Harm perceptions of waterpipe tobacco smoking among university students in five Eastern Mediterranean Region countries: A cross-sectional study


Abu-Rmeileh N. M. E. , Alkhuffash O., Kheirallah K., Mostafa A., Darawad M., Al-Farsi Y., ...Daha Fazla

TOBACCO INDUCED DISEASES, cilt.16, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 16
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.18332/tid/89966
  • Dergi Adı: TOBACCO INDUCED DISEASES

Özet

INTRODUCTION Waterpipe tobacco smoking (WTS) continues to be very common in the Eastern Mediterranean Region (EMR), partially because of cultural acceptance but also because of misconceptions of its harm. This paper aimed to describe the beliefs towards waterpipe harm of university students who smoked waterpipe in five EMR countries.