Differences in smoking behavior and attitudes among Puerto Rican, Dominican, and non-Latino white caregivers of children with asthma.
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American journal of health promotion : AJHP, ISSN: 2168-6602, Vol: 25, Issue: 5 Suppl, Page: S91-5
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- https://escholarship.umassmed.edu/prevbeh_pp/214; https://works.bepress.com/rashelle_hayes/6; http://health-equity.lib.umd.edu/id/eprint/2428; http://health-equity.pitt.edu/id/eprint/2428
- Social Sciences; Medicine; Adult; Asthma; Attitude to Health; Caregivers; Child; Cultural Characteristics; Dominican Republic; European Continental Ancestry Group; data; Evidence-Based Medicine; Female; Hispanic Americans; Humans; Male; Middle Aged; Puerto Rico; Smoking; Smoking Cessation; Behavioral Disciplines and Activities; Behavior and Behavior Mechanisms; Community Health and Preventive Medicine; Preventive Medicine
No studies have examined the differences in smoking attitudes and behavior between Dominicans (DRs) and Puerto Ricans (PRs). Identification of pretreatment differences is important for cultural adaptation of evidenced-based smoking cessation treatments.