Vital signs: current cigarette smoking among adults aged ≥18 years--United States, 2005-2010.

  title={Vital signs: current cigarette smoking among adults aged ≥18 years--United States, 2005-2010.},
  journal={MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report},
  volume={60 35},
  • Published 2011 in MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report
BACKGROUND Tobacco use remains the leading cause of preventable morbidity and mortality in the United States. METHODS The 2005--2010 National Health Interview Surveys and the 2010 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System survey were used to estimate national and state adult smoking prevalence, respectively. Current cigarette smokers were defined as adults aged ≥18 years who reported having smoked ≥100 cigarettes during their lifetime and who now smoke every day or some days. RESULTS In… CONTINUE READING
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