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Table 6 PRI Health and Addiction Risk Items

From: Development and validation of a new instrument to measure perceived risks associated with the use of tobacco and nicotine-containing products

Domain, item (abbreviated)a Item location Standard error χ2
(df = 9)
p2)b
PRI Perceived Health Risk
 Cough lasting for days 0.150 0.021 4.612 0.867
 Gum health 0.035 0.022 2.275 0.986
 Lung cancer − 0.477 0.021 7.998 0.534
 Wheezing −0.193 0.021 1.421 0.998
 Mouth throat cancer −0.058 0.022 0.931 1.000
 Aging faster −0.015 0.021 0.445 1.000
 Minor illnesses 0.176 0.022 1.968 0.992
 Respiratory infection −0.051 0.022 5.752 0.764
 Serious illness 0.049 0.022 4.425 0.881
 Reduced stamina 0.135 0.022 2.138 0.989
 Emphysema −0.132 0.021 3.447 0.944
 Cough in the morning 0.045 0.021 2.879 0.969
 Sense of taste −0.288 0.022 3.543 0.939
 Heart disease −0.147 0.021 0.817 1.000
 Earlier death 0.426 0.022 5.717 0.768
 Sores mouth throat 0.319 0.022 4.140 0.902
 Unfit 0.001 0.022 0.824 1.000
 Other cancer 0.150 0.021 4.612 0.867
PRI Perceived Addiction Risk
 Being unable quit 0.428 0.028 6.203 0.719
 Feeling addicted −0.133 0.025 6.343 0.705
 To feel better 0.311 0.026 2.750 0.973
 Feeling like have to smoke 0.105 0.026 4.742 0.856
 Cannot stop 0.230 0.028 3.665 0.932
 Feeling unable quit 0.097 0.028 2.853 0.970
 Anxiety situation people smoke −1.038 0.054 10.612 0.303
  1. aFull item wording available through MAPI Research Trust
  2. bp values based on a random sample of n = 500