• Long-term effectiveness of adolescent brief tobacco intervention: a follow-up study 

      Saari, Antti J; Kentala, Jukka; Mattila, Kari J (2012)
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      Background Brief tobacco intervention has been used in promoting smoking cessation and preventing the initiation of smoking. We used a cohort born in 1979 (n = 2 586) from four cities in Finland. Those born on odd days ...
    • Weaker Self-Esteem in Adolescence Predicts Smoking 

      Saari, Antti J; Kentala, Jukka; Mattila, Kari J (2015)
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      Background. To study whether weaker self-esteem in adolescence is connected with smoking behavior in adulthood. Methods. An age cohort born in 1979 responded to the Lawrence Self-Esteem Questionnaire (LAWSEQ) at the age ...