Patient Fact Sheets
Socio-economic disparities, cultural differences in tobacco use and marketing practices targeted at particular groups have contributed to differences in tobacco-related morbidity and mortality. A better understanding of the role of tobacco and tobacco marketing in specific communities benefits patients being treated for tobacco-use dependence. Cultural sensitivity is also important in regard to how cessation treatment services are presented.
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