These selected items and other printed material are available through the Publications Catalog.
Tobacco Cessation: A Guide for Making Informed Decisions
Practical guidelines on developing youth tobacco-use cessation programs.
Data and Statistics
Surgeon General's Reports
2012 Surgeon General's Report—Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adults
A report examining the social, environmental, advertising, and marketing influences that encourage youth and young adults to initiate and sustain tobacco use.
Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adults: We CAN Make the Next Generation Tobacco-Free
A short, easy-to-read booklet that summarizes the latest findings about the epidemic of tobacco use among youth and young adults, the causes, and the solutions.
2010 Surgeon General's Report—How Tobacco Smoke Causes Disease: The Biology and Behavioral Basis for Smoking-Attributable Disease
A report highlighting that tobacco use has a devastating toll on public health.
How Tobacco Smoke Causes Disease: What It Means to You
An easy-to-read booklet explaining new scientific findings about how deadly cigarettes are and how quickly they can damage your body.
El humo del tabaco causa enfermedades: cómo le afecta a usted
Un cuadernillo fácil de leer que revela descubrimientos científicos recientes sobre la letalidad de los cigarrillos y la rapidez con que pueden afectar su cuerpo.
- El humo del tabaco causa enfermedades: cómo le afecta a usted
What to Tell Your Patients About Smoking
A one-page fact sheet explaining new scientific findings as well as talking points to help medical providers speak with patients about quitting tobacco use.
Cómo hablar con sus pacientes sobre el tabaquismo
Una hoja informativa de una página que explica descubrimientos científicos recientes y ofrece puntos a abordar para asistir a los prestadores de atención médica en las conversaciones con sus pacientes sobre cesación del tabaquismo.
- Cómo hablar con sus pacientes sobre el tabaquismo
Tobacco Control State Highlights 2012
A guide for states in developing and implementing high-impact strategies and assessing their performance.
Guidance Document for Administrating the Alaska Native Adult Tobacco Survey
A guidance tool for health professionals who plan to implement the Alaska Native Adult Tobacco Survey (AN ATS) in Alaska Native villages and communities.
American Indian Adult Tobacco Survey Implementation Manual
A guidance tool for American Indian tribes, tribal organizations, and other organizations that want to implement the American Indian Adult Tobacco Survey (AI ATS).
Hispanic/Latino ATS Guide
A guide that provides tips for meeting the unique challenges of conducting a population-based sample survey among the Hispanic/Latino population.
English/Spanish language kit that addresses secondhand smoke exposure.
Evaluation Toolkit for Smoke-Free Policies
This toolkit provides approaches to evaluating the effects of state policies and laws that restrict smoking in workplaces and public places.
Secondhand Smoke: What It Means to You
A booklet that explains what scientists have learned about the dangers of secondhand smoke.
Save Lives, Save Money: Make Your Business Smoke-Free
A brochure for employers.
State and Community Resources
- Best Practices for Comprehensive Tobacco
Control Programs, October 2007
Updated edition of an evidence-based guide to help states plan and establish effective tobacco control programs.
- Best Practices User Guide: Coalitions—State and Community Interventions
This guide focuses on the critical role coalitions play in a comprehensive tobacco control program.
- Best Practices User Guide: Youth Engagement—State and Community Interventions
This guide focuses on the role youth play in advancing policy as part of a comprehensive tobacco control program.
Surveillance and Evaluation
- Developing an Effective Evaluation Plan
This workbook is designed to help public health program managers, administrators, and evaluators develop an effective evaluation plan.
- Introduction to Process Evaluation in Tobacco Use Prevention and Control
A guide that defines process evaluation and describes the rationale, benefits, key data collection components, and program evaluation management procedures.
- Key Outcome Indicators
for Evaluating Comprehensive Tobacco Control Programs
A guide that provides information on 120 key outcome indicators.
and Evaluation Data Resources for Comprehensive Tobacco Control Programs
A compilation of data sources for tobacco control programs.
- Introduction to Program Evaluation for Comprehensive Tobacco Control Programs
A guide for planning and implementing evaluation activities.
Tobacco Industry and Products
A 450-page document that details the development and implementation of a tobacco counter-marketing campaign.
Youth Tobacco Prevention
Tobacco Use Prevention Media Campaigns: Lessons Learned from Youth in
A report that looks at some of the methods used in successful youth tobacco use prevention campaigns.
The Tobacco-Free Sports Playbook: Creating Programs for Healthier Youth, Teams, and Communities
A guide to help state and local health departments, youth coaches, teachers, and school administrators plan and implement programs to effectively communicate tobacco-free and healthy lifestyle messages to youth.
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