Visar resultat 11 - 15 av 50 avhandlingar innehållade ordet tobacco-use.
11. Health related lifestyle habits of Swedish schoolchildren : Studies on knowledge, conception and behaviour
Sammanfattning : Aim The overall aim of this thesis was to evaluate the effects of the health education programme An adventure with Pelle Pump . Further the aim was to provide knowledge of importance for the development of future programmes aiming to promote a healthy lifestyle in children by studying predictors for health behaviours, and the impact of time and age on health behaviours in Swedish schoolchildren. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA; a search for causes Johanna Adami, MD,MPH Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, 17177 Stockholm and Department of Oncology, University Hospital,751 85 Uppsala, Sweden. The aim of this thesis was to investigate some factors of possible importancefor the development of non-Hodgkin's Iymphoma (NHL), namely ultraviolet (UV) light,maternal and perinatal characteristics, blood transfusions, and smoking. LÄS MER
13. Modeling individual behavioral changes : the case of tobacco uptake in a cohort of school children
Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis was to elucidate preventable determinants of smoking and smokeless tobacco use in adolescence in the frame of a longitudinal study (BROMS cohort). The study population encompasses 3019 children recruited from 5th grade classes in 96 schools in Stockholm, Sweden during the academic year 1997-1998. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Maternal smoking is one of the most important preventable risk factors in pregnancy. Whether it is nicotine or combustion products, or possibly both, that cause the adverse effects is not clear. The common substance in snuff and cigarette smoke is nicotine. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : There is a robust evidence base for the negative health effects from smoking. Smoking is linked to severe morbidity and to mortality, and kills up to half of its regular users. LÄS MER