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    The Relationship between University Student Behavior and Perception of Electronic Cigarette
    Volume 1, No. 1, June 2020 | 6 pages| http//dx.doi.org/10.46410/jhmt.2020.1.1.03

    Authors

    Ryoung Choi, Dongshin University, Korea
    Ji Eun Park, Keimyung College University, Korea


    Abstract

    The objective of this study was to analyze the relationship between perception of E-cigarette and smoking cessation attempts in college students known to have strong mental and physical maturity, social justice, and ideals compared to adolescents and have strong desire. Data analysis was done by using frequency analysis and chi-square test to analyze the general characteristics and E-cigarette perception of the subjects, and the relationship with the smoking cessation attempt using SPSS version 25.0. An analysis of the relationship between general characteristics and reasons for E-cigarette selection, the average no. of cigarettes smoked per day and smoking cessation were statistically significant (p <.05 for each) factors contributing to the selection of E-cigarettes. A health policy should be established so that continuous smoking cessation support services can be provided to college students along with a healthcare approach to disseminate proper awareness of E-cigarette.


    Keywords

    Electronic Cigarette, Behavior, Smoking Cessation.


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    Citations

    APA:
    Choi, R. & Park, J.E. (2020). The Relationship between University Student Behavior and Perception of Electronic Cigarette. Journal of Healthcare and Medical Technology (JHMT), HolyKnight, vol. 1, 13-18. doi: 10.46410/jhmt.2020.1.1.03.

    MLA:
    Choi, Ryoung, et al “The Relationship between University Student Behavior and Perception of Electronic Cigarette.” Journal of Healthcare and Medical Technology, HolyKnight, vol. 1, 2020, pp 13-18. JHMT. https://holyknight.co.uk/journals/jhmt/vol1-3/

    IEEE:
    [1] Choi, R. & Park, J.E. “The Relationship between University Student Behavior and Perception of Electronic Cigarette.” Journal of Healthcare and Medical Technology (JHMT). HolyKnight, vol. 1, pp. 13-18. June 2020.