Contextual consistency and adolescent smoking: testing the indirect effect of home indoor smoking restrictions on adolescent smoking through peer smoking.

@article{Rodrguez2007ContextualCA,
  title={Contextual consistency and adolescent smoking: testing the indirect effect of home indoor smoking restrictions on adolescent smoking through peer smoking.},
  author={Daniel Estuardo Marroqu{\'i}n Rodr{\'i}guez and James Tscherne and Janet E Audrain-McGovern},
  journal={Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco},
  year={2007},
  volume={9 11},
  pages={1155-61}
}
The present study tested the indirect effect of home indoor smoking restrictions on adolescent smoking through peer smoking. Based on a bioecological perspective of development, we hypothesized that forbidding indoor smoking would reduce the likelihood of adolescent smoking by decreasing exposure to peer smoking, even when adolescents live with at least one household member who smokes. Participants were 163 adolescents (mean age = 16 years) from a suburban southeastern Pennsylvania community… CONTINUE READING