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Table 1 Outcome variables and items of the intervention effects

From: Evaluation of the effectiveness of a WHO-5A model based comprehensive tobacco control program among migrant workers in Guangdong, China: a pilot study

Outcome variables Items
Smoking status Smoking status was based on the salivary cotinine concentrate.
Smoking-related knowledge
 Tobacco-related diseases Lung cancer
Accelerated aging
Oral cancer
Chronic bronchitis
 SHS Do you think second-hand smoking was harmful
 SHS-related diseases Lung cancer
Other respiratory system diseases
Cardiovascular diseases
Attitudes towards smoking
  Everyone has got to die of something, so why not enjoy yourself and smoke.
People could easily get addicted to smoking.
Cigarette companies should not be allowed to advertise by sponsoring athletic events.
Smoking is a waste of money.
Smoking enhances popularity and social bonding.
Low tar cigarettes are less harmful than regular cigarettes.
Smoking is a sign of maturity.
Tobacco companies do good things for Chinese society.
The government should do more to control smoking.
The way a smoker inhales can affect the amount of tar and nicotine a smoker takes in.
Filters reduce the harmfulness of cigarettes.
Smoking helps you relieve your stress.
Smoking helps you refresh yourself and relieve your fatigue.
Discouragement from families is an important reason to quit smoking.
It is not difficult to quit smoking if you want to do so.