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Tobacco addiction.

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Tobacco use is associated with 5 million deaths per year worldwide and is regarded as one of the leading causes of premature death. Comprehensive programmes for tobacco control can substantially reduce the frequency of tobacco use. An important component of a comprehensive programme is the provision of treatment for tobacco addiction. Treatment involves targeting several aspects of addiction including the underlying neurobiology and behavioural processes. Furthermore, building an infrastructu...

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Hatsukami, DK More by this author
Journal:
Lancet
Volume:
371
Issue:
9629
Pages:
2027-2038
Publication date:
2008-06-05
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EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
URN:
uuid:4f05da1a-b480-461b-9e54-353105cfceb1
Source identifiers:
116797
Local pid:
pubs:116797

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