KNOWLEDGE, BEHAVIORS AND HEALTH HAZARD PERCEPTION AMONG TURKISH NARGHILE (WATERPIPE)-SMOKERS RELATED TO NARGHILE SMOKING


PAKSOY ERBAYDAR N., Bilir N., YILDIZ A. N.

PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.26, no.1, pp.195-200, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Journal Name: PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.195-200
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: Characteristics of narghile-smokers in Turkey have been under-investigated. In this study it was aimed to examine the knowledge, smoking patterns, and the perceptions of narghile-(Waterpipe) smokers in Turkey.