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The Cochrane Tobacco Addiction Group (TAG) are surveying researchers, health professionals and the public to identify the unanswered questions about the prevention and treatment of tobacco addiction.

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Complete the short online survey - https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/CochraneTAG

It’s been 20 years since the Cochrane TAG started commissioning and publishing systematic reviews on the effectiveness of interventions and policies to control tobacco addiction. With over 70 published reviews by 300 authors, the group has made a valuable contribution to the evidence-base, informing treatment and public policies to reduce the prevalence of smoking nationally and internationally.

Read more (Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences)

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