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Title: Impact of the Spanish smoking control law on exposure to second-hand smoke and respiratory health in hospitality workers: a cohort study
Author: Fernández Muñoz, Esteve
Fu Balboa, Marcela
Pascual, José A.
López, María José
Pérez-Ríos, Mónica
Schiaffino, Anna
Martínez Sánchez, Jose M.
Ariza, Carles
Saltó i Cerezuela, Esteve
Nebot, Manel
Keywords: Salut pública
Hàbit de fumar
Hoteleria
Public health
Tobbacco habit
Hospitality industry
Issue Date: 2009
Publisher: Public Library of Science (PLoS)
Abstract: A smoke-free law came into effect in Spain on 1st January 2006, affecting all enclosed workplaces except hospitality venues, whose proprietors can choose among totally a smoke-free policy, a partial restriction with designated smoking areas, or no restriction on smoking on the premises. We aimed to evaluate the impact of the law among hospitality workers by assessing second-hand smoke (SHS) exposure and the frequency of respiratory symptoms before and one year after the ban.
Note: Reproducció del document publicat a: 10.1371/journal.pone.0004244
It is part of: PLoS One, 2009, vol. 4, num. 1, p. 4244
Related resource: http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0004244
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2445/43771
ISSN: 1932-6203
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