Browsing Department of Health Promotion and Development by Author "Peikrishvili, Nana T."
Bakhturidze, George; Mittelmark, Maurice B.; Aarø, Leif Edvard; Peikrishvili, Nana T. (BMJ, 2013)Objectives: This study aims to provide data on a public level of support for restricting smoking in public places and banning tobacco advertisements.Design: A nationally representative multistage sampling design, with ...Journal article
The influence of public opinion on tobacco control policy-making in Georgia: Perspectives of governmental and non-governmental stakeholders Bakhturidze, George; Peikrishvili, Nana T.; Mittelmark, Maurice B. (EU European Publishing, 2016-01)Introduction: Georgia has one of the highest smoking rates (36%) in Europe. This may be due partly to the fact that the present Georgian tobacco control regulations are weakly enforced. It is unclear if the authorities ...Journal article
The public's attitudes towards tobacco sales prohibitions: Evidence from a nationally representative survey in the former Soviet state of Georgia Bakhturidze, George; Peikrishvili, Nana T.; Mittelmark, Maurice B.; Aarø, Leif Edvard (Tobacco Control and Public Health in Eastern Europe, 2012)BACKGROUND: In the Caucasus region country of Georgia, no data on public opinion regarding tobacco sales restrictions have been available until now. The aim of the study is to provide data from a nationally representative ...Journal article