Predictors of cigarette smoking among adolescents in rural Zambia: results from a cross sectional study from Chongwe district
Seter Siziya1 PhD, Associate professor, firstname.lastname@example.org
Emmanuel Rudatsikira2 MD, Assistant professor, email@example.com
Adamson Muula3 MPH, Lecturer, firstname.lastname@example.org
Pierson Ntata 4 PhD, Lecturer, email@example.com
1 University of Zambia, Department of Community Medicine, Lusaka, Zambia.
2 School of Public Health, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA, USA.
3 University of Malawi, Blantyre, Malawi.
4 Department of Sociology, University of Malawi, Chancellor College, Zomba, Malawi.
Correspondence: A Muula, University of Malawi, Private Bag 360, Blantyre 3, Malawi
Author contribution: Seter Siziya: original concept, statistical analysis, contributed to drafts, contributed to drafts. Emmanuel Rudatsikira: statistical analysis. Adamson S Muula: original concept, literature review, supplied data, wrote the first draft.
Citation: Siziya S, Rudatsikira E, Muula AS, Ntata PRT. Predictors of cigarette smoking among adolescents in rural Zambia: results from a cross sectional study from Chongwe district. Rural and Remote Health 7: 728. (Online) 2007. Available: http://www.rrh.org.au
Received: 10 February 2007
Revised: 12 June 2007
Accepted: 27 September 2007