Tobacco smoking, quitting, and relapsing among adult males in Mainland China: the China Seven Cities Study.

@article{Gruder2013TobaccoSQ,
  title={Tobacco smoking, quitting, and relapsing among adult males in Mainland China: the China Seven Cities Study.},
  author={Charles L Gruder and Dennis R. Trinidad and Paula Healani Palmer and Bin Xie and Li-ming Li and C. Anderson Johnson},
  journal={Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco},
  year={2013},
  volume={15 1},
  pages={223-30}
}
INTRODUCTION Despite an estimated 1 million tobacco-related deaths annually in China, public health officials face overwhelming barriers to implementing effective tobacco control policies and programs. Models of effective tobacco control can be adapted for Chinese tobacco use and culture based on reliable and valid data regarding predictors of smoking and abstaining. METHODS As part of the China Seven Cities Study to assess the role of rapid social, economic, and cultural change on tobacco… CONTINUE READING