Stella Aguinaga Bialous

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sparing a few minutes for tobacco cessation: if only half of all nurses helped one patient per month quit smoking, more than 12 million smokers would overcome their addictions every year
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, USA
    Am J Nurs 104:54-60. 2004
  2. doi request reprint A brief overview of the tobacco industry in the last 20 years
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, San Francisco, California, USA
    Tob Control 21:92-4. 2012
  3. pmc Are quit attempts among U.S. female nurses who smoke different from female smokers in the general population? An analysis of the 2006/2007 tobacco use supplement to the current population survey
    Linda Sarna
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, 700 Tiverton Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    BMC Womens Health 12:4. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint [Response of the tobacco industry to the creation of smoke-free environments in Brazil]
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, San Francisco, CA, Estados Unidos da América, 94118
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 27:283-90. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use cessation within the context of tobacco control policy: opportunities for nursing research
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Nurs Res 55:S58-63. 2006
  6. pmc Whose standard is it, anyway? How the tobacco industry determines the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standards for tobacco and tobacco products
    S A Bialous
    Tobacco Free Initiative, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Tob Control 10:96-104. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Tobacco control policies
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 19:291-300. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Courtesy and the challenges of implementing smoke-free policies in Japan
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:203-16. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of nurses who used the Internet-based nurses QuitNet for smoking cessation
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, San Francisco, California, USA
    Public Health Nurs 26:329-38. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Avoiding "truth": tobacco industry promotion of life skills training
    Lev L Mandel
    Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1390, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:868-79. 2006

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Sparing a few minutes for tobacco cessation: if only half of all nurses helped one patient per month quit smoking, more than 12 million smokers would overcome their addictions every year
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, USA
    Am J Nurs 104:54-60. 2004
  2. doi request reprint A brief overview of the tobacco industry in the last 20 years
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, San Francisco, California, USA
    Tob Control 21:92-4. 2012
    ..In addition, in the past decade there was an increase in tobacco companies' investment in non-cigarette forms of nicotine delivery. The impact of these changes for tobacco control policy is briefly discussed...
  3. pmc Are quit attempts among U.S. female nurses who smoke different from female smokers in the general population? An analysis of the 2006/2007 tobacco use supplement to the current population survey
    Linda Sarna
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, 700 Tiverton Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    BMC Womens Health 12:4. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine how smoking and quitting characteristics (i.e., ever and recent quit attempts) among females in the occupation of nursing are similar or different to those of women in the general population...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Response of the tobacco industry to the creation of smoke-free environments in Brazil]
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, San Francisco, CA, Estados Unidos da América, 94118
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 27:283-90. 2010
    ..To document the response of the tobacco industry to the regulation of smoking in public places in Brazil starting in 1996...
  5. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use cessation within the context of tobacco control policy: opportunities for nursing research
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Nurs Res 55:S58-63. 2006
    ..Finally, questions on how nursing research in the area of cessation policy development and evaluation can improve access to cessation services to a larger number of tobacco users in the population are considered...
  6. pmc Whose standard is it, anyway? How the tobacco industry determines the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standards for tobacco and tobacco products
    S A Bialous
    Tobacco Free Initiative, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Tob Control 10:96-104. 2001
    ..To describe the extent of the tobacco industry involvement in establishing international standards for tobacco and tobacco products and the industry influence on the International Organization for Standardization (ISO)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Tobacco control policies
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 19:291-300. 2003
    ..To review and summarize tobacco control policies, their impact in curbing the tobacco epidemic, and to describe a role for nursing advocacy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Courtesy and the challenges of implementing smoke-free policies in Japan
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:203-16. 2006
    ..Learning past industry strategies may assist policymakers and advocates in the development of future public health activities...
  9. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of nurses who used the Internet-based nurses QuitNet for smoking cessation
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tobacco Policy International, San Francisco, California, USA
    Public Health Nurs 26:329-38. 2009
    ..Nurses QuitNet, launched in January 2004, provided an evidence-based online smoking cessation program for nurses and nursing students...
  10. ncbi request reprint Avoiding "truth": tobacco industry promotion of life skills training
    Lev L Mandel
    Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 1390, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:868-79. 2006
    ..To understand why and how two tobacco companies have been promoting the Life Skills Training program (LST), a school-based drug prevention program recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to reduce youth smoking...
  11. ncbi request reprint Tobacco control policies of oncology nursing organizations
    Linda Sarna
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6918, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 20:101-10, table of contents. 2004
    ..Policies addressing tobacco use have been implemented by a variety of national and international nursing organizations. This article reviews existing tobacco control policies in oncology nursing organizations...
  12. ncbi request reprint International efforts in tobacco control
    Jennifer Percival
    Royal College of Nursing, Hertfordshire, UK
    Semin Oncol Nurs 19:301-8. 2003
    ..To review international nursing involvement in tobacco control and discuss opportunities and challenges to enhance nurses' participation in decreasing tobacco-related morbidity and mortality...
  13. ncbi request reprint Nursing research in smoking cessation: a listing of the literature, 1996-2005
    Marjorie Wells
    Tobacco Free Nurses Initiative
    Nurs Res 55:S16-28. 2006
    ..The minority (35%) of data-based articles that focused on nurses and tobacco cessation were published in nursing journals...
  14. ncbi request reprint Strategic directions for nursing research in tobacco dependence
    Linda Sarna
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles 90095, USA
    Nurs Res 55:S1-9. 2006
    ..This agenda provides direction for growing nursing research in tobacco cessation, breaking down barriers to research, and supporting efforts for increasing utilization of evidence-based findings in clinical practice...
  15. ncbi request reprint Why tobacco is a women's health issue
    Linda Sarna
    UCLA School of Nursing, 700 Tiverton Avenue, Factor 4 262, Box 956918, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6918, USA
    Nurs Clin North Am 39:165-80. 2004
    ..Resources for clinicians are pro-vided that specifically focus on women and tobacco...
  16. ncbi request reprint Views of African-American nurses about tobacco cessation and prevention
    Linda Sarna
    UCLA School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 6916, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 14:1-8. 2003
    ..The findings of this study support the critical need for nursing education in tobacco control...
  17. ncbi request reprint Nurses, smoking, and the workplace
    Linda Sarna
    UCLA School of Nursing, University of California Los Angeles, 700 Tiverton Avenue, Box 956918, Factor Building 4 262, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Res Nurs Health 28:79-90. 2005
    ..These findings document the impact of smoking among nurses in the workplace. Strategies are needed to support smoking cessation efforts of nurses as an important occupational health issue...
  18. ncbi request reprint Corporate social responsibility: serious cause for concern
    Kelley Lee
    Tob Control 15:419. 2006
  19. ncbi request reprint Nurses' perspectives of smoking initiation, addiction, and cessation
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    Nurs Res 53:387-95. 2004
    ..It is estimated that 18% of registered nurses smoke. Although nurses can make an important contribution to national cessation efforts, continuing smoking among nurses has been cited as one of the barriers against higher nursing involvement...
  20. pmc Brazil: growers' lobby stalls FCTC
    Stella Aguinaga Bialous
    Tob Control 13:323-4. 2004
  21. pmc USA: continuing battles over "acceptable" air quality standards
    David Simpson
    Tob Control 11:92. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint Effective interventions to reduce smoking-induced heart disease around the world: time to act
    Joaquin Barnoya
    Circulation 112:456-8. 2005