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BioMed Research International
Volume 2013, Article ID 960292, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/960292
Research Article

Tobacco Use among Health Care Workers in Southwestern Saudi Arabia

1Department of Family & Community Medicine, College of Medicine, King Khalid University, Abha 61421, Saudi Arabia
2Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiology, College of Medicine, King Khalid University, Abha 61421, Saudi Arabia
3Department of Chest Disease, College of Medicine, King Khalid University, Abha 61421, Saudi Arabia

Received 5 April 2013; Revised 19 July 2013; Accepted 24 July 2013

Academic Editor: Nick Kontodimopoulos

Copyright © 2013 Ahmed A. Mahfouz et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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