Religious Officials' knowledge, attitude, and behavior towards smoking and the new tobacco law in Kahramanmaras, Turkey

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p602
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the study conducted to examine knowledge, attitude, and behavior of religious officials towards smoking and the new tobacco law in Kahramanmaras, Turkey. It mentions that 99.8 percentage of the religious officials agreed to the fact that smoking is harmful and it must be prohibited in terms of religion. It concludes that smoking rate among religious officials is lower than general public.


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