Table 4.

Association of Cigar Use With Self-Esteem (Highest Tertile Compared With Lowest Tertile) Scores Among GUTS Adolescents

GirlsBoys
Mean Score OR
[95% CI]
Mean Score OR
[95% CI]
Cigar
Use No
Cigar
Use Yes
Cigar
Use No
Cigar
Use Yes
Self-esteem
 Social14.414.81.5 [1.0–2.1]14.414.91.9 [1.3–2.6]
 Athletic13.013.01.0 [.7–1.5]13.814.41.5 [1.1–2.1]
 Global12.611.7.8 [.5–1.3]12.912.51.1 [.8–1.5]
 Scholastic14.914.2.8 [.5–1.1]14.914.4.9 [.7–1.2]
  • * Age-adjusted means.

     OR adjusted for age, BMI, Tanner stage, weekly hours of physical activity, cigarette use, friend cigarette use, sibling cigarette use, mother's smoking status, and possession of tobacco promotional items.