Resources and Publications
The Healthy People tobacco page lists the 2020 goals and objectives related to tobacco control and provides general information about tobacco use and interventions. Healthy People also provides the latest data for tobacco use as a leading health indicator.
The Community Guide is a resource for evidence-based Task Force recommendations and findings about what works to improve health care. The tobacco page provides information about tobacco use and secondhand smoke exposure.
The Cochrane Library is a collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database that provides information about groups in The Cochrane Collaboration.
This site offers free instructional training for policy makers, researchers, educators and the general public. The multimedia educational modules help participants develop and implement effective tobacco control programs, advocate for substantial anti-smoking regulations and craft media campaigns.
The Global Tobacco Surveillance System (GTSS) is a Web-based data application that houses and displays data from four tobacco-related surveys conducted around the world. The purpose of GTSS is to enhance countries’ capacity to monitor tobacco use, guide national tobacco prevention, and control programs, and facilitate comparison of tobacco-related data at the national, regional, and global levels.
The MPOWER measures, introduced by the World Health Organization, in accordance with the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control guidelines, are measures and guides intended to assist in the country-level implementation of effective interventions to reduce tobacco use.
The National Cancer Institute established the Tobacco Control Monograph series in 1991 to provide ongoing and timely information about emerging public health issues in smoking and tobacco use control. Links to Monographs 1-20 can be found here.
Supplement your digital content and add the latest in tobacco regulation, prevention, and cessation information from the FDA. Their syndication hub allows easy access to a variety of tobacco-related content that you can use on your site for free.