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A content analysis of smokeless tobacco coverage in U.S. newspapers and news wires.
|Title||A content analysis of smokeless tobacco coverage in U.S. newspapers and news wires.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Wackowski OA, Lewis JM, Delnevo CD, Ling PM|
|Journal||Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco|
|Date Published||2013 Jul|
Research attention on smokeless tobacco (SLT) has focused on SLT use, health risks, harm-reduction potential, and risk perceptions, but few studies have examined mediated communications about SLT. This study aims to contribute to the literature by providing the first description of SLT coverage in the news, an important communication channel given its ability to educate and shape public opinion about tobacco issues.
|Alternate Journal||Nicotine Tob. Res.|