ERIC Number: EJ469784
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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Predicting Cigarette Smoking among Adolescents Using Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Approaches.
Bertrand, Lorne D.; Abernathy, Thomas J.
Journal of School Health, v63 n2 p98-103 Feb 1993
Using data from a health behavior questionnaire, this study used cross-sectional and longitudinal approaches to predict sixth graders' smoking behavior, Predictor variables reflecting interpersonal and intrapersonal domains were included. Higher rates of accurate classification into smoking categories were achieved with cross-sectional analyses. Interpersonal variables emerged as most important in all analyses. (SM)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: Canada