R L Richmond

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc A randomized controlled trial of a smoking cessation intervention conducted among prisoners
    Robyn Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, UNSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 108:966-74. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The challenges of reducing tobacco use among prisoners
    Robyn L Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:625-30. 2012
  3. pmc Study protocol: a randomised controlled trial investigating the effect of a healthy lifestyle intervention for people with severe mental disorders
    Amanda Baker
    Centre for Brain and Mental Health Research, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:10. 2011
  4. pmc Quit in general practice: a cluster randomised trial of enhanced in-practice support for smoking cessation
    Nicholas Zwar
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 11:59. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint A comparison of measures used to assess effectiveness of the transdermal nicotine patch at 1 year
    R L Richmond
    School of Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addict Behav 22:753-7. 1997
  6. ncbi request reprint Global dissemination of a tobacco curriculum in medical schools
    R Richmond
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:750-5. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Promoting smoking cessation among prisoners: feasibility of a multi-component intervention
    Robyn L Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:474-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Ten-year survival outcome of the nicotine transdermal patch with cognitive behavioural therapy
    Robyn L Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Kensington, New South Wales 2052
    Aust N Z J Public Health 31:282-5. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The changing face of the Australian population: growth in centenarians
    Robyn L Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 188:720-3. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Tobacco in prisons: a focus group study
    R Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, 2052, Australia
    Tob Control 18:176-82. 2009

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. pmc A randomized controlled trial of a smoking cessation intervention conducted among prisoners
    Robyn Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, UNSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 108:966-74. 2013
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of nortriptyline (NOR) added to a multi-component smoking cessation intervention, which included cognitive-behavioural therapy (CBT) and provision of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT)...
  2. doi request reprint The challenges of reducing tobacco use among prisoners
    Robyn L Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:625-30. 2012
    ..This review paper summarises the literature and available research related to smoking prevalence and smoking cessation initiatives among prisoners and identifies areas of need for further research and intervention...
  3. pmc Study protocol: a randomised controlled trial investigating the effect of a healthy lifestyle intervention for people with severe mental disorders
    Amanda Baker
    Centre for Brain and Mental Health Research, Faculty of Health, University of Newcastle, Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:10. 2011
    ..This protocol describes a study in which we will assess the effectiveness of a healthy lifestyle intervention on smoking and CVD risk and associated health behaviours among people with severe mental disorders...
  4. pmc Quit in general practice: a cluster randomised trial of enhanced in-practice support for smoking cessation
    Nicholas Zwar
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    BMC Fam Pract 11:59. 2010
    ..This study will test the uptake and effectiveness of a flexible package of smoking cessation support provided primarily by the practice nurse (PN) and tailored to meet the needs of a diversity of patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint A comparison of measures used to assess effectiveness of the transdermal nicotine patch at 1 year
    R L Richmond
    School of Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addict Behav 22:753-7. 1997
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Global dissemination of a tobacco curriculum in medical schools
    R Richmond
    Department of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 10:750-5. 2006
    ..To identify medical schools who had received, and were using, the tobacco curriculum called the Smokescreen Education Programme (SEP) and to determine the factors related to its introduction into medical schools...
  7. ncbi request reprint Promoting smoking cessation among prisoners: feasibility of a multi-component intervention
    Robyn L Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:474-8. 2006
    ..To conduct a pilot study to determine the feasibility and effectiveness of a multi-component smoking cessation intervention among prison inmates...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ten-year survival outcome of the nicotine transdermal patch with cognitive behavioural therapy
    Robyn L Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Kensington, New South Wales 2052
    Aust N Z J Public Health 31:282-5. 2007
    ..To follow-up abstainers from the end of their initial treatment over seven points to 10 years...
  9. ncbi request reprint The changing face of the Australian population: growth in centenarians
    Robyn L Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW
    Med J Aust 188:720-3. 2008
    ..However, we need specific social, medical and financial estimates of the impact of living to 100 years and beyond...
  10. doi request reprint Tobacco in prisons: a focus group study
    R Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, 2052, Australia
    Tob Control 18:176-82. 2009
    ..To examine the role of tobacco use in prison and possible influences of the prison environment on smoking among inmates in the context of developing inmate smoking cessation programmes...
  11. doi request reprint Teaching about tobacco in medical schools: a worldwide study
    Robyn Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of NSW, Kensington, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 28:484-97. 2009
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  12. pmc Cardiovascular risk among Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal smoking male prisoners: inequalities compared to the wider community
    Robyn L Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Kensington 2052, Australia
    BMC Public Health 11:783. 2011
    ..Cross-sectional baseline data on CVRF were compared among smoking male prisoners and males of similar age in the general population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation for Australian general practice: evaluation of best practice guidelines
    Robyn Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 34:505-7. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint The process of introducing a tobacco curriculum in medical school
    Robyn Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Kensington, New South Wales, Australia
    Respirology 9:165-72. 2004
    ..The model is applied to China. The SEP was developed over a decade and has led to the development of a practical model of dissemination...
  15. ncbi request reprint Family physicians' utilization of a brief smoking cessation program following reinforcement contact after training: a randomized trial
    R Richmond
    School of Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Prev Med 27:77-83. 1998
    ..A supplementary aim was to assess point prevalence abstinence among patients identified as ready to quit smoking...
  16. pmc Worldwide survey of education on tobacco in medical schools
    R L Richmond
    School of Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Kensington NSW, Australia
    Tob Control 7:247-52. 1998
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint How healthy are the police? A survey of life-style factors
    R L Richmond
    School of Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Addiction 93:1729-37. 1998
    ..To examine the prevalence of five life-style behaviours among New South Wales police...
  18. ncbi request reprint Physicians can make a difference with smokers: evidence-based clinical approaches. Presentation given during the Symposium on Smoking Cessation at the 29th World Conference of the IUATLD/UICTMR and Global Congress on Lung Health, Bangkok, Thailand, 23-26
    R L Richmond
    School of Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 3:100-12. 1999
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a workplace brief intervention for excessive alcohol consumption: the workscreen project
    R Richmond
    School of Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Kensington, New South Wales, 2052, Australia
    Prev Med 30:51-63. 2000
    ..The objective was to evaluate the effects of a workplace-based lifestyle intervention (Workscreen) to reduce excessive drinking...
  20. ncbi request reprint Review of bupropion for smoking cessation
    Robyn Richmond
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 22:203-20. 2003
    ..In clinical trials of bupropion for smoking cessation no seizures were reported. Allergic reactions occur at a rate of approximately 3% and minor adverse effects are common including dry mouth and insomnia...
  21. ncbi request reprint Quantitative and qualitative evaluations of brief interventions to change excessive drinking, smoking and stress in the police force
    R L Richmond
    School of Community Medicine, University of New South Wales R
    Addiction 94:1509-21. 1999
    ..To evaluate the effects of a brief intervention to reduce excessive drinking, smoking and stress among police...
  22. doi request reprint Postgraduate education for doctors in smoking cessation
    Nicholas A Zwar
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 28:466-73. 2009
    ..This paper describes a sample of postgraduate education programs for doctors in smoking cessation and suggests future directions to improve reach and quality...
  23. ncbi request reprint General practice patients--their readiness to quit smoking
    Nicholas Zwar
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 37:81-3. 2008
    ..This article examines the prevalence of smoking among general practice patients and assesses their stage of readiness to quit...
  24. ncbi request reprint Smoking and its correlates in an Australian prisoner population
    Josephine M Belcher
    Centre for Health Research in Criminal Justice and School of Public Health, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 25:343-8. 2006
    ..Despite high levels of tobacco dependence, many prisoners intend to quit and health planners and custodial authorities need to encourage and support inmates who do attempt to quit...
  25. ncbi request reprint Role of the general practitioner in smoking cessation
    Nicholas A Zwar
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 25:21-6. 2006
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Short-term effectiveness of bupropion for assisting smoking cessation in general practice
    Nicholas A Zwar
    Med J Aust 177:277-8. 2002
  27. ncbi request reprint A study of the use of free nicotine patches by Indigenous people
    Rowena G Ivers
    Menzies School of Health Research, Northern Territory University, Casuarina, NT 0811
    Aust N Z J Public Health 27:486-90. 2003
    ..To assess use of free nicotine patches by Indigenous people when offered a brief intervention for smoking cessation, and to assess changes in smoking behaviour at six months...
  28. ncbi request reprint The role of remote community stores in reducing the harm resulting from tobacco to Aboriginal people
    Rowena G Ivers
    Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 25:195-9. 2006
    ..There may still be potential for proactive tobacco education campaigns run through community stores and for a trial assessing the effect of changes in tobacco prices on tobacco consumption...
  29. ncbi request reprint Television and delivery of health promotion programs to remote Aboriginal communities
    Rowena Ivers
    Menzies School of Health Research, Northern Territory
    Health Promot J Austr 16:155-8. 2005
    ..To assess the effect of anti-tobacco television advertising in comparison to other anti-tobacco interventions for Aboriginal people in remote communities in the Northern Territory...
  30. ncbi request reprint Measures of abstinence in clinical trials: issues and recommendations
    John R Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychology and Family Practice University of Vermont, Burlington 05401 1419, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:13-25. 2003
    ..Trials that use short-term follow-ups (< or = 3 months) to demonstrate possible efficacy should report a prolonged abstinence measure of > or = 4 weeks. We again recommend a 2-week grace period; however, that period can vary...
  31. ncbi request reprint Using AUDIT to classify patients into Australian Alcohol Guideline categories
    Julia E Fawcett
    Med J Aust 180:598. 2004
  32. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a multi-component community tobacco intervention in three remote Australian Aboriginal communities
    Rowena G Ivers
    Menzies School of Health Research, Northern Territory
    Aust N Z J Public Health 30:132-6. 2006
    ..To assess the effect of community tobacco interventions in Aboriginal communities...