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Preventing the uptake of smoking in young people.

Preventing the uptake of smoking in young people.

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Published by NHS Centre for Reviews and Dissemination, University of York, in association with Royal Society of Medicine Press in York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bulletin on the effectiveness of health service interventions for decision makers.

SeriesEffective health care -- vol.5/5
ContributionsNHS Centre for Reviews & Dissemination., Royal Society of Medicine (Great Britain)
The Physical Object
Pagination12p. :
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18243745M

Whilst rates of smoking uptake have decreased significantly, the social gradient in young people taking up smoking remains marked. The evidence based ASSIST approach of peer-led school-based intervention for preventing smoking uptake involves training influential children to . on how to prevent the uptake of smoking by children and young people. This guidance focuses on mass-media and point-of-sales measures. The guidance is for all those with a remit to improve the health and wellbeing of children and young people under This includes those working in the.

Preventing tobacco use in youths may be an easier task than helping adults break the habit of smoking and overcome its ill effects. Using experimental procedures based on social work techniques, this study suggests that social work efforts are an effective tool in programs and services that focus on Cited by: Wanna try? The magic ingredients The power of association Preventing the Uptake of Smoking Amongst Young People Qasim Chowdary Q_C_ Highest Earning Athletes #5. Roger Federer Total Earnings between June to June $ million Salary/winnings: $ million Endorsements.

At the same time, there is now a growing body of evidence that the best way to reduce the uptake and prevalence of smoking among young people is to bring about significant and sustained decreases in the prevalence of smoking among adults. Furthermore, we also know a great deal about how, and how not, to achieve that intermediate goal.   There is some evidence of an effect of mass-media interventions for preventing smoking in youngsters. Six out of 63 studies about mass-media smoking campaigns were randomized and included in a Cochrane analysis. Two of six studies found that mass-media intervention was effective in preventing the uptake of smoking in young people by:


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Preventing the uptake of smoking in young people Download PDF EPUB FB2

Restricting young people’s access to cigarettes and tobacco has been a key component of tobacco legislation aimed at preventing the uptake of smoking.

Therefore, the purpose of this paper is to examine the existing evidence on the effectiveness of interventions that are designed to prevent the illegal sale of tobacco to young by: Ensure schools and other educational establishments deliver evidence-based smoking prevention interventions.

These should be linked to their smokefree policy and consistent with regional and national tobacco control strategies. Preventing uptake of smoking in children and young people NICE Pathways Smoking. preventing uptake of smoking by children and young people and encouraged to implement evidence-based smoking prevention initiatives.

Equally, further research is needed to identify interventions that are effective in targeting groups of young people at high-risk of smoking uptake. Interventions to prevent the uptake of smoking in children and young people.

British Columbia: Centre of Excellence for Women's Health. Smoking Interventions with children and young people. Smoking among young people is of concern due to the addictive nature of tobacco and the health risks associated with tobacco use.

A focus on the prevention of the uptake of cigarette smoking in youth is of particular importance as the majority of smokers initiate smoking or become habitual smokers prior to the age of 18 [1,2] and are less likely to give up smoking than those who start later in Cited by: 1.

Introduction: Preventing Tobacco Use among Youth Smoking among young people is of concern due to the addictive nature of tobacco and the health risks associated with tobacco use.

A focus on the prevention of the uptake of cigarette smoking in youth is of particular importance as the majority of smokers initiate smoking or become habitual. REVIEWER'S CONCLUSIONS: There is some evidence that the mass media can be effective in preventing the uptake of smoking in young people, but overall the evidence is.

- empower children and young people to refuse offers of cigarettes - include graphic images portraying smoking's detrimental effect on health as well as appearance (for example, its effect on the appearance of skin and teeth).

Young People and Smoking. SMOKING PREVALENCE. It is estimated that each year aroundchildren in the UK start smoking. Among adult smokers, about two-thirds report that they took up smoking before the age of 18 and over 80% before the age of 2.

TheFile Size: KB. A comprehensive review of the effectiveness of multi-component community (locally) based interventions in influencing smoking behaviour, including preventing the uptake of smoking in young people, incorporated 25 studies and was published in August 13 The authors concluded that there is some evidence that coordinated, widespread, multi-component programs can be successful in influencing smoking behaviour and reducing the uptake of smoking in young people.

Process. Proportion of people who smoke who have set a quit date with an evidence-based smoking cessation service are assessed for carbon monoxide levels 4 weeks after the quit date.

Numerator – the number of people in the denominator who are assessed for carbon monoxide levels 4. Quality standard - Smoking: reducing and preventing tobacco use This guideline covers anti-smoking mass-media campaigns, for example, on TV, in newspapers and online.

It also covers measures to prevent tobacco being sold to children and young people. The aim is to help prevent children and young people from taking up smoking. Description: This guidance focuses on mass-media and point-of-sales measures to prevent the uptake of smoking by children and young people under It is for all those with a remit to improve the health and wellbeing of children and young people.

Interventions to Prevent the Uptake of Smoking in Children and Young People. Smoking part 2: Preventing uptake among young people As the result of a technical problem, you may experience problems displaying the PDF versions of articles. Our team is working hard to resolve the issue as quickly as : Sarah Matthes Edwards.

NICE public health guidance School-based interventions to prevent smoking Page 3 of 54 Introduction The Department of Health (DH) asked the National Institute f or Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE) to produce public health guidance on school-based interventions to prevent the uptake of smoking among children and young people.

Some evidence is available to suggest that multi-component community interventions are effective in influencing smoking behaviour and preventing the uptake of smoking in young people. These interventions use co-ordinated, widespread, multi-component programmes to try and influence young people's behaviour.

BACKGROUND: Cigarette smoking is one of the leading causes of preventable death in the world. Decisions to smoke are often made within a broad social context and therefore community interventions using coordinated, multi-component programmes may be effective in influencing the smoking behaviour of young people.

Research Report: Richardson L, Allen P, McCullough L, Bauld L, Assanand S, Greaves L, Amos A, Hemsing N & Humphries K () Interventions to prevent the uptake of smoking in children and young people: a systematic review. Reducing smoking among young people presents a challenge for health professionals.

Preventing uptake of smoking would result in the greatest population health gain, but the reasons why adolescents start smoking are many and complex (see earlier article in this series).Cited by:.

2 days ago  The researchers argue there are strong grounds to focus on preventing smoking uptake among young people, which they say should complement measures that encourage and support smokers to quit. “More than 50 years after the publication of landmark reports by the US Surgeon General and the UK Royal College of Physicians, which established the.Currently, a total of 6% of 11–year-olds regularly smoke, showing a substantial decrease on when prevalence stood at 13%.

There is still much to do to bring the level further down and it is important that comprehensive approaches to tobacco control are not disinvested in as this could result in the smoking rates going up again.

This article will briefly reflect on the importance of Author: Sarah Matthes Edwards.Introduction: More thanUK children aged 11–15 years start smoking each year and up to 50% of children who try smoking will become regular smokers within 2–3 years.

Given the high personal, social and economic cost of smoking, intervening to prevent children and young people from beginning to smoke is an important public health : Brioney Gee, Vivienne Maskrey, Annie Blyth, Richard Holland, Caitlin Notley.