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Characteristics of Iranian Hookah Smokers Aged 15 and Above: A Primary Report

Zahra Hessami 1 , Mohammadreza Masjedi 2 , * , Hooman Sharifi 1 , Habib Emami 1 , Mehdi Kazempour 3 and Hamidreza Jamaati 1
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1 Tobacco Prevention and Control Research Center, National Research Institute Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases (NRITLD), Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Tobacco Control Research Center, Iranian Anti Tobacco Association, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Statistical, National Research Institute Tuberculosis and Lung Diseases (NRITLD), Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Health Scope: November 01, 2016, 5 (4); e36011
  • Published Online: September 14, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: January 5, 2016
  • Revised: July 25, 2016
  • Accepted: September 3, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/jhealthscope-36011

To Cite: Hessami Z, Masjedi M, Sharifi H, Emami H, Kazempour M, et al. Characteristics of Iranian Hookah Smokers Aged 15 and Above: A Primary Report, Health Scope. 2016 ; 5(4):e36011. doi: 10.17795/jhealthscope-36011.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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