2nd June 2017, Volume 130 Number 1456

Frederieke Sanne van der Deen, Nick Wilson

Similarly to countries like Canada, Iceland and Norway, New Zealand has made significant progress in reducing smoking prevalence since the 1980s.1 In this issue of the Journal,2 Laugesen and Grace…

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Frederieke Sanne van der Deen, Public Health, University of Otago, Wellington; Nick Wilson, Public Health, University of Otago, Wellington.

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Frederieke Sanne van der Deen, Public Health, University of Otago, Wellington.

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frederieke.vanderdeen@otago.ac.nz

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Nil.

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