The prevalence of betel-quid and tobacco chewing among the Bangladeshi community resident in a United Kingdom area of multiple deprivation.

@article{Bedi1995ThePO,
  title={The prevalence of betel-quid and tobacco chewing among the Bangladeshi community resident in a United Kingdom area of multiple deprivation.},
  author={R Tilak Bedi and Mark S. Gilthorpe},
  journal={Primary dental care : journal of the Faculty of General Dental Practitioners},
  year={1995},
  volume={2 2},
  pages={39-42}
}
PURPOSE OF THE STUDY This study set out to examine the prevalence of betel-quid chewing with or without the inclusion of tobacco and to provide baseline information on the experience, behaviour and perceptions of risk of first generation Bangladeshi adults. POPULATION STUDIED A total of 127 households, which formed the sample base for this study, were selected by a systematic sampling procedure. Each household was visited by two interviewers and all adults resident in the home were asked to… CONTINUE READING

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