ERIC Number: EJ619296
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Smoking among Teenage Girls.
Wagner, Eric F.; Atkins, Jana H.
Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, v9 n4 p93-110 2000
Summarizes recent epidemiological data concerning gender differences in the rates of various smoking behaviors among adolescents. Discusses how gender may influence smoking initiation, maintenance, and cessation among adolescents. Reviews adolescent smoking interventions. Provides recommendations for ways in which the effectiveness of smoking prevention and intervention programs for girls may be improved. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special Topic: "Nicotine Addiction among Adolescents." For related articles, see CG 556 320-324.