December 2012 Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T. e-newsletter
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The Community Guide recently posted the following Community Preventive Services Task Force findings on increasing tobacco use cessation:
USPSTF posts draft recommendation statement on interventions to prevent tobacco use in children and adolescents
Today, the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force posted for public comment its draft recommendation statement on interventions to prevent tobacco use in children and adolescents. It is available for review and public comment from December 11, 2012, to January 7, 2013, by clicking here. A consumer fact sheet that explains the draft recommendation statement in plain language is also available online. The evidence report on which this draft recommendation is based was also published today in Annals of Internal Medicine and is available here.
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