Kerman University of Medical Sciences
1. Development of a Hookah Smoking Obscenity Measurement Scale for Adolescents

Khadijeh Keshavarzian; Haidar Nadrian; Hamid Allahverdipour; Asghar Mohammadpoorasl

Volume 12, Issue 2 , Spring 2020, , Pages 77-86

  Background: The worldwide trend of hookah use among adolescents is increasing, and literature shows arelationship between obscenity and adolescents’ tendency toward hookah smoking. As there is a lack ofappropriate instruments to measure the obscenity of hookah smoking, in the present study, we ...  Read More

2. Predictors of Transition in Different Stages of Smoking: A Longitudinal Study

Asghar Mohammadpoorasl; Ali Fakhari; Fatemeh Rostami; Mansour Shamsipour; Hamideh Rashidian; Mohammad Ali Goreishizadeh

Volume 2, 1-2 , Winter 2010

  AbstractBackground: We investigated longitudinally the prevalence of smoking according to three stages of smoking (never smoking, experimenting the smoking, and regular smoking), the rates of transition from one stage to another one, and determinant predictors of transition through these stages of smoking.Methods: ...  Read More