This is a "reprint" of an interview made by Philippe Boucher during the UICC conference that took place in Geneva in september 2008 that was the last podcast posted for Globalink Radio. The tobacco control scale is a key concept that should be used to assess the situation in each African country.
Luk was up early today to be part of a "Challenge the expert" session starting a 7.30 am. We used this opportunity to talk to him.
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The initial paper published in the June 2006 issue of Tobacco Control by Martin Raw and Luk Joossens.
The 2007 progress report published in October 2007 (pdf format) lists 30 European countries.
Another useful exercise is for your country to "take the test" and see what your score is on the scale.