Smoking behavior among urban and rural Native American adolescents in California.

@article{Unger2003SmokingBA,
  title={Smoking behavior among urban and rural Native American adolescents in California.},
  author={Jennifer B. Unger and Sohaila Shakib and Tess Boley Cruz and Beth Hoffman and Beth Howard Pitney and Louise Ann Rohrbach},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={251-4}
}
BACKGROUND Previous studies have documented a high prevalence of tobacco use among Native American adolescents. However, little is known about the smoking behavior of Native American adolescents who live in urban areas. This study used statewide data from California to examine the smoking behavior and related psychosocial risk factors among Native American adolescents living in urban and rural counties. METHODS The Independent Evaluation of the California Tobacco Control Program conducted… CONTINUE READING