Spit (smokeless) tobacco use by high school baseball athletes in California.

@article{Walsh2000SpitT,
  title={Spit (smokeless) tobacco use by high school baseball athletes in California.},
  author={Margaret M. Walsh and Jennie Ellison and Joan F. Hilton and Mary Chesney and Virginia L. Ernster},
  journal={Tobacco control},
  year={2000},
  volume={9 Suppl 2},
  pages={II32-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the prevalence, patterns, and correlates of spit (smokeless) tobacco (ST) use in a sample of high school baseball athletes in California. DESIGN This cross sectional study was a survey of 1226 baseball athletes attending 39 California high schools that were randomly selected from a list of all publicly supported high schools with baseball teams. At a baseball team meeting, athletes who agreed to participate and had parental consent completed the study questionnaire. To… CONTINUE READING