Sensitivity to secondhand smoke exposure predicts future smoking susceptibility.

@article{LessovSchlaggar2011SensitivityTS,
  title={Sensitivity to secondhand smoke exposure predicts future smoking susceptibility.},
  author={Christina N. Lessov-Schlaggar and Dennis R. Wahlgren and Sandy Liles and Ming Ji and Suzanne Hughes and Jonathan P. Winickoff and Jennifer Anne Jones and Gary E. Swan and Melbourne Hovell},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={2011},
  volume={128 2},
  pages={
          254-62
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Susceptibility to cigarette smoking in tobacco-naive youth is a strong predictor of smoking initiation. Identifying mechanisms that contribute to smoking susceptibility provide information about early targets for smoking prevention. This study investigated whether sensitivity to secondhand smoke exposure (SHSe) contributes to smoking susceptibility. PARTICIPANTS AND METHODS Subjects were high-risk, ethnically diverse 8- to 13-year-old subjects who never smoked and who lived with at… CONTINUE READING

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