Further reading

  • ASPECT consortium. Tobacco or Health in the European Union: Past, Present and Future. Luxembourg, European Commission, 2004. ec.europa.eu/health/ph_determinants/life_ style/Tobacco/Documents/tobacco_fr_en.pdf
  • Baker RR. Product formation mechanisms inside a burning cigarette. Prog Energ Combust Sci 1981; 7: 135–153.
  • Barone-Adesi F, Vizzini L, Merletti F, et al. Short-term effects of Italian smoking regulation on rates of hospital admission for acute myocardial infarction. Eur Heart J 2006; 10: 1093–1097.
  • Claxton LD, Morin RS, Hughes TJ, et al. A genotoxic assessment of environmental tobacco smoke using bacterial bioassays. Mutat Res 1989; 222: 81–99.
  • Cronin EM, Kearney PM, Kearney PP, et al . Impact of a national smoking ban on hospital admission for acute coronary syndromes: a longitudinal study. Clin Cardiol 2012; 35: 205–209.
  • Eisner MD, Smith AK, Blanc PD. Bartenders’ respiratory health after establishment of smoke-freebars and taverns. JAMA 1998; 280: 1909–1914.
  • European Commission. Proposal for a Council Recommendation on Smoke-free Environments, 2009. ec.europa.eu/health/ph_determinants/life_style/Tobacco/Documents/ tobacco_prec2009_en.pdf
  • Goodman P, Agnew M, McCaffrey M, et al. Effects of the Irish smoking ban on respiratory health of bar workers and air quality in Dublin pubs. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2007; 175: 840–845.
  • Goodman PG, Haw S, Kabir Z, et al. Are there health benefits associated with comprehensive smoke-free laws? Int J Public Health 2009; 54: 367–378.
  • International Agency for Research on Cancer. Tobacco Smoke and Involuntary Smoking. IARC Monographs 2004; 83. monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/vol83/volume83.pdf
  • Juster HR, Loomis BR, Hinman TM, et al. Declines in hospital admissions for acute myocardial infarction in New York State after implementation of a comprehensive smoking ban. Am J Public Health 2007; 97: 2035–2039.
  • Kabir Z, Alpert HA, Goodman PG, et al. The effects of smokefree-home and workplace policies on second-hand smoke exposure levels in children: an evidence summary. Pediatric Health 2010; 4: 391–403.
  • Kabir Z, Clarke V, Conroy R, et al. Low birth weight and preterm birth rates 1 year before and after the Irish workplace smoking ban. BJOG 2009; 116: 1782–1787.
  • Kabir Z, Manning PJ, Holohan J, et al. Second-hand smoke exposure in cars and respiratory health effects in children. Eur Respir J 2009; 34: 629–633.
  • Mackay DF, Nelson SM, Haw SJ, et al. Impact of Scotland’s smoke-free legislation on pregnancy complications: retrospective cohort study. PLoS Med 2012; 9: e1001175.
  • National Research Council, Committee on Advantages in Assessing Human Exposure to Airborne Pollutants. Human Exposure Assessment to Airborne Pollutants: Advantages and Opportunities. Washington DC, National Academy Press, 1991.
  • Pell JP, Haw S, Cobbe S, et al. Smoke-free legislation and hospitalizations for acute coronary syndrome. N Engl J Med 2008; 359: 842–891.
  • Rees VW, Connolly GN. Measuring air quality to protect children from secondhand smoke in cars. Am J Prev Med 2006; 31: 363–368.
  • Report on Carcinogens. 11th Edn. Washington, United States Department of Health and Human Services, National Institute of Health, National Institute of Environmental Health Services, National Toxicology Program, 2005. ntp.niehs.nih.gov/ntp/roc/eleventh/profiles/ s176toba.pdf
  • Royal College of Physicians. Passive Smoking and Children. A Report by the Tobacco Advisory Group. London, Royal College of Physicians, 2010. bookshop.rcplondon.ac.uk/contents/pub305-e37e88a5-4643-4402-9298-6936de103266.pdf
  • Sargent RP, Shepard RM, Glantz SA. Reduced incidence of admissions for myocardial infarction associated with public smoking ban: before and after study, BMJ 2004; 328: 977–980.
  • Sims M, Maxwell R, Bauld L, et al. Short term impact of smoke-free legislation in England: retrospective analysis of hospital admissions for myocardial infarction. BMJ 2010; 340: c2161.
  • Smoke Free Partnership. Lifting the Smokescreen: 10 Reasons for a Smoke Free Europe. www.european-lung-foundation.org/416-lifting-the-smokescreen.htm
  • US Department of Health and Human Services. A Report of the Surgeon General: How Tobacco Smoke Causes Disease: What It Means to You. Washington DC, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Office on Smoking and Health, 2010. www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/sgr/2010/consumer_booklet/pdfs/consumer.pdf
  • US Dept of Health and Human Services. The Health Consequences of Involuntary Exposure to Tobacco Smoke: a Report of the Surgeon General. Atlanta, US Department of Health and Human Services, 2006. www.surgeongeneral.gov/library/reports/secondhandsmoke/ fullreport.pdf
  • US Dept of Health and Human Services. The Health Consequences of Involuntary Smoking: a Report of the Surgeon General. Atlanta, US Department of Health and Human Services, 1986. profiles.nlm.nih.gov/ps/access/NNBCPM.pdf
  • US Dept of Health, Education and Welfare. The Health Consequences of Smoking: A Report of the Surgeon General. Washington DC, US Dept of Health, Education and Welfare, 1972. profiles.nlm.nih.gov/ps/access/NNBBPN.pdf
  • US Environmental Protection Agency. Respiratory Health Effects of Passive Smoking: Lung Cancer and Other Disorders. Publication EPA/600/6-90/006F. Washington DC, US Environmental Protection Agency, 1992. oaspub.epa.gov/eims/eimscomm.getfile?p_ download_id=36793
  • World Health Organization. The Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC). Guidelines on Protection from Exposure to Tobacco Smoke. www.who.int/fctc/cop/art%20 8%20guidelines_english.pdf

See the entire Passive smoking Chapter