Tobacco: A Global ThreatBMJ 2002; 325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7360.395 (Published 17 August 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:395
- David Chao, family medicine cluster coordinator, department of family medicine (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- United Christian Hospital, Hong Kong, China
John Crofton, David Simpson
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Nicotine addiction through various forms of tobacco use is a worldwide epidemic. Although concerted efforts have led to encouraging signs of a fall in smoking in affluent countries, rates of smoking in less well off and developing countries are increasing enormously. It is of paramount importance that healthcare professionals form a united front to act against this epidemic.
Tobacco: A Global Threat is …