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    • Tobacco smoking in Egypt: a scoping literature review of its epidemiology and control measures 

      Fouda, Samar; Kelany, Mohamed; Moustafa, Nada; Abushouk, Abdelrahman Ibrahim; Hassane, Amro; Sleem, Ahmad; Mokhtar, Osama; Negida, Ahmed; Bassiony, Medhat (‎2018-02)‎
      Background: According to World Health Organization [‎WHO]‎ reports, the prevalence of smoking is increasing in many developing countries, including Egypt. The aim of this study is to summarize the published data in the literature about tobacco smoking in Egypt. Methods: A computerized literature search of PubMed and relevant Egyptian journals was conducted using the relevant keywords. The findings of retrieved studies were extracted and discussed in a narrative approach. Results: Our search retrieved 44 relevant studies. The most updated prevalence ...