Clear the air: adolescents' perceptions of the risks associated with secondhand smoke.

@article{HalpernFelsher2005ClearTA,
  title={Clear the air: adolescents' perceptions of the risks associated with secondhand smoke.},
  author={Bonnie L. Halpern-Felsher and Mark L Rubinstein},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={41 1},
  pages={16-22}
}
BACKGROUND Despite numerous studies on adolescents' recognition of the medical risks of primary smoke, there have been surprisingly few investigations of how adolescents perceive the risks associated with exposure to secondhand smoke. This study examined whether adolescents' risk estimates when exposed to secondhand smoke differed by: (1) actual smoking experience and (2) adolescents' intentions to smoke in the near future. We also explored whether adolescents perceive different risk depending… CONTINUE READING
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