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November 06, 2016
|Vol. 3, Issue 4|
Smoking Habit in Adult Population from Maracaibo City, Venezuela
Valmore Bermudez, Edgar Miquilena, Juan Salazar, Robys Gonzalez, Luis Carlos Olivar, Maria Jose Calvo, Roberto Anez, Jose R Rivas-Rios and Joselyn Rojas
Corresponding author: Juan Salazar, MD, Endocrine and Metabolic Research Center "Dr. Felix Gomez", School of Medicine, University of Zulia, Maracaibo, Venezuela
A descriptive, cross-sectional research study, framed in the study Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in Maracaibo city conformed by 2,212 adults of both genders; based on the medical information the individuals were classified in smokers, non-smokers and former smokers. Quantitative variables were expressed as medians and qualitative variables as absolute and relative frequencies, using χ2 for significance and Z test for difference of proportions.
Citation: Bermudez V, Miquilena E, Salazar J, Gonzalez R, Olivar LC, et al. (2016) Smoking Habit in Adult Population from Maracaibo City, Venezuela. Int J Respir Pulm Med 3:061.