Smoking and Smokeless Tobacco Use in Children & Adolescents : Clinical Profile and Comparison

@inproceedings{Malhotra2016SmokingAS,
  title={Smoking and Smokeless Tobacco Use in Children & Adolescents : Clinical Profile and Comparison},
  author={Savita Malhotra and Neeraj Kakkar and Abhishek Ghosh and I. Khan},
  year={2016}
}
Background: Evidence suggests that tobacco use starts at an earlier age. Despite the purported usefulness to discern the high risk groups and thus finding out potential facets of prevention and early intervention cursory attention has been paid to determine the profile of child and adolescent tobacco users. Aims: This study aimed to find out the socio-demographic and clinical profile of adolescent tobacco users attending a specialized clinic in a tertiary care hospital and those seeking… CONTINUE READING

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