Risk factors for smoking among adolescent survivors of childhood cancer: a report from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Pediatric blood & cancer, Volume 58, Issue 3, p.428-34 (2012)

Keywords:

2012, 336, Adolescent, Canada, Clinical Research Division, February 2012, Female, Health Surveys, Humans, Male, Multivariate Analysis, Neoplasms, Public Health Sciences Division, Risk Factors, Smoking, Survivors, United States, Young Adult

Abstract:

Few studies have examined risk factors for smoking among adolescent survivors of childhood cancer. The present study reports on the rate of smoking and identifies factors associated with smoking in a sample of adolescent survivors from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study (CCSS).