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Title Year PI Owner Institution Study Design Sample Size Keywords References
 Predictors of Smoking among Saudi Dental Students in Jeddah.  2017  Mansour AY, aymansour
@kau.edu.sa
 Faculty of Dentistry, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah,
Saudi Arabia.
 cross-sectional  336  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

28376977

 Waterpipe smoking among health sciences university students: Knowledge, attitude and patterns of use.  2016  Awan KH  College of Dentistry, King Saud University, Riyadh,
Saudi Arabia.
 cross-sectional survey  535 Prevalence; Questionnaire study; Tobacco; University students; Waterpipe
smoking
 https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

27872550

 Interaction Effects of Happiness and Physical Activity on Smoking Initiation.  2016  Torchyan AA, atorchyan
@ksu.edu.sa
 College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  The short scale Oxford Happiness Questionnaire , cross-sectional  406  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

27779941

 Reasons and Motivations for Cigarette Smoking and Barriers against Quitting Among a Sample of Young People in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  2016  Baig M, drmukhtiarbaig
@yahoo.com
 Faculty of Medicine, Rabigh, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia  crosssectional survey  438  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

27509996

 Effects of a randomized controlled trial to assess the six-months effects of a school based smoking prevention program in Saudi Arabia.  2016  Mohammed M, m.mohammed
@maastrichtuniversity
.nl
 Maastricht University, School for Public Health and Primary Care (Caphri), Maastricht, The Netherlands.  randomized controlled trial  698  Saudi Arabia; adolescents; randomized trial; smoking prevention; social influence  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

27386742

 Patterns of Use, Cessation Behavior and Socio-Demographic Factors Associated with Smoking in Saudi Arabia: a Cross- Sectional Multi-Step Study.  2016  Abdelwahab SI, siddigroa
@yahoo.com
 Substance Abuse Research Center (SARC), Jazan University, Jazan, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional,  1,497  Smoking; cigarette; Demography; cessation; Saudi Arabia  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

26925659

 The Effects of Low Self-Control and Delinquent Peers on Alcohol, Tobacco, and Drug Use in a Sample of Saudi Arabian Youth.  2015  Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia  King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia  500  Saudi Arabia; delinquent peers; drugs; self-control; substance use; youth  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

25906778

 Measuring Willingness to Accept Second-Hand Smoke Exposure.  2015  Mansour AY, aymansour
@kau.edu.sa
 Faculty of Dentistry, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  cross sectional, self-administration questionnaire  338  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

26450552

 Intention to Quit Smoking among Intermediate and Secondary School Students in Saudi Arabia.  2015  Al-Zalabani AH, ayat_dr2003
@yahoo.com
 College of Medicine, Taibah University, Al Madinah Al Monawarah, Saudi Arabia.  self-administered questionnaire, cross sectional  307  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

26434904

 Evaluation of Oral Changes Among Tobacco Users of Aljouf Province, Saudi Arabia.  2015  Aljabab MA  Gurrayat Dental Center, Ministry of Health, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  cross sectional  536  Carcinoma, Oral lesion, Smoking, Tobacco  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

26155564

 Prevalence and Attitude of Cigarette Smoking Among Indian Expatriates Living in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  2015  Ahmad MS  College of Dentistry, Taibah University, Madinah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional analytical study  Attitude; Indian expatriate; smoking; socializing  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pmc/articles/

PMC4479782/

 Knowledge and attitude of tobacco use and cessation among dental professionals.  2015  Awan KH  College of Dentistry, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  342  Knowledge; Questionnaire study; Smoking; Students; Tobacco cessation  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pmc/articles/

PMC4459113/

 Assessment of perception of medical students in regard to links between tobacco or alcohol use and cancer.  2014  College of Applied Medical Science, University of Hail, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia E-mail : hussaingad1972
@yahoo.com
 University of Hail, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia  A cross-sectional survey  975  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

25854349

 Alterations in Blood Coagulation and Viscosity Among Young Male Cigarette Smokers of Al-Jouf Region in Saudi Arabia.  2014  Almarshad HA, almarshad
@ju.edu.sa
 College of Applied Medical Science, Aljouf University, Skaka, Al-Jouf, Saudi Arabia.  randomized sample  321  Al Jouf region; blood cell; cigarette smoking; coagulation; hemorheology; tobacco  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

25505013

 Smoking uptake among Saudi adolescents: tobacco epidemic indicators and preventive actions needed.  2014  Mohammed M, m.mohammed
@maastrichtuniversity
.nl
 Maastricht University – School for Public Health and Primary Care (CAPHRI), Maastricht, The Netherlands.  cross-sectional school-based, self-report questionnaires  695  I-change model; Saudi Arabia; adolescents; motivational determinants; smoking epidemic  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

25425029

 Tobacco use among adolescents in Riyadh Saudi Arabia.  2014  m.moynihan
@alumni.ubc.ca
 The University of British Columbia School of Nursing, Vancouver  1430  adolescents; Saudi Arabia; tobacco use  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

25153556

 Smoking among dental students at King Saud University: Consumption patterns and risk factors.  2014  AlSwuailem AS  College of Dentistry-King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia  Cross sectional electronic self-administered questionnaire  400  Curriculum; Dental Student; Shisha; Smoking; Tobacco  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

25057228

 Patterns of tobacco consumption in food facilities in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  2014  Mandil A  Department of Family and Community Medicine, College of Medicine, KSU,Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  A cross-sectional  3000  Food facilities; Riyadh; Saudi Arabia; tobacco use.  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pmc/articles/

PMC4073576/

 Practice and attitude of cigarette smoking: a community-based study.  2014  Abdel Rahim BE  Unit of Population Health, Medical Research Center, Jazan University, Jazan, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional , quistioneer  4326  http://journals.plos.org

/plosone/article?

id=10.1371/

journal.pone.0092939

 Prevalence of potentially malignant oral mucosal lesions among tobacco users in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  2014 Amer HA, halaamerdr
@gmail.com, hamir
@kau.edu.sa
 Department of Oral Medicine, King Abdulaziz University (KAU), Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia  cross sectional  599  Prevalence; mucosal soft tissue lesions; potentially malignant lesions; tobacco users  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

24568491

 Experimentation and correlates of electronic nicotine delivery system (electronic cigarettes) among university students – A cross sectional study.  2014  Awan KH  College of Dentistry, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia  cross-sectional  480  E-cigarettes; Prevention; Questionnaire; Smoker; University students.  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

27486295

 Family Context Factors and the Risk of Smoking among Male Adolescents in Saudi Arabia.  2014  Al-Zalabani AH  College of Medicine, Taibah University, Madinah, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional, school-based self- administered questionnaire  870  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

26320461

 Predicting Relationship of Smoking Behavior Among Male Saudi Arabian College Students Related to Their Religious Practice.  2013  Almutairi KM, almutairikhalidm
@gmail.com
 College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia  cross sectional  715  Religious practice; Saudi Arabian; Smoking behavior  https://link.springer.com

/article/10.1007/s10943-015-0003-z

 Prevalence and predictors of adolescents’ cigarette smoking in Madinah, Saudi Arabia: a school-based cross-sectional study.  2013  Al-Zalabani A, aalzalabani
@gmail.com
 College of Medicine, Taibah University, Madinah, KSA, Saudi Arabia.  cross sectional multistage stratified cluster sample  3400  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

25604704

 Will any future increase in cigarette price reduce smoking in Saudi Arabia?  2013  Al-Mohrej OA  College of Medicine, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  Arabic questionnaire, cross-sectional study  2057  Cessation; Saudi Arabia; cigarette; price increase; smokers; smoking; tobacco  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

24987474

 Attitudes of students and employees towards the implementation of a totally smoke free university campus policy at King Saud University in Saudi Arabia: a cross sectional baseline study on smoking behavior following the implementation of policy.  2013  Almutairi KM, almutairikhalidm
@gmail.com
 College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia  cross-sectional survey  NA  Implementation Smoke free university campus Policy Smoking behavior  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

24906791

 Prevalence of tobacco use and exposure to environmental tobacco smoke among saudi medical students in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  2013  Almutairi KM, almutairikhalidm
@gmail.com
 College of Applied Medical Sciences, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia  cross sectional Questioneer  805  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

24903238

 Predictors of smoking among male college students in Saudi Arabia.  2013  Almogbel YS  College of Pharmacy, Qassim University, Buraidah, Saudi Arabia.  NA  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

24673080

 Prevalence of smoking among male secondary school students in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  2013  Fida HR  Department of Family and Community Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional  698  Smoking; behavior; male students; prevalence; secondary school  http://www.jfcmonline.com
/article.asp?issn=2230-8229;year=2013;
volume=20;
issue=3;spage=168;
epage=172;aulast=Fida
 Sociodemographic factors associated with tobacco smoking among intermediate and secondary school students in Jazan Region of Saudi Arabia.  2013  Gaffar AM  Faculty of Medicine , Jazan University , Jazan , Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional, tobacco survey questionnaire  3923  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

24159909

 Tobacco use among health care workers in southwestern Saudi Arabia.  2013  Mahfouz AA  College of Medicine, King Khalid University, Abha, Saudi Arabia.  self-report questionnaire, cross sectional  736  https://www.hindawi

.com/journals/bmri/

2013/960292/

 Cigarette smoking among female students in five medical and nonmedical colleges.  2013  Abdulghani HM  Department of Medical Education, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectiona, nonrandom and convenient sampling.  1070  cigarettes per day; female students; quitting smoking; smoking prevalence  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pmc/articles/

PMC3754488/

 Effects of secondhand smoke on the birth weight of term infants and the demographic profile of Saudi exposed women.  2013  Hayfaa A Wahabi, umlena@yahoo.com  College of Medicine, King Saud University, P.O Box, Riyadh, , Kingdom of Saudi Arabia  retrospective cohort study  3426  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

23587116

 Second-Hand Smoking among Intermediate and Secondary School Students in Madinah, Saudi Arabia.  2013  Al-Zalabani AH, aalzalabani
@gmail.com
 College of Medicine, Taibah University, Madinah, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional  3210  https://www.hindawi.com

/journals/bmri/2015/

672393/

 Tobacco consumption in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 2013: findings from a national survey.  2013  Moradi-Lakeh M, aalzalabani
@gmail.com
 Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 98121, USA.  10735  Tobacco, Smoking, Shisha, Saudi Arabia  https://bmcpublichealth

.biomedcentral.com/

articles/10.1186/s12889-

015-1902-3

 Awareness of an obstetric population about environmental tobacco smoking  2012  Al-Shaikh GK  King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi  cross-sectional, structured questionnaire  1182  Environmental tobacco smoking; knowledge; pregnant woman; smoking  http://www.jfcmonline
.com/article.asp?issn
=2230-8229;year=2014
;volume=21;issue=1;
spage=17;epage=22;
aulast=Al-Shaikh
 Perception on the Relationship between Cancer and Usage of Tobacco and Alcohol in Hail, Saudi Arabia.  2012  Ginawi IA  College of Medicine, University of Hail , Kingdom of Saudi Arabia  cross-sectional survey  451  Alcohol; Cancer; Tobacco; Tobacco consumption  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pmc/articles/

PMC3843473/

 Prevalence of smoking among female medical students in Saudai Arabia.  2012  Azhar A  Pediatric Department, Faculty of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  elf-administered questionnaire, cross-sectional  310  Smoking; Prevalence; medical students; education; smoking risks; Saudi Arabia  http://www.koreascience

.or.kr/article/ArticleFullRecord

.jsp?cn=POCPA9_2012_

v13n9_4245

 Association of tobacco products use and diabetes mellitus-results of a national survey among adults in Saudi Arabia.  2012  Saeed AA, azcardio
@hotmail.com
 Faculty of Medicine, KSAU-HS, King Fahad Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  community-based cross-sectional  4654  Saudi Arabia; Tobacco use; adults; diabetes  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pmc/articles/

PMC4115819/

 Factors affecting tobacco use among middle school students in Saudi Arabia.  2012  Park HK, parkhk
@email.phoenix.edu
 College of Health Sciences and Nursing, University of Phoenix, AZ, USA.  cross sectional, self-administered questionnaire  1,019  Adolescent Tobacco use Prevention Determinants Saudi Arabia.  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

22210554

 Predictors of waterpipe smoking among secondary school adolescents in Al Hassa, Saudi Arabia.  2012  Amin TT, amin55@myway.com  Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, El Malek El Saleh, Cairo, Egypt  Cross-sectional  1,652  Waterpipe Shisha smoking Predictors Adolescents Knowledge Secondary school Saudi Arabia.  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

21643931

 The prevalence and characteristics of water-pipe smoking among high school students in Saudi Arabia.  2011  Al Moamary MS, almoamary
@yahoo.com
 College of Medicine, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz, University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional  1272  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

22541263

 Smoking among Saudi university students: consumption patterns and risk factors  2011  Mandil A, ahmed.mandil
@yahoo.com
 College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional  6793  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

22259889

 Smoking pattern among female college students in Dammam, Saudi Arabia.  2011  Koura MR  Medical College, University of Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional  1020  College students; Saudi Arabia; females; smoking  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

21897913

 Prevalence and characteristics of cigarette smoking among 16 to 18 years old boys and girls in Saudi Arabia.  2011  Al Ghobain MO  College of Medicine, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional  1272  Cigarette smoking; Saudi Arabia; prevalence  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

21760845

 Prevalence of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease among smokers attending primary healthcare clinics in Saudi Arabia.  2011  Al Ghobain M, alanezi@hotmail.com  Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Section, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional, questionnaire  1380  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pmc/articles/

PMC3102470/

 Psychosocial predictors of smoking among secondary school students in Al-Hassa, Saudi Arabia.  2011  Amin TT, amin55@myway.com  College of Medicine-Al Hassa, King Faisal University, Al-Hassa, Saudi Arabia.  cross sectional, Arabic version of the Global Youth Tobacco Survey.  1,652  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

21286799

 Tobacco use among university students of Jazan Region: gender differences and associated factors.  2011 – 2012  Mahfouz MS  Faculty of Medicine, Jazan University, Jazan , Saudi Arabia  cross-sectional, self-administered questionnaire  4100  https://www.hindawi

.com/journals/bmri/

2014/279231/

 The Global Youth Tobacco Survey: 2001-2002 in Riyadh region, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  2011  Abdullah Mohammed Al-Bedah  Arabian Center for Tobacco Control, Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia  cross sectional, Global Youth Tobacco Survey questionnaire.  1830  tobacco use, secondhand tobacco smoke, environmental tobacco smoke, intermediate school boys, Global Youth Tobacco Survey, Saudi Arabia.  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pmc/articles/

PMC3846322/

 Predicting tobacco use among high school students by using the global youth tobacco survey in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  2010  Al Moamary MS  College of Medicine, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional survey  1272  Adolescents; Saudi Arabia; cigarettes; tobacco  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pmc/articles/

PMC3425042/

 Smoking among university students: a gender analysis.  2010  Mandil A, ahmed.mandil
@yahoo.com
 College of Medicine, King Saud University (KSU), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  cross sectional Global Youth Tobacco Survey  7550  Smoking, Undergraduate university students, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

21126722

 Harm perception, attitudes and predictors of water pipe (shisha) smoking among secondary school adolescents in Al-Hassa, Saudi Arabia.  2010  Amin TT amin55@myway.com  Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.  cross-sectional  1,652  Water pipe Shisha smoking; smoking predictors; adolescents; knowledge; Saudi Arabia.  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

20843104

 Prevalence of current smoking in Eastern province, Saudi Arabia.  2010  Al-Turki KA  Directorate of Health Affairs, Ministry of Health, Dammam, Saudi Arabia.  structured interview questionnaire about smoking  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

20799597

 Water pipe (shisha) smoking among male students of medical colleges in the eastern region of Saudi Arabia.  2010  Taha AZ, aztaha@hotmail.com  College of Medicine, King Faisal University, Dammam, Saudi Arabia.  self-administered questionnaire, cross-sectional  371  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pmc/articles/

PMC2886873/

 Pattern and prevalence of smoking among students at King Faisal University, Al Hassa, Saudi Arabia.  2010  Al-Mohamed Hl  College of Medicine, King Faisal University, Al Hassa, Saudi Arabia.  self-administered questionnaire., cross-sectional  1382  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

20214159

 The prevalence of smoking and its associated factors among military personnel in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: A national study. 2009 – 2011  Al-Khashan HI  Department of Family and Community Medicine, Prince Sultan Military Medical City, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional  10500  Military; Saudi; officers; smoking; soldiers  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

25374464

 Smoking habits among medical students in Western Saudi Arabia.  2009 – 2010  Wali SO, sirajowali@gmail.com  College of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional  643  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

21858395

 Use of the target group index survey to evaluate the cigarette smoking profile in Saudi Arabia.  2008  Albedah AM  Ministry of Health, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  household survey, structured questionnaire  7003  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed/

22008927

 Brief Arabic tobacco craving questionnaire: An investigation into craving and heavy smoking in Saudi Arabian males. Albrithen AA Department of Social Studies, King Saud University, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Cross sectional  322  Heavy Smoking; Saudi Arabian; tobacco craving.  http://www.jfcmonline
.com/article.asp?issn=
2230-8229;year=2015;
volume=22;issue=1;
spage=8;epage=12;
aulast=Albrithen
 The prevalence and determinants of tobacco use among adolescents in Saudi Arabia.  Al Agili DE, dalagili@kau.edu.sa  Faculty of Dentistry, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.  cross-sectional survey  1019  adolescent; tobacco use; prevention; determinants  https://www.ncbi.nlm

.nih.gov/pubmed

/22320337