Appeal and Impact of Characterizing Flavors on Young Adult Small Cigar Use.

@article{Sterling2015AppealAI,
  title={Appeal and Impact of Characterizing Flavors on Young Adult Small Cigar Use.},
  author={Kymberle Landrum Sterling and Craig S. Fryer and Meghan Nix and Pebbles Fagan},
  journal={Tobacco regulatory science},
  year={2015},
  volume={1},
  pages={42-53}
}
OBJECTIVE To understand how affect for characterizing flavors influences little cigar and cigarillo (LCC) smoking uptake behaviors among young adults. METHODS A convenience sample of multi-ethnic young adults (N = 90; mean age = 25.1 years; 53.1% male; 47.4% African-American, 35.5% white, 17.1% Hispanic) who were dual (LCC+ cigarette) and cigarette-only smokers participated in 12 focus groups and a semi-structured interview in the southeastern United States. RESULTS Though they self… CONTINUE READING