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Age at Initiation of Cigarette Use in a Nationally Representative Sample of US Youth, 2013-2017

Citation
Pérez A, N’hpang RS, Callahan E, et al. Age at Initiation of Cigarette Use in a Nationally Representative Sample of US Youth, 2013-2017. JAMA Netw Open. 2021;4(2):e210218. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.0218
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Abstract

Importance: Cigarettes are still a commonly used tobacco product among youth despite recent declines in cigarette use.

Objective: The aim of this study was to prospectively estimate the age of cigarette use initiation among youth (aged 12-17 years) overall, by sex, and by race/ethnicity.