Asian Youth and Tobacco Control Survey
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00642317|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 25, 2008
Last Update Posted : August 1, 2012
The overall goal of this study is to identify and understand the environmental characteristics associated with tobacco use and tobacco initiation among Asian American youth from primarily two communities: Chinese and Vietnamese. The specific aims of this study are twofold:
- To estimate the prevalence of smoking among Chinese and Vietnamese youth in the Houston area compared with non-Asian American communities.
- To study the relationship between environmental characteristics (both pro- and anti-tobacco) and tobacco initiation and use among Chinese and Vietnamese youth.
- To explore if degree of acculturation is related to tobacco initiation and use among Chinese and Vietnamese youth.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Tobacco Use Smoking||Behavioral: Questionnaire|
|Study Type :||Observational|
|Actual Enrollment :||617 participants|
|Observational Model:||Ecologic or Community|
|Official Title:||Asian Youth and Tobacco Control Survey|
|Study Start Date :||March 2008|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||January 2009|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||January 2009|
Asian Youth and Tobacco Control
Smoking Questionnaire for self-identified Chinese or Vietnamese participants.
Questionnaire about tobacco and alcohol use, acculturation, and other related topics.
Other Name: Survey
- Prevalence Rates of smoking among Chinese and Vietnamese youth in the Houston area. [ Time Frame: 1 year ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00642317
|United States, Texas|
|U.T.M.D. Anderson Cancer Center|
|Houston, Texas, United States, 77030|
|Principal Investigator:||Alex Prokhorov, MD, PhD||M.D. Anderson Cancer Center|