Tag Archives: tobacco control

Week 23: Summary of #PHTwitJC Chat

In March we discussed this paper which examined whether there was an association between second hand smoking and meningococcal disease risk.  We critiqued the paper together on 24th March, and below is a summary of the discussion. Q.1 Were the … Continue reading

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#PHTwitJC 23: Smoking and Meningococcal Disease

Public Health Twitter Journal Club will meet for live Twitter discussion on Sunday 24th March, starting at 8.00 PM GMT / UK time).  All are welcome to contribute and pose questions using the hashtag #PHTwitJC. If you have never joined a Twitter … Continue reading

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Vote for your preferred Smoking themed journal paper

Smoking kills more than 5 million people per year.  Yet ironically, it is the single most preventable cause of death!  Smoking and tobacco control present an on-going challenge in the world of public health. The great news is that more … Continue reading

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