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ERIC Number: EJ576436
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-4391
School Nurses as Advocates for Youth Tobacco Education Programs: The TAR WARS Experience.
Mahoney, Martin C.; Costley, C. Mark; Cain, Jeff; Zaiger, Donna; McMullen, Sarah
Journal of School Health, v68 n8 p339-41 Oct 1998
TAR WARS is an interactive, anti-tobacco program for fifth graders designed to promote positive health choices by increasing students' awareness of attitudes regarding tobacco use and the effects of tobacco on the body. The program encourages health care provider involvement in community health activities and mobilizes community support against youth tobacco use. Implications for school nurses are noted. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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