Monograph 17 Evaluating ASSIST – A Blueprint for Understanding State-level Tobacco Control

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Provides a large-scale evaluation of the American Stop Smoking Intervention Study for Cancer Prevention (ASSIST), a three-pronged intervention using policy development, mass media and media advocacy, and program services. The evaluation used key metrics on tobacco control and policy measures and accounted for covariates of state-level data, including population demographics and economic, political, social, cultural, and geographic factors.

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National Cancer Institute. Evaluating ASSIST: A Blueprint for Understanding State-level Tobacco Control. Tobacco Control Monograph No. 17. Bethesda, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute. NIH Pub. No. 06-6058, October 2006.

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