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    Tobacco-Free Hospital Campuses in Europe
    • Esteve Fernandez, MD, PhD
    • Other Contributors:
      • Cristina Martinez, Esteve Fernandez, Begona Alonso, David Chalom, Jacques Dumont, Miriam Gunning, Florian Mihaltan, Ann O’Riordan, and Christa Rustler.

    We have read with interest the paper by Williams et al.(1) assessing the prevalence of smoke-free hospital campuses' policies in the United States. In addition to the data and wise comments in the paper, we want to share some reflections from Europe. There is general consensus that health organizations should be an example in developing and implementing tobacco control policies(2,3). Many hospitals have become tobacco free...

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