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Cullen J, Sokol NA, Slawek D, Allen JA, Vallone DM, Healton CG. Depictions of tobacco use in 2007 broadcast television programming popular among U.S. youth. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine. 2011;165(2):147-151. doi:10.1001/archpediatrics.2010.276. 1 February 2011.


Ho SY, Wang MP, Lai HK, Hedley AJ, Lam TH. Carcinogens in a puff: Smoking in Hong Kong movies. Tobacco Control. 2010 Dec;19(6):518-9. 15 December 2010.
Glantz SA, Titus K, Mitchell S, Polansky JR, Kaufmann R. Smoking in top-grossing movies — United States, 1991-2009. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 2010;59(32);1014-1017. 20 August 2010.
Viswanath K, Ackerson LK, Sorensen G, Gupta PC. Movies and TV influence tobacco use in India: Findings from a national survey. PLOS ONE. 2010;5(6):e11365. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0011365. 29 June 2010.
Shadel WG, Martino SC, Haviland A, Setodji C, Primack BA. Smoking motives in movies are important for understanding adolescent smoking: A preliminary investigation. Nicotine & Tobacco Research. 2010;12(8):850-854. doi:10.1093/ntr/ntq099. 24 June 2010.
Anderson SJ, Millett C, Polansky JR, Glantz SA. Exposure to smoking in movies among British adolescents 2001-2006. Tobacco Control. 2010;19:197-200. doi:10.1136/tc.2009.034991. 1 June 2010.
Lyons A, McNeill A, Chen Y, Britton J. Tobacco and tobacco branding in films most popular in the UK from 1989 to 2008. Thorax. 2010;65:417-422. doi:10.1136/thx.2009.130716. 1 May 2010.
Jamieson PE, Romer D. Trends in US movie tobacco portrayal since 1950: A historical analysis. Tobacco Control. 2010;19:179-184. doi:10.1136/tc.2009.034736. 1 April 2010.
Córdoba Garcia R, Nerín de la Puerta I, Ferreras Amez JM, Aldea Molina E. Scenes of tobacco in film and television in Spain [Spanish]. Atención Primaria. 2010 Mar;42(3):184. 15 March 2010.


Tickle JJ, Beach ML, Dalton MA. Tobacco, alcohol and other risk behaviors in film: How well do MPAA ratings distinguish content?. Journal of Health Communication. 2009;14(8):756-67. doi:10.1080/10810730903295567. 21 December 2009.
Harakeh Z, Engels RCME, Vohs K, van Baaren R, Sargent JD. Exposure to movie smoking, antismoking ads, and smoking intensity: An experimental study with a factorial design. Tobacco Control. 2010;19:185-190. doi:10.1136/tc.2009.030684. 11 December 2009.
Thrasher JF, Sargent JD, Huang L, Arillo-Santillán E, Dorantes-Alonso A, Pérez-Hernández R. Does film smoking promote youth smoking in middle-income countries?: A longitudinal study among Mexican adolescents. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. 2009;18:3444-3450. doi:10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-09-0883. 3 December 2009.