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Pattern of Smoking Habit among Greek Blue and White Collar Workers
AbstractThe aim of our study was to investigate the prevalence of smoking in a Greek working population. A questionnaire regarding smoking habit was collected from 1,005 out of 1,200 blue and white-collar employees (response rate: 84%). The overall smoking prevalence was 48.4% and did not differ by sex, age, education, and occupation. The mean cigarette consumption per day was 25.54, with no difference observed by occupation. The above-mentioned findings, if confirmed by further research, are alarming and inconsistent with the prevalent pattern of smoking habits in the West.
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Rachiotis, G.; Karydis, I.; Drivas, S.; Hadjichristodoulou, C. Pattern of Smoking Habit among Greek Blue and White Collar Workers. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2009, 6, 1812-1817.View more citation formats
Rachiotis G, Karydis I, Drivas S, Hadjichristodoulou C. Pattern of Smoking Habit among Greek Blue and White Collar Workers. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2009; 6(6):1812-1817.Chicago/Turabian Style
Rachiotis, George; Karydis, Ioannis; Drivas, Spyros; Hadjichristodoulou, Christos. 2009. "Pattern of Smoking Habit among Greek Blue and White Collar Workers." Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 6, no. 6: 1812-1817.
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