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The role of tobacco promoting and restraining factors in smoking intentions among Ghanaian youth

BMC Public Health201212:662

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-12-662

Received: 30 April 2012

Accepted: 9 August 2012

Published: 15 August 2012

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Original Submission
30 Apr 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
2 May 2012 Author responded Author comments - David Teye Doku
Resubmission - Version 3
2 May 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 3
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
21 Jun 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Danielle Ramo
11 Jul 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Ellis Owusu-Dabo
24 Jul 2012 Author responded Author comments - David Teye Doku
Resubmission - Version 5
24 Jul 2012 Submitted Manuscript version 5
9 Aug 2012 Editorially accepted
15 Aug 2012 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-12-662

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Population and Health, University of Cape Coast
School of Health Sciences, University of Tampere
Centre for Health Promotion, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen