R P Murray

Summary

Affiliation: University of Manitoba
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Levels of cotinine associated with long-term ad-libitum nicotine polacrilex use in a clinical trial
    R P Murray
    Alcohol and Tobacco Research Unit, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Addict Behav 23:529-35. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Menthol cigarettes and health risks in Lung Health Study data
    Robert P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:101-7. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Difficulty in demonstrating a risk from drinking pattern in fourteen years of coronary heart disease morbidity and mortality: the Lung Health Study
    Robert P Murray
    Alcohol and Tobacco Research Unit, University of Manitoba, MS 740B, 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3A 1R9
    Addict Behav 30:875-87. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Does personality mediate the relation between alcohol consumption and cardiovascular disease morbidity and mortality?
    Robert P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Alcohol and Tobacco Research Unit, Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, University of Manitoba, Room MS 740B, 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3A 1R9
    Addict Behav 30:475-88. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Persistence of the effect of the Lung Health Study (LHS) smoking intervention over eleven years
    Robert P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3A 1R9
    Prev Med 35:314-9. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Relations of cotinine and carbon monoxide to self-reported smoking in a cohort of smokers and ex-smokers followed over 5 years
    Robert P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Alcohol and Tobacco Research Unit, University of Manitoba, Room MS 754, 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3A 1R9
    Nicotine Tob Res 4:287-94. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcohol volume, drinking pattern, and cardiovascular disease morbidity and mortality: is there a U-shaped function?
    Robert P Murray
    Alcohol and Tobacco Research Unit, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 155:242-8. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of participants who stop smoking and sustain abstinence for 1 and 5 years in the Lung Health Study
    R P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Prev Med 30:392-400. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal analysis of the relationship between changes in smoking and changes in drinking in a community sample: the Winnipeg Health and Drinking Survey
    Robert P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Health Psychol 21:237-43. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Experience of Black participants in the Lung Health Study smoking cessation intervention program
    R P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Nicotine Tob Res 3:375-82. 2001

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Levels of cotinine associated with long-term ad-libitum nicotine polacrilex use in a clinical trial
    R P Murray
    Alcohol and Tobacco Research Unit, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Addict Behav 23:529-35. 1998
    ..Although NG users appear to re-establish cotinine levels characteristic of their smoking, the mechanism by which this occurs remains unclear...
  2. ncbi request reprint Menthol cigarettes and health risks in Lung Health Study data
    Robert P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:101-7. 2007
    ..We found no difference in success at smoking cessation with or without menthol. We conclude that our data contain no evidence that mentholation of cigarettes increases the hazards of smoking...
  3. ncbi request reprint Difficulty in demonstrating a risk from drinking pattern in fourteen years of coronary heart disease morbidity and mortality: the Lung Health Study
    Robert P Murray
    Alcohol and Tobacco Research Unit, University of Manitoba, MS 740B, 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3A 1R9
    Addict Behav 30:875-87. 2005
    ..The alcohol effects in women in this study were not significant...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does personality mediate the relation between alcohol consumption and cardiovascular disease morbidity and mortality?
    Robert P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Alcohol and Tobacco Research Unit, Manitoba Centre for Health Policy, University of Manitoba, Room MS 740B, 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3A 1R9
    Addict Behav 30:475-88. 2005
    ..95]. Personality covariates as measured by the Eysenck Personality Questionnaire (EPQ) and Barron's Ego Strength Scale make only a modest contribution to statistical models of the relation between drinking and cardiovascular health...
  5. ncbi request reprint Persistence of the effect of the Lung Health Study (LHS) smoking intervention over eleven years
    Robert P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3A 1R9
    Prev Med 35:314-9. 2002
    ..This paper examined the quitting behavior of individuals who were randomized to a smoking cessation intervention (SI) or to usual care (UC), at a point approximately 11 years later...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relations of cotinine and carbon monoxide to self-reported smoking in a cohort of smokers and ex-smokers followed over 5 years
    Robert P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Alcohol and Tobacco Research Unit, University of Manitoba, Room MS 754, 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3A 1R9
    Nicotine Tob Res 4:287-94. 2002
    ..Some differences appeared to be related to the distinction that carbon monoxide verification was immediate, while cotinine verification was deferred...
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcohol volume, drinking pattern, and cardiovascular disease morbidity and mortality: is there a U-shaped function?
    Robert P Murray
    Alcohol and Tobacco Research Unit, Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 155:242-8. 2002
    ..Thus, the harmful effects of binge drinking on cardiovascular disease morbidity and mortality can be disaggregated from the protective effects of usual drinking at various levels of consumption...
  8. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of participants who stop smoking and sustain abstinence for 1 and 5 years in the Lung Health Study
    R P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Prev Med 30:392-400. 2000
    ..This study describes baseline and Year 1 predictors of abstinence from smoking for the 3,523 intervention participants who had complete annual 5-year follow-up data in the Lung Health Study (LHS)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal analysis of the relationship between changes in smoking and changes in drinking in a community sample: the Winnipeg Health and Drinking Survey
    Robert P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Health Psychol 21:237-43. 2002
    ..This lack of effect suggests that changes in the quantity or intensity of drinking and of smoking are not related in any important way in nonclinical populations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Experience of Black participants in the Lung Health Study smoking cessation intervention program
    R P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Nicotine Tob Res 3:375-82. 2001
    ..We conclude that Blacks and Whites differed significantly in their response to the LHS group smoking intervention program...
  11. pmc Does nicotine replacement therapy cause cancer? Evidence from the Lung Health Study
    Robert P Murray
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, 7th Floor, Manitoba, Canada
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:1076-82. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the relationship between nicotine replacement therapy, smoking, and cancer outcomes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Personality differences between users of wine, beer and spirits in a community sample: the Winnipeg Health and Drinking Survey
    Darcy McGregor
    Alcohol and Tobacco Research Unit, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Stud Alcohol 64:634-40. 2003
    ..It is also unclear if wine, beer and distilled spirits have equivalent effects on health. The purpose of this study is to describe the differences in personality among users of wine, beer and spirits...
  13. pmc Predictors of attendance and dropout at the Lung Health Study 11-year follow-up
    Wanda M Snow
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada
    Contemp Clin Trials 28:25-32. 2007
    ..Older females who smoked less heavily were most likely to participate. These findings may be applied to improve participant recruitment and retention in future clinical trials...
  14. ncbi request reprint Smoking and lung function of Lung Health Study participants after 11 years
    Nicholas R Anthonisen
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 166:675-9. 2002
    ..At 11 years, 38% of continuing smokers had an FEV(1) less than 60% of the predicted normal value compared with 10% of sustained quitters...
  15. ncbi request reprint Changes in smoking status affect women more than men: results of the Lung Health Study
    John E Connett
    Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:973-9. 2003
    ..001). Therefore, among persons at risk for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, smoking cessation has an even clearer advantage for women than it does for men...
  16. ncbi request reprint A structural equation model of the effect of poverty and unemployment on alcohol abuse
    Shaila Khan
    Department of Psychology, Tougaloo College, MS 39174, USA
    Addict Behav 27:405-23. 2002
    ..It is concluded that the effect of unemployment on alcohol abuse changes direction with time and, thus, both cross-sectional and longitudinal data are required to assess any meaningful relationship between them...