Psychological and social risk factors in adolescent smoking transitions: a population-based longitudinal study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association, Volume 28, Issue 4, p.439-47 (2009)


2009, Adolescent, Adolescent Psychology, Age of Onset, Center-Authored Paper, Cohort Studies, Collaborative Data Services Core Facility, Cross-Sectional Studies, Female, Friends, Humans, Longitudinal Studies, Male, Parenting, Personality Inventory, Public Health Sciences Division, Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic, Risk Factors, Shared Resources, Smoking, Social Facilitation, Social Identification, Washington


This study longitudinally investigated psychological and social risk factors consistent with the Theory of Triadic Influence (TTI) as predictors of adolescent smoking transitions.