The relationship between external threats and smoking in central Harlem.

@article{Ganz2000TheRB,
  title={The relationship between external threats and smoking in central Harlem.},
  author={Michael L. Ganz},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2000},
  volume={90 3},
  pages={367-71}
}
OBJECTIVES This study assessed the relationship between external risks, such as personal and neighborhood danger, and smoking by using a new theoretical framework based on competing mortality risk models. METHODS Regression analyses of self-reported data from residents of Central Harlem, New York, surveyed from 1992 through 1994 (n = 695, response rate = 72%) were used to assess the relationship between smoking and 2 measures of external health threats: levels of neighborhood danger and… CONTINUE READING

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