Hand-rolled cigarette smoking patterns compared with factory-made cigarette smoking in New Zealand men
- Smoker numbers edge close to 1 billion. // African Journal of Respiratory Medicine;Mar2014, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p2
The article offers information on reports concerning global smoking prevalence in 2014.
- The day-to-day process of stopping or reducing smoking: A prospective study of self-changers. Peters, Erica N.; Hughes, John R. // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;Sep2009, Vol. 11 Issue 9, p1083
Introduction: Almost all descriptions of attempts to quit smoking have focused on what happens after an abrupt quit attempt and end once a smoker relapses. The current study examined the day-to-day process preceding a quit or reduction attempt in addition to the daily process after a failure to...
- Methods Used to Quit Smoking in the United States. Fiore, Michael C.; Novotny, Thomas E.; Pierce, John P.; Giovino, Gary A.; Hatziandreu, Evridiki J.; Newcomb, Polly A.; Surawics, Tanya A.; Davis, Ronald M. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;5/23/90, Vol. 263 Issue 20, p2760
Presents a study that analyzed smoking-cessation methods used by adult smokers in the U.S. who tried to quit. Statistics of adult smoking in the U.S. in 1986; Characteristics of succeeders and relapsers; Assessment of use of assisted and unassisted cessation methods.
- Electronic Cigarettes Might Not Help Cancer Patients Quit Smoking. Fillon, Mike // JNCI: Journal of the National Cancer Institute;Dec2014, Vol. 107 Issue 1, p1
The article discusses research on electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) use among cancer patients. Topics discussed include a study by Jamie S. Ostroff which found that oncologists did not recommend e-cigarettes to cancer patients advised to quit smoking and comments from medicine professor J....
- Media advocacy and newspaper coverage of tobacco issues: A comparative analysis of 1 year's print news in the United States and Australia. Smith, Katherine Clegg; Terry-McElrath, Yvonne; Wakefield, Melanie; Durrant, Russil // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;Apr2005, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p289
Tobacco control advocates now recognize the value of influencing news coverage of tobacco; news coverage influences attitudes and behavior as well as policy progression. It is, however, difficult to assess the progress of such efforts within a single national and temporal context. Our data...
- Changing age-specific patterns of cigarette consumption in the United States, 1992—2002: Association with smoke-free homes and state-level tobacco control activity. Pierce, John P.; White, Martha M.; Messer, Karen // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;Feb2009, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p171
Introduction:: During the 1990s, both prevalence and average cigarette consumption declined in the United States, but age-specific changes have not been reported.
- Do smokers crave cigarettes in some smoking situations more than others? Situational correlates of craving when smoking. Dunbar, Michael S.; Scharf, Deborah; Kirchner, Thomas; Shiffman, Saul // Nicotine & Tobacco Research;Mar2010, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p226
Introduction:: Smokers tend to smoke when experiencing craving, but even within smoking occasions, craving may vary. We examine variations in craving when people were smoking in various real-world situations.
- Older Smokers' Motivation and Attempts to Quit Smoking: Epidemiological Insight Into the Question of Lifestyle Versus Addiction. Breitling, Lutz Ph.; Rothenbacher, Dietrich; Stegmaier, Christa; Raum, Elke; Brenner, Hermann // Deutsches Aerzteblatt International;7/3/2009, Vol. 106 Issue 27, p4
The article presents a study which describes the frequency of attempts and desire to quit smoking among older smokers in Germany. It indicates that older smokers attempt to quit smoking repeatedly without success. It is observed that high-risk patients with comorbidities, whose number will...
- The Validity of Self-Reported Smoking: A Review and Meta-Analysis. Patrick, Donald L.; Cheadle, Allen; Thompson, Diane C.; Diehr, Paula; Koepsell, Thomas; Kinne, Susan // American Journal of Public Health;Jul1994, Vol. 84 Issue 7, p1086
Objectives. The purpose of this study was to identify circumstances in which biochemical assessments of smoking produce systematically higher or lower estimates of smoking than self-reports. A secondary aim was to evaluate different statistical approaches to analyzing variation in validity...