Cigarette smoking among medical college students in Wuhan, People's Republic of China.

@article{Xiang1999CigaretteSA,
  title={Cigarette smoking among medical college students in Wuhan, People's Republic of China.},
  author={Huiyun Xiang and Z Wang and Lorann Stallones and Songlin Yu and Helga Gimbel and Ping Yang},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={1999},
  volume={29 3},
  pages={210-5}
}
BACKGROUND This study examined cigarette smoking among a sample of medical college students in Wuhan, People's Republic of China. Specific cultural factors associated with cigarette smoking in China were discussed and issues which need to be studied in the future are presented. METHODS A self-administrated questionnaire was administered to a sample of 1,611 medical students in 1995. Smoking status was based on self-reported use of cigarettes within the preceding 180 days. Information about… CONTINUE READING