Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adults: A Report of the Surgeon General (Three Volume Set)

Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adults: A Report of the Surgeon General (Three Volume Set)
Title:
Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adults: A Report of the Surgeon General (Three Volume Set)
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Three-volume set detailing the results of the Surgeon General's most up-to-date report and research on child and teen smoking and other tobacco use, causes, health and development effects and prevention.

Includes these volumes: 

1) The full hardcover report from the Surgeon General with detailed research: “Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adults: A Report of the Surgeon General” (916 p., ISBN 9780160905445)

2) An “Executive Summary” of the report containing the key evidence and conclusions (13 p.; ISBN 978016905674); and

3) A booklet for schools, medical personnel and parents called “Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adults: We Can Make the Next Generation Tobacco Free” (16 p., ISBN 978-016-90568-1);

ISBN for set: 9780160905445.

This Surgeon General’s report details the causes and the consequences of tobacco use among youth and young adults by focusing on the social, environmental, advertising, and marketing influences that encourage youth and young adults to initiate and sustain tobacco use. This is the first time tobacco data on young adults as a discrete population have been explored in detail. The report also highlights successful strategies to prevent young people from using tobacco.

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Table of Contents

Table of Contents:

Chapter 1. Introduction, Summary, and Conclusions

Introduction

Focus of the Report

Organization of the Report

Preparation of the Report

Evaluation of the Evidence

Major Conclusions

Chapter Conclusions

References

Chapter 2. The Health Consequences of Tobacco Use Among Young People

Introduction

Smoking During Adolescence and Young Adulthood: A Critical Period for Health

Nicotine Addiction

Smoking and Body Weight

Pulmonary Function and Respiratory Symptoms and Diseases

Cardiovascular Effects of Tobacco Use

Evidence Summary

Conclusions

References

Chapter 3. The Epidemiology of Tobacco Use Among Young People in the United States and Worldwide

Introduction

Key Epidemiologic Findings

Other Epidemiologic Findings

Evidence Summary

Conclusions

References

Chapter 3 Appendices

Appendix 3.1 Additional Analyses

Cigarette Smoking Among Young People in the United States

The Use of Other Tobacco Products Among Young People in the United States

Tobacco Use Among Young People Worldwide

Appendix 3.2 Sources of Data

Appendix 3.3 Measures of Tobacco Use

References

Chapter 4. Social, Environmental, Cognitive, and Genetic Influences on the Use of Tobacco Among Youth

Introduction

Large Social and Physical Environments

Small Social Groups

Cognitive and Affective Processes

Genetic Factors and Neurobiological and Neurodevelopmental Processes

Evidence Summary

Conclusions

References

Chapter 5. The Tobacco Industry’s Influences on the Use of Tobacco Among Youth

Introduction

Marketing Expenditures of the Tobacco Companies

Advertising and Other Promotional Activities Used by the Tobacco Companies to Promote

Tobacco Use Among Young People

The Tobacco Industry’s Pricing Practices and Use of Tobacco Among Young People

Influences of the Tobacco Industry on Tobacco Use Among Youth: The Packaging of Tobacco Products

The Influence of the Design of Tobacco Products on the Use of Tobacco by Young People

Tobacco Product Marketing at the Point of Sale

Digital Tobacco Marketing

Other Tobacco Company Activities and Tobacco Use Among Youth

Images of Smoking in the Entertainment Media and the Development of Identity

Images of Smoking in Movies and Adolescent Smoking

Evidence Summary

Conclusions

References

Chapter 6. Efforts to Prevent and Reduce Tobacco Use Among Young People

Introduction

Evidence for Prevention and Reduction of Youth Tobacco Use

Evidence Summary

Conclusions

References

Chapter 7. A Vision for Ending the Tobacco Epidemic

History of Tobacco Control Among Young People in the United States

Tobacco Control Among Youth and Young Adults: The Recent Disappointing Trends

Tobacco Control Among Youth and Young Adults: How to Make Progress

Final Call to Action

References

List of Abbreviations

List of Tables and Figures

Index

Audience

The primary audience are adults who want to make sure that their children and families grow up in a healthy environment without smoking, and any member of the general public wishing to learn more about smoking and its negative effects on health.

Product Details

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Publisher:
Health and Human Services Dept., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Key Phrases:
  • Report of the Surgeon General
  • Smoking
  • Tobacco
  • Youth
  • Young Adults
  • Report of the Surgeon General
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Record Creation Date:
04/26/2012
Last Status Update:
09/06/2019
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