Joint Effects of Smoking and Sedentary Lifestyle on Lung Function in African Americans: The Jackson Heart Study Cohort

Article, Other literature type English OPEN
Brenda W. Campbell Jenkins; Daniel F. Sarpong; Clifton Addison; Monique S. White; DeMarc A. Hickson; Wendy White; Cecil Burchfiel;
(2014)
  • Publisher: Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
  • Journal: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health,volume 11,issue 2,pages1,500-1,519 (issn: 1660-4601, eissn: 1660-4601)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC3945550, doi: 10.3390/ijerph110201500
  • Subject: R | lung function | Jackson Heart Study | smoking | Medicine | sedentary lifestyle | Article | African Americans
    mesheuropmc: respiratory system | respiratory tract diseases

This study examined: (a) differences in lung function between current and non current smokers who had sedentary lifestyles and non sedentary lifestyles and (b) the mediating effect of sedentary lifestyle on the association between smoking and lung function in African Am... View more