O B J Carter

Summary

Affiliation: Curtin University of Technology
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Measuring the effect of cigarette plain packaging on transaction times and selection errors in a simulation experiment
    Owen B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Tob Control 21:572-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint The effect of retail cigarette pack displays on unplanned purchases: results from immediate postpurchase interviews
    O B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth, Western Australia 6845, Australia
    Tob Control 18:218-21. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint The weighty issue of Australian television food advertising and childhood obesity
    Owen B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 17:5-11. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint An independent assessment of the Australian food industry's Daily Intake Guide 'Energy Alone' label
    Owen Carter
    Curtin University Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Perth Western Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 22:63-7. 2011
  5. pmc Impact of smoking images in magazines on the smoking attitudes and intentions of youth: an experimental investigation
    Owen B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Tob Control 16:368-72. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Using viral e-mails to distribute tobacco control advertisements: an experimental investigation
    Owen B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Health Commun 16:698-707. 2011
  7. doi request reprint 'We're not told why--we're just told': qualitative reflections about the Western Australian Go for 2&5® fruit and vegetable campaign
    Owen B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Curtin University, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 14:982-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Children's understanding of the selling versus persuasive intent of junk food advertising: implications for regulation
    Owen B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Division of Health Sciences, Curtin University, GPO Box U1987, Perth WA 6845, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 72:962-8. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint People's perceptions of cancer survivability: implications for oncologists
    Robert J Donovan
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University, Bentley, WA 6102, Australia
    Lancet Oncol 7:668-75. 2006
  10. doi request reprint An independent audit of the Australian food industry's voluntary front-of-pack nutrition labelling scheme for energy-dense nutrition-poor foods
    O B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:31-5. 2013

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Measuring the effect of cigarette plain packaging on transaction times and selection errors in a simulation experiment
    Owen B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Tob Control 21:572-7. 2012
    ..We undertook an objective experiment to test these claims...
  2. doi request reprint The effect of retail cigarette pack displays on unplanned purchases: results from immediate postpurchase interviews
    O B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth, Western Australia 6845, Australia
    Tob Control 18:218-21. 2009
    ..To assess the influence of point-of-sale (POS) cigarette displays on unplanned purchases...
  3. ncbi request reprint The weighty issue of Australian television food advertising and childhood obesity
    Owen B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia, Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 17:5-11. 2006
    ..The aim of this paper is to provide an accessible overview of research literature on the link between childhood obesity and food advertising on Australian television...
  4. ncbi request reprint An independent assessment of the Australian food industry's Daily Intake Guide 'Energy Alone' label
    Owen Carter
    Curtin University Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Perth Western Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 22:63-7. 2011
    ..However, there is no published data to date that has assessed its merit...
  5. pmc Impact of smoking images in magazines on the smoking attitudes and intentions of youth: an experimental investigation
    Owen B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University of Technology, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Tob Control 16:368-72. 2007
    ..To determine the effect of magazine incidental smoking imagery on youths' smoking intentions...
  6. doi request reprint Using viral e-mails to distribute tobacco control advertisements: an experimental investigation
    Owen B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    J Health Commun 16:698-707. 2011
    ..Entertainment appears to facilitate viral e-mails being forwarded onwards but only exceptionally compelling tobacco control materials are ever likely to become self-perpetuating...
  7. doi request reprint 'We're not told why--we're just told': qualitative reflections about the Western Australian Go for 2&5® fruit and vegetable campaign
    Owen B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, School of Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Curtin University, GPO Box U1987, Perth, WA 6845, Australia
    Public Health Nutr 14:982-8. 2011
    ..To explore why there is a lack of acceptance among Western Australian (WA) adults of the Go for 2&5® fruit and vegetable social marketing message to consume at least five servings of vegetables per day...
  8. doi request reprint Children's understanding of the selling versus persuasive intent of junk food advertising: implications for regulation
    Owen B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Division of Health Sciences, Curtin University, GPO Box U1987, Perth WA 6845, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 72:962-8. 2011
    ..These findings have important implications regarding the debate surrounding regulation of junk food (and other) advertising aimed at children...
  9. ncbi request reprint People's perceptions of cancer survivability: implications for oncologists
    Robert J Donovan
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University, Bentley, WA 6102, Australia
    Lancet Oncol 7:668-75. 2006
    ..We also investigate some potential implications of people's underestimation or overestimation of survival for screening and prevention behaviours and delineate implications for oncologists...
  10. doi request reprint An independent audit of the Australian food industry's voluntary front-of-pack nutrition labelling scheme for energy-dense nutrition-poor foods
    O B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
    Eur J Clin Nutr 67:31-5. 2013
    ..However, no independent audit of the industry's self-regulation has ever been undertaken and we present the first such Australian data...
  11. ncbi request reprint Changes in beliefs about cancer in Western Australia, 1964-2001
    Robert J Donovan
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University of Technology, Bentley, WA
    Med J Aust 181:23-5. 2004
    ..To assess changes in people's knowledge and beliefs about cancer between 1964 and 2001...
  12. ncbi request reprint Public (Mis)understanding of the UV Index
    Owen B J Carter
    Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Western Australia
    J Health Commun 12:41-52. 2007
    ..Future efforts to improve utilisation of the UVI, particularly among those looking at new display formats, may therefore be ineffective, unless they also incorporate strategies to facilitate understanding of the measure...
  13. ncbi request reprint Western Australians' perceptions of the survivability of different cancers: implications for public education campaigns
    Sandra C Jones
    Centre for Health Behaviour Research in Cancer Control, Curtin University of Technology, Western Australia
    Health Promot J Austr 16:124-8. 2005
    ..However, there is little empirical evidence to suggest people's awareness of the survivability of different cancers. The object of the present study was to determine people's estimates of the survivability of 10 cancers...