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  1. Fulltext. The effectiveness of a media-led intervention to reduce smoking among Vietnamese-American men.

    Article - En anglais



    This study evaluated an anti-tobacco campaign targeting Vietnamese men in San Francisco, Calif.


    The Intervention included Vietnamese-language media, heath education materials, and activitiers targeting physicians, youth, and businesses.

    Evaluation involved pretest and posttest cross-sectional telephone surveys and multiple logistic regression analyses designed to identify variables associated with smoking and quitting.


    At posttest, the odds of being a smoker were significantly lower (odds ratio [OR]=0.82,95% confidence interval [CI]+0.68,0.99% CI=1.27,2.15), in San Francisco than in a comparison community.


    Despite modest success, further efforts are needed to reduce smoking among Vietnamese-American men.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Tabagisme, Prévention, Programme sanitaire, Education santé, Campagne de masse, Mass media, Vietnamien, Ethnie, Homme, Mâle, Californie, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Evaluation

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Tobacco smoking, Prevention, Sanitary program, Health education, Mass campaign, Mass media, Vietnamese, Ethnic group, Human, Male, California, United States, North America, America, Evaluation

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 97-0414819

    Code Inist : 002B30A03A. Création : 19/12/1997.