Can it Be Preventedan it Be Preventedor Reduced?r Reduced?
Cheryl L. Perry, PhD and Jean L. Forster, PhDCheryl L. Perry, PhD and Jean L. Forster, PhDDivision of EpidemiologyDivision of EpidemiologySchool of Public HealthSchool of Public HealthUniversity of MinnesotaUniversity of MinnesotaFall 2002Fall 2002
Have you ever smoked a whole cigarette?Ever tried – even a few puffs?No –Never Smoker Never SmokerYesYesNo –Trier Trier Smoked > 1 whole cigarette?No –Trier TrierYesOn how many of last 30 days did you smoke?None –< Monthly smoker < Monthly
< 20 days > 20 days –Established smoker Established smoker On how many of last 7 days did you smoke?None –Experimental Smoker Exper
At least one –Regular Smoker Regu
Stage Model of Smoking AcquisitionStage Model of Smoking Acquisition