Article Text

Download PDFPDF
Tobacco Control Online:

Statistics from

Request Permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.

The following electronic only article is published in conjunction with this issue of Tobacco Control.

A pleasure among friends: how narghile (waterpipe) smoking differs from cigarette smoking in Syria

F Hammal, J Mock, K D Ward, T Eissenberg, W Maziak

Background: Throughout the Eastern Mediterranean region (EMR), tobacco is used primarily in two forms: cigarette smoking and narghile (water pipe) smoking.

Objective: To explore whether narghile smokers are different from cigarette smokers in how their smoking habits are embedded in their everyday lives.

Methods: One-to-one interviews with 16 adult narghile smokers and …

View Full Text