Impact of 2005 smoke-free policy in Italy on prevalence, cessation and intensity of smoking in the overall population and by educational group

Bruno Federico, Johan P Mackenbach, Terje A Eikemo, Anton E Kunst

The aim of the paper is to estimate the immediate as well as the longer term impact of the 2005 smoke-free law on smoking prevalence, cessation and intensity both in the overall population and separately by educational level. The setting is Italy, 1999-2010.

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