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Barrientos-Gutierrez I, Kollath-Cattano C, Mejía R, Arillo-Santillán, Hanewinkel R, Morgenstern M, Sargent JD, Thrasher JF. Comparison of tobacco and alcohol use in films produced in Europe, Latin America, and the United States. BMC Public Health. 15:1096. 3 November 2015.
Forsyth SR, Malone RE. Smoking in video games: A systematic review. Nicotine & Tobacco Research. 25 July 2015 (online). 10.1093/ntr/ntv160. 25 July 2015.
Polansky JR, Titus K, Atayeva R, Glantz SA. Smoking in top-grossing US movies, 2014. UCSF Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education. San Francisco, CA. 23 April 2015.
Jamieson PE, Romer D. Portrayal of tobacco use in prime-time TV dramas: Trends and associations with adult cigarette consumption—USA, 1955-2010. Tobacco Control. 2015;24:243-248. doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2012-050896. 15 April 2015.
Branstetter SA, Lengerich E, Dignan M, Muscat J. Knowledge and perceptions of tobacco-related media in rural Appalachia. Rural and Remote Health. 2015;15:3136. Epub. 8 March 2015.


Polansky JR, Titus K, Lanning N, Glantz SA. Smoking in top-grossing US movies, 2013. UCSF Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education. San Francisco, CA. 12 June 2014.
Bleakley A, Romer D, Jamieson PE. Violent film characters’ portrayal of alcohol, sex, and tobacco-related behaviors. Pediatrics. 2014;133(1):71-77. doi:10.1542/peds.2013-1922. 1 January 2014.


Lee JGL, Agnew-Brune CB, Clapp JA, Blosnich JR. Out smoking on the big screen: Tobacco use in LGBT movies, 2000–2011. Tobacco Control. doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2013-051288. 25 November 2013.
Bergamini E, Demidenko E, Sargent JD. Trends in tobacco and alcohol brand placements in popular US movies, 1996 through 2009. JAMA Pediatrics. 2013;167(7):634-639. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2013.393. 1 July 2013.
Nazar GP, Gupta VK, Millett C, Arora M. Tobacco imagery in Bollywood films: 2006-2008. Heart Asia. 2013 Apr 3;5(1):44-6. 3 April 2013.
Morgenstern M, Sargent JD, Engels RCME, Scholte RH, Florek E, Hunt K, Sweeting H, Mathis F, Faggiano F, Hanewinkel R. Smoking in movies and adolescent smoking initiation: Longitudinal study in six European countries. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2013;44(4):339-344. doi:10.1016/j.amepre.2012.11.037. 1 April 2013.