Determinants of first puff and daily cigarette smoking in adolescents.


Few prospective studies of smoking initiation have investigated a wide range of time-varying and invariant predictor variables at the individual and contextual levels concurrently. In this study (1999-2005), 877 Canadian students (mean age = 12.7 years) who had never smoked at baseline completed self-report questionnaires on cigarette smoking and 32… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwp179


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@article{Oloughlin2009DeterminantsOF, title={Determinants of first puff and daily cigarette smoking in adolescents.}, author={Jennifer O'loughlin and Igor Karp and Theodoro Koulis and Gilles Paradis and Joseph R Difranza}, journal={American journal of epidemiology}, year={2009}, volume={170 5}, pages={585-97} }