The relationship between social factors and college cigarette smoking: Implications for policy development and implementation

Doris Lee Thompson
Jody Oomen-Early
Shelley N. Armstrong Dr., Walden University
Priyanka Lalwani

Abstract

The article discusses risk and social factors associated with smoking among college students and development of various policies for its eradication. It states the intervention of local tobacco control and smoking prevention programs in colleges to prevent smoking in college campus. It informs about the College Tobacco Survey which discussed various strategies for reducing the use of cigarette and also spreading awareness among the college students.