A cross-country comparison of secondhand smoke exposure among adults: findings from the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS).

@article{King2013ACC,
  title={A cross-country comparison of secondhand smoke exposure among adults: findings from the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS).},
  author={B. Alex King and Sara A. Mirza and Stephen D. Babb},
  journal={Tobacco control},
  year={2013},
  volume={22 4},
  pages={
          e5
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Exposure to secondhand smoke (SHS) from burning tobacco products causes disease and premature death among non-smoking adults and children. The objective of this study was to determine the nature, extent and demographic correlates of SHS exposure among adults in low- and middle-income countries with a high burden of tobacco use. METHODS Data were obtained from the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS), a nationally representative household survey of individuals 15 years of age or older… CONTINUE READING
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