Development and validation of a scale to assess attitudes and beliefs about menthol cigarettes among african american smokers.

@article{Allen2010DevelopmentAV,
  title={Development and validation of a scale to assess attitudes and beliefs about menthol cigarettes among african american smokers.},
  author={Bruce Allen and Tess Boley Cruz and Earl Leonard and Jennifer B. Unger},
  journal={Evaluation & the health professions},
  year={2010},
  volume={33 4},
  pages={414-36}
}
To develop more effective smoking cessation interventions for the 70% of African American smokers who smoke menthol cigarettes, it is important to understand smokers' reasons for choosing menthols verses nonmenthols. This study conducted a focus group of African American smokers about their attitudes and beliefs about menthol cigarettes. These attitudes and… CONTINUE READING