Accessibility statement

Global Burden of Disease due to the Consumption of Smokeless Tobacco Products 

This study aims to estimate the worldwide burden of disease attributable to smokeless tobacco use, measured in terms of number of deaths and disability adjusted life years (DALYS) lost due to smokeless tobacco use. The study involved a series of literature reviews and epidemiological modelling to estimate the attributable burden.



Funder: NHS Leeds
Start Date: March 2013
End Date: June 2014


Internal Staff

  • Syed Abbas

External Collaborators

Public Health and Society Research in the Department of Health Sciences