How the COVID-19 pandemic impacts tobacco addiction: Changes in smoking behavior and associations with well-being.

  title={How the COVID-19 pandemic impacts tobacco addiction: Changes in smoking behavior and associations with well-being.},
  author={Haiyang Yang and Jingjing Ma},
  journal={Addictive behaviors},
  • Haiyang Yang, Jingjing Ma
  • Published 2021
  • Medicine
  • Addictive behaviors
This research investigated (1) how the coronavirus pandemic impacted tobacco addiction, (2) which smoker segments were more vulnerable, and (3) how the changes in tobacco consumption were associated with smokers' satisfaction with physical health and psychological well-being. Data from a large-scale cross-sectional study of adults in China were analyzed. Outcome measures were the quantity of cigarettes consumed per day prior to the COVID-19 pandemic, the quantity after the nationwide outbreak… Expand


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