Resources

  • Global Bridges: The First Decade – 2019 Milestone Report

    • 29 Jan 2019
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Tobacco Dependence Treatment (TOPIC)
    • Africa (REGION)

    A comprehensive report on Global Bridges’ first decade featuring a leadership letter, network member accomplishments, awards, grant projects and more. Global Bridges_Milestone Report

  • Tobacco Dependence Treatment Grants: A Collaborative Approach to the Implementation of WHO Tobacco Control Initiatives

    • 23 Mar 2018
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)

    A research article published in the Journal of Environmental and Public Health shares the Global Bridges story about addressing barriers to tobacco dependence treatment through grant-funded projects that trained close to 9,000 healthcare providers and reached an estimated 150,000 patients. Read the full report here.

  • Resources from Armenia project journal publication, presentations

    • 19 Nov 2016
    • Poster (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Europe (REGION)

    The American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (SPH) has recently published two abstracts in the European Journal of Public Health and presented results from formative research at the 9th European Public Health Conference. Learn more on the Global Bridges blog, and view the resources below: Abstract: Primary healthcare physicians’ knowledge, attitude and practice towards […]

  • Quitline manager training in China

    • 08 Sep 2015
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Nicotine Addiction (TOPIC)
    • Southeast Asia (REGION)

    An overview of quitline manager training in China.

  • The Second Study on WHO MPOWER Tobacco Control Scores in Eastern Mediterranean Countries Based on the 2013 Report: Improvements over Two Years

    • 03 Mar 2015
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Tobacco Dependence Treatment (TOPIC)
    • Eastern Mediterranean (REGION)

    A follow-up report that quantifies the implementation of MPOWER tobacco control policies in the Eastern Mediterranean Region in 2013.

  • Slaying the evil dragon

    • 11 Jan 2015
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    An article from CHEST Journal and an inspiring video from Aetna.

  • BMJ paper West et al

    • 30 Sep 2013
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Tobacco Dependence Treatment (TOPIC)
    • Europe (REGION)

    impact of the first ten years of a national, population level, free stop smoking service in England

  • World No Tobacco Day in South Africa

    • 23 Jul 2013
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • About Tobacco Control (TOPIC)
    • Africa (REGION)

    Report on celebration of World No Tobacco Day and tobacco dependence treatment training in South Africa.

  • Treating tobacco dependence— A global need and a global initiative

    • 18 Jun 2013
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    Cigarette smoking is recognized as the greatest preventable cause of death and disability in the world, causing more deaths each year than malaria, tuberculosis, suicide, homicide, and HIV/AIDS combined. The tobacco pandemic and the associated adverse health consequences will only increase as we go further into the 21st Century if nothing is done to stem the tide.

  • European scoping exercise – whats happening in tobacco dependence treatment?

    • 26 Feb 2013
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)
    • Europe (REGION)

    This report, produced by the European GB team, was carried out to identify and determine which European countries might be willing and able to receive evidence-based support and assistance with training of health care professionals. The scoping exercise included three phases of activity; Phase 1 (web search), Phase 2 (direct country contact) and Phase 3 (face to face exploratory meeting with selected countries).

  • Cigarette Package Health Warnings: International Status Report

    • 07 Dec 2012
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Warning Labels (TOPIC)

    An international overview ranking 198 countries/jurisdictions based on warning size, and lists those that have finalized requirements for picture warnings. Regional breakdowns are also provided. This report is in its third edition, with the second edition dated October 2010.

  • Factores que afectan las mediciones de monóxido de carbono en el aire exhalado como biomarcador del consumo de tabaco

    • 13 Aug 2012
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Tobacco Dependence Treatment (TOPIC)
    • Latin America (REGION)

    COexh of 6699 samples in three cross sectional studies to explore factors that may modify the CO as biomarker of tobacco consumption

  • MMWR Report: Quitting Smoking Among Adults-United States, 2001–2010

    • 11 Nov 2011
    • Report (TYPE OF RESOURCE)
    • Advocacy (TOPIC)

    The Centers for Disease Control analyzed 2010 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) data to describe U.S. adult smokers’ interest in quitting, quit attempts in the past year, successful recent smoking cessation, and use of evidence-based cessation treatments and services by demographic characteristics.  Read the full report.