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Tobacco and women"s health

Tobacco and women"s health

influences on smoking cessation in women

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Published by Ontario Tobacco Research Unit in Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smoking,
  • Tobacco Use Disorder

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWomen and smoking cessation
    StatementProject team, Frances Hobbs, Robert Ferrence, Marilyn Pope, et al...
    ContributionsHobbs, Frances, Ferrence, Roberta, Pope, Marilyn, Ontario Tobacco Research Unit
    The Physical Object
    Pagination57p.
    Number of Pages57
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21072618M

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