a small Scottish town. Four types of behaviour were sur …
Health-related behaviour in a small Scottish community.
Amos A, Currie C, Hunt SM, Martin CJ. Amos A, et al. Public Health. 1990 Mar;104(2):131-40. doi: 10.1016/s0033-3506(05)80364-6. Public Health. 1990. PMID: 2359829
A survey of health-related behaviours was carried out in a small Scottish town. A random sample stratified by age and sex was drawn from the records of the sole local health centre. A previously validated questionnaire was sent by post with a co
A survey of health-related behaviours was carried out in a small Scottish town. A random sample stratified by age and s
Is a telephone helpline of value to the workplace smoker?
Amos A, White DA, Elton RA. Amos A, et al. Occup Med (Lond). 1995 Oct;45(5):234-8. doi: 10.1093/occmed/45.5.234. Occup Med (Lond). 1995. PMID: 7579297
However, they do seem to be an effective mechanism for a nationwide company to identify those smokers who want support, and a useful means of centralizing the administration of support services. They are potentially a cost-effective option for larger employer …
However, they do seem to be an effective mechanism for a nationwide company to identify those smokers who want support, and a
Women and smoking.
Amos A. Amos A. Br Med Bull. 1996 Jan;52(1):74-89. doi: 10.1093/oxfordjournals.bmb.a011534. Br Med Bull. 1996. PMID: 8746298
Smoking kills over half a million women each year and is the most important preventable cause of female premature death in several developed countries. ...Tobacco companies have identified women as a key target group, therefore particular attention is given to the w …
Smoking kills over half a million women each year and is the most important preventable cause of female premature death in several de …
Girls, pecking order and smoking.
Michell L, Amos A. Michell L, et al. Among authors: amos a. Soc Sci Med. 1997 Jun;44(12):1861-9. doi: 10.1016/s0277-9536(96)00295-x. Soc Sci Med. 1997. PMID: 9194247
Against a background of growing concern about the failure to reduce cigarette smoking amongst young people, particularly girls, this paper attempts to unravel the complex interrelationships between smoking, peer group structure and gender. We were particularly intrigued to …
Against a background of growing concern about the failure to reduce cigarette smoking amongst young people, particularly girls, this …
Healthy or druggy? Self-image, ideal image and smoking behaviour among young people.
Amos A, Gray D, Currie C, Elton R. Amos A, et al. Soc Sci Med. 1997 Sep;45(6):847-58. doi: 10.1016/s0277-9536(96)00425-x. Soc Sci Med. 1997. PMID: 9255917
These attributes were incorporated into a self-completion questionnaire which was administered to 897 young people from three age groups (12-13 years, 15-16 years and 18-19 years). ...
These attributes were incorporated into a self-completion questionnaire which was administered to 897 young people from three age gro …
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