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Factors establishing smoke- free zones in Sri Lanka

 
1
Faculty of Medicine and Allied Sciences, Rajarata University of Sri Lanka, Saliyapura, Sri Lanka
2
Department of Forestry and Environment Science, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Gangodawila, Nugegoda Sri Lanka
3
Ministry of Health, Nutrition, and Indigenous Medicine, Sri Lanka
4
National Authority on Tobacco and Alcohol, Sri Lanka
Tob. Prev. Cessation 2017;3(September):126
Publish date: 2017-09-22
Submission date: 2017-03-30
Final revision date: 2017-08-22
Acceptance date: 2017-08-22
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CORRESPONDING AUTHOR:
Thambiliya Godage Supun Lahiru Prakash   
Department of Forestry and Environment science, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka, Principal PHI unit, Ministry of Health, 01000 Colombo 10, Sri Lanka
 
REFERENCES (3):
1. World Health Organisation: WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control 2005.
2. Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka: Tobacco Control in Sri Lanka. 2009.
3. Song, A. V., Dutra, L.M., Neilands, T.B., and Glantz, S.A.: Association of Smoke-Free Laws With Lower Percentages of New and Current Smokers Among Adolescents and Young Adults: An 11-Year Longitudinal Study. JAMA Pediatr 2015, 169(9): 152285. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2015.2285.
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