Table 2

 Numbers of community tobacco control leaders endorsing or rejecting specific harm reduction approaches

Policy group (n = 18)Treatment group (n = 13)Educator group (n = 17)Total (n = 48)
EndorseRejectEndorseRejectEndorseRejectEndorseReject
*Policy changes include reduction of environmental tobacco smoke, product regulation, and taxation.
The number of neutral responses for each group equals the total number for a particular group minus the number who endorsed or rejected the strategy.
Because of the non-random selection of participants these numbers are not intended to be projected to the populations of policy makers, treatment professionals or educators.
NRT, nicotine replacement therapy.
Product modification260657719
Reducing cigarettes used323081143
Policy changes*180102150442
NRT616373197
Education, prevention, behavioural approaches009080170
Chemoprevention060603015
Total30152817431410146