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Time perspective as a predictor of smoking status: findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Surveys in Scotland, France, Germany, China, and Malaysia

  • Genevieve Sansone1Email author,
  • Geoffrey T Fong1, 2,
  • Peter A Hall3,
  • Romain Guignard4,
  • François Beck4, 5,
  • Ute Mons6,
  • Martina Pötschke-Langer6,
  • Hua-Hie Yong7,
  • Mary E Thompson8,
  • Maizurah Omar9 and
  • Yuan Jiang10
BMC Public Health201313:346

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-346

Received: 3 July 2012

Accepted: 9 April 2013

Published: 15 April 2013

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Original Submission
3 Jul 2012 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
27 Sep 2012 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Damon Vidrine
7 Mar 2013 Author responded Author comments - Genevieve Sansone
Resubmission - Version 3
7 Mar 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 3
29 Mar 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Damon Vidrine
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
9 Apr 2013 Editorially accepted
15 Apr 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-13-346

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo
Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, MaRS Centre
Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, University of Waterloo
Institut National de Prévention et d’Education pour la Santé (INPES)
Cermes3 - Cesames team (Research Centre Medicine, Sciences, Health, Mental Health, Health Policy), CNRS UMR 8211, Inserm U988, University of Paris Descartes, Sorbonne Paris Cité, EHESS
Unit Cancer Prevention and WHO-Collaborating Centre for Tobacco Control, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)
The Cancer Council Victoria
Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Waterloo
Universiti Sains Malaysia, USM Pulau Pinang
National Tobacco Control Office, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention