David T Levy

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Publications

  1. pmc Modeling the future effects of a menthol ban on smoking prevalence and smoking-attributable deaths in the United States
    David T Levy
    Department of Economics, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1236-40. 2011
  2. pmc Quit attempts and quit rates among menthol and nonmenthol smokers in the United States
    David T Levy
    Department of Economics, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1241-7. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint The potential impact of a low-nitrosamine smokeless tobacco product on cigarette smoking in the United States: estimates of a panel of experts
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland, and Department of Economics, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Addict Behav 31:1190-200. 2006
  4. pmc Reaching Healthy People 2010 by 2013: A SimSmoke simulation
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, University of Baltimore, Calverton, Maryland 20705, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:S373-81. 2010
  5. pmc Exploring scenarios to dramatically reduce smoking prevalence: a simulation model of the three-part cessation process
    David T Levy
    University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1253-9. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in smoking and the role of public policies: results from the SimSmoke tobacco control policy simulation model
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, University of Baltimore, MD, USA
    Addiction 100:1526-36. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The Healthy People 2010 smoking prevalence and tobacco control objectives: results from the SimSmoke tobacco control policy simulation model (United States)
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, University of Baltimore, 14403 Sylvan Glade Dr, Potomac, MD 20878, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:359-71. 2005
  8. pmc Modeling the impact of smoking-cessation treatment policies on quit rates
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, University of Baltimore, Calverton, Maryland 20705, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:S364-72. 2010
  9. pmc SimSmoke model evaluation of the effect of tobacco control policies in Korea: the unknown success story
    David T Levy
    University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1267-73. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Chapter 1:The impact of the reduction in tobacco smoking on U.S. lung cancer mortality, 1975-2000: an introduction to the problem
    Eric J Feuer
    Statistical Methodology and Applications Branch, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Risk Anal 32:S6-S13. 2012

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Modeling the future effects of a menthol ban on smoking prevalence and smoking-attributable deaths in the United States
    David T Levy
    Department of Economics, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1236-40. 2011
    ..7% overall and 24.8% for Blacks; deaths averted would be 633,252 overall and 237,317 for Blacks...
  2. pmc Quit attempts and quit rates among menthol and nonmenthol smokers in the United States
    David T Levy
    Department of Economics, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:1241-7. 2011
    ..We compared quit attempts and quit rates among menthol and nonmenthol cigarette smokers in the United States...
  3. ncbi request reprint The potential impact of a low-nitrosamine smokeless tobacco product on cigarette smoking in the United States: estimates of a panel of experts
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland, and Department of Economics, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Addict Behav 31:1190-200. 2006
    ....
  4. pmc Reaching Healthy People 2010 by 2013: A SimSmoke simulation
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, University of Baltimore, Calverton, Maryland 20705, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:S373-81. 2010
    ..Healthy People (HP2010) set as a goal to reduce adult smoking prevalence to 12% by 2010...
  5. pmc Exploring scenarios to dramatically reduce smoking prevalence: a simulation model of the three-part cessation process
    David T Levy
    University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1253-9. 2010
    ..8% rate to 12% by 2010 could be accomplished by increasing quit attempts, increasing the use of treatments, or increasing the effectiveness of treatment...
  6. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in smoking and the role of public policies: results from the SimSmoke tobacco control policy simulation model
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, University of Baltimore, MD, USA
    Addiction 100:1526-36. 2005
    ..Trends in smoking prevalence, and the role of tobacco control policies in affecting those rates, are examined...
  7. ncbi request reprint The Healthy People 2010 smoking prevalence and tobacco control objectives: results from the SimSmoke tobacco control policy simulation model (United States)
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, University of Baltimore, 14403 Sylvan Glade Dr, Potomac, MD 20878, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:359-71. 2005
    ..The purpose of this paper is to examine the attainability of HP2010 smoking prevalence objectives through the stricter tobacco control policies suggested in HP2010...
  8. pmc Modeling the impact of smoking-cessation treatment policies on quit rates
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, University of Baltimore, Calverton, Maryland 20705, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:S364-72. 2010
    ..Smoking-cessation treatment policies could yield substantial increases in adult quit rates in the U.S...
  9. pmc SimSmoke model evaluation of the effect of tobacco control policies in Korea: the unknown success story
    David T Levy
    University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1267-73. 2010
    ..We evaluated the effect of strict tobacco control policies, implemented beginning in 1995 in the Republic of Korea, on smoking prevalence and deaths...
  10. ncbi request reprint Chapter 1:The impact of the reduction in tobacco smoking on U.S. lung cancer mortality, 1975-2000: an introduction to the problem
    Eric J Feuer
    Statistical Methodology and Applications Branch, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Risk Anal 32:S6-S13. 2012
    ..The results provide not only a portrait of the achieved impact of tobacco control on lung cancer mortality, but also the bounds of what still needs to be achieved...
  11. ncbi request reprint Examining trends in quantity smoked
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, MD, 20705 3102, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:1287-96. 2007
    ..The measure developed in the present study provides a useful tool for tracking trends in quantity smoked...
  12. ncbi request reprint The role of public policies in reducing smoking and deaths caused by smoking in Vietnam: results from the Vietnam tobacco policy simulation model
    David T Levy
    University of Baltimore, Pacific Institute, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:1819-30. 2006
    ..In the absence of these measures, deaths from smoking will increase. The model also helps to identify information gaps pertinent both to modeling and policy-making...
  13. ncbi request reprint The relative risks of a low-nitrosamine smokeless tobacco product compared with smoking cigarettes: estimates of a panel of experts
    David T Levy
    Department of Economics, University of Baltimore, 11710 Beltsville Drive, Suite 300, Calverton, MD 20878, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:2035-42. 2004
    ..Importantly, the overall public health impact of LN-SLT will reflect use patterns, its marketing, and governmental regulation of tobacco products...
  14. doi request reprint Germany SimSmoke: the effect of tobacco control policies on future smoking prevalence and smoking-attributable deaths in Germany
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, MD, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:465-73. 2013
    ..This article describes the development of a simulation model projecting the effect of future tobacco control policies in Germany on smoking prevalence and associated premature mortality...
  15. ncbi request reprint The effects of tobacco control policies on smoking rates: a tobacco control scorecard
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, University of Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:338-53. 2004
    ..School education programs and limits on retail sales are not likely to have much impact if implemented alone, but may be more important when combined with other policies...
  16. ncbi request reprint The effects of clean indoor air laws: what do we know and what do we need to know?
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, University of Baltimore, 11710 Beltsville Drive, Calverton, MD 20705, USA
    Health Educ Res 18:592-609. 2003
    ....
  17. doi request reprint The effect of tobacco control policies on smoking prevalence and smoking-attributable deaths. Findings from the Netherlands SimSmoke Tobacco Control Policy Simulation Model
    Gera E Nagelhout
    Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Addiction 107:407-16. 2012
    ..To develop a simulation model projecting the effect of tobacco control policies in the Netherlands on smoking prevalence and smoking-attributable deaths...
  18. ncbi request reprint The use of simulation models for the surveillance, justification and understanding of tobacco control policies
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, University of Baltimore, Potomac, Maryland 20878, USA
    Health Care Manag Sci 5:113-20. 2002
    ..This paper examines the role of simulation models in public policy, and discusses several recent models and limitations of those models...