Bill King

Summary

Affiliation: The Cancer Council Victoria
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc The decline of menthol cigarette smoking in Australia, 1980-2008
    Bill King
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, 100 Drummond Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:1213-20. 2012
  2. pmc The Australian tar derby: the origins and fate of a low tar harm reduction programme
    W King
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Victoria, Australia
    Tob Control 12:iii61-70. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Malaysian and Thai smokers' beliefs about the harmfulness of 'light' and menthol cigarettes
    B King
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Tob Control 19:444-50. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Divergence between strength indicators in packaging and cigarette engineering: a case study of Marlboro varieties in Australia and the USA
    Bill King
    The Cancer Council Victoria, 100 Drummond Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Tob Control 19:398-402. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Mainstream smoke emissions of Australian and Canadian cigarettes
    Bill King
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:835-44. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The "low-tar" strategy and the changing construction of Australian cigarettes
    Bill King
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Australia
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:85-94. 2004
  7. pmc Impact of the removal of misleading terms on cigarette pack on smokers' beliefs about 'light/mild' cigarettes: cross-country comparisons
    Hua Hie Yong
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    Addiction 106:2204-13. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of and beliefs about light cigarettes in four countries: findings from the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Survey
    Ron Borland
    Cancer Control Research Institute, The Cancer Council Victoria, Australia
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S311-21. 2004
  9. pmc Effects of a Fact Sheet on beliefs about the harmfulness of alternative nicotine delivery systems compared with cigarettes
    Ron Borland
    VicHealth Center for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Australia
    Harm Reduct J 9:19. 2012
  10. pmc The acceptability of nicotine containing products as alternatives to cigarettes: findings from two pilot studies
    Ron Borland
    VicHealth Center for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton 3053, Australia
    Harm Reduct J 8:27. 2011

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc The decline of menthol cigarette smoking in Australia, 1980-2008
    Bill King
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, 100 Drummond Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:1213-20. 2012
    ..We analyzed trends in the market share of menthol brands in Australia among both adolescents and adults to provide further insights into the determinants of menthol cigarette smoking...
  2. pmc The Australian tar derby: the origins and fate of a low tar harm reduction programme
    W King
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Victoria, Australia
    Tob Control 12:iii61-70. 2003
    ..To document the development of the low tar harm reduction programme in Australia, including tobacco industry responses...
  3. doi request reprint Malaysian and Thai smokers' beliefs about the harmfulness of 'light' and menthol cigarettes
    B King
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Tob Control 19:444-50. 2010
    ..This study explored the extent to which Malaysian and Thai smokers believe "light" and menthol cigarettes are less harmful than "regular" cigarettes and the correlates of these beliefs...
  4. doi request reprint Divergence between strength indicators in packaging and cigarette engineering: a case study of Marlboro varieties in Australia and the USA
    Bill King
    The Cancer Council Victoria, 100 Drummond Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Tob Control 19:398-402. 2010
    ..To relate the packaging and labelling of new cigarette varieties to their construction and performance...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mainstream smoke emissions of Australian and Canadian cigarettes
    Bill King
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:835-44. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The "low-tar" strategy and the changing construction of Australian cigarettes
    Bill King
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Australia
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:85-94. 2004
    ..16% in 1980 to 2.4% in 1994, despite median nicotine yield declining from 1.0 mg to.58 mg. These changes can be expected to reduce the utility of the FTC/ISO yield testing system...
  7. pmc Impact of the removal of misleading terms on cigarette pack on smokers' beliefs about 'light/mild' cigarettes: cross-country comparisons
    Hua Hie Yong
    VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, VIC 3053, Australia
    Addiction 106:2204-13. 2011
    ..This paper examines how smokers' beliefs about 'light/mild' cigarettes in Australia, Canada and the United Kingdom were affected by the removal of misleading 'light/mild' terms from packs...
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of and beliefs about light cigarettes in four countries: findings from the International Tobacco Control Policy Evaluation Survey
    Ron Borland
    Cancer Control Research Institute, The Cancer Council Victoria, Australia
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S311-21. 2004
    ....
  9. pmc Effects of a Fact Sheet on beliefs about the harmfulness of alternative nicotine delivery systems compared with cigarettes
    Ron Borland
    VicHealth Center for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Australia
    Harm Reduct J 9:19. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  10. pmc The acceptability of nicotine containing products as alternatives to cigarettes: findings from two pilot studies
    Ron Borland
    VicHealth Center for Tobacco Control, The Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton 3053, Australia
    Harm Reduct J 8:27. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  11. ncbi request reprint Smokers' beliefs about the relative safety of other tobacco products: findings from the ITC collaboration
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:1033-42. 2007
    ..Smokers are confused about the relative harms of tobacco products. Health education efforts are needed to correct smoker misperceptions...
  12. doi request reprint The reliability and validity of self-reported puffing behavior: evidence from a cross-national study
    Lion Shahab
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:867-74. 2008
    ..Results suggest that smokers have a better perception of the time spent between puffs and of the number of puffs taken than of the intensity and depth of each puff or their actual smoke exposure...