Epidemiology of smoking among Kuwaiti adults: prevalence, characteristics, and attitudes.

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INTRODUCTION In 1996 we conducted a cross-sectional survey to study the epidemiology of smoking among Kuwaiti adults. METHODS The 4000 participants were selected using a three-stage stratified cluster sampling design. Altogether 3859 participants (1798 males, 2061 females) returned a completed self-administered questionnaire. RESULTS The prevalence of… (More)

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@article{Memon2000EpidemiologyOS, title={Epidemiology of smoking among Kuwaiti adults: prevalence, characteristics, and attitudes.}, author={Anjum Memon and Pamela Moody and Thattaruparampil N Sugathan and Najwa El-Gerges and Mahmoud A. Al-Bustan and Ahmad K Al-Shatti and H al-Jazzaf}, journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization}, year={2000}, volume={78 11}, pages={1306-15} }