The College on Problems of Drug Dependence (CPDD) 72nd Annual Meeting. The 2010 NIDA International Research poster session. June 12-17, 2010. Scottsdale, Arizona , USA.
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June 12-17, 2010. Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
Motives associated with resilience of tobacco use among school students in Spain. Differences by genderMorales-Manrique, C.C.1;Bueno-Cañigral, F.J.2; Valderrama-Zurián, J.C.3; Aleixandre-Benavent, R 1. 1. Unidad de Información e Investigación Social y Sanitaria (UISYS). Universitat de València-CSIC. Valencia, Spain.2. Plan Municipal Drogodependencias (PMD). Ayuntamiento de Valencia. Spain. 3. Generalitat Valenciana.Valencia, Spain.
To determine the most common motives and those significantly associated with the no consumption of tobacco in school students in Spain, analyzing differences by gender.
“Because they are expensive”
“Because I know how to have a good time without consuming drugs"
“For personal convictions”
Reasons associated with avoiding damage at personal level -physical and mental-, perception of well being, and knowledge of recreation activities that don´t include consumption, are common reasons for not consuming tobacco in young population. In prevention programs for tobacco use is important the promotion of entertainment not associated with the consumption of substances, besides teaching the adverse effects related with the consumption.
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Funded by:Collaboration agreement between the Plan Municipal de Drogodependencias (PMD), Ayuntamiento de Valencia and Univetsitat de València.
Surveys conducted by: Serrano, A.; Benito, B.