L Mercken

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Publications

  1. pmc Which factors play a role in Dutch health promotion professionals' decision to recruit actively primary schools to use a web-based smoking prevention programme?
    Henricus Paul Cremers
    Department of Health Promotion, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, P, O, Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Res Notes 6:504. 2013
  2. ncbi A Web-based computer-tailored game to reduce binge drinking among 16 to 18 year old Dutch adolescents: development and study protocol
    Astrid Jander
    Department of Health Promotion, Maastricht University, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 14:1054. 2014
  3. pmc Explaining socio-economic differences in intention to smoke among primary school children
    Henricus Paul Cremers
    Department of Health Promotion, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, P, O, Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 14:191. 2014
  4. pmc Determinants of binge drinking in a permissive environment: focus group interviews with Dutch adolescents and parents
    Astrid Jander
    Maastricht University, School of Public Health and Primary care Caphri, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:882. 2013
  5. ncbi Choosing adolescent smokers as friends: the role of parenting and parental smoking
    L Mercken
    School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Adolesc 36:383-92. 2013
  6. ncbi A longitudinal social network analysis of peer influence, peer selection, and smoking behavior among adolescents in British schools
    Liesbeth Mercken
    Cardiff Institute of Society and Health, Cardiff University, The Netherlands
    Health Psychol 31:450-9. 2012
  7. pmc A web-based computer-tailored smoking prevention programme for primary school children: intervention design and study protocol
    Henricus Paul Cremers
    Department of Health Promotion, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200, MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:277. 2012
  8. ncbi The effectiveness of school-based smoking prevention interventions among low- and high-SES European teenagers
    L Mercken
    Cardiff Institute of Society and Health, Cardiff School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, 1 3 Museum Place, Cardiff, CF10 3BD, UK
    Health Educ Res 27:459-69. 2012
  9. ncbi Dynamics of friendship networks and alcohol use in early and mid-adolescence
    Liesbeth Mercken
    Care and Public Health Research Institute, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:99-110. 2012
  10. ncbi No smoke without fire: The impact of future friends on adolescent smoking behaviour
    L Mercken
    Care and Public Health Research Institute Caphri, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Health Psychol 16:170-88. 2011

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  1. pmc Which factors play a role in Dutch health promotion professionals' decision to recruit actively primary schools to use a web-based smoking prevention programme?
    Henricus Paul Cremers
    Department of Health Promotion, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, P, O, Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Res Notes 6:504. 2013
    ..This study identifies factors that may facilitate or hinder MHPOs' willingness to recruit actively primary schools to use a smoking prevention programme...
  2. ncbi A Web-based computer-tailored game to reduce binge drinking among 16 to 18 year old Dutch adolescents: development and study protocol
    Astrid Jander
    Department of Health Promotion, Maastricht University, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 14:1054. 2014
    ..Thus, reducing binge drinking among this target group is very important. This article describes a two-arm Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial (CRCT) of an intervention aimed at reducing binge drinking in this target group...
  3. pmc Explaining socio-economic differences in intention to smoke among primary school children
    Henricus Paul Cremers
    Department of Health Promotion, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, P, O, Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 14:191. 2014
    ..This study aims to identify factors that explain differences in intention to smoke between children living in high socio-economic status (HSES) and LSES neighbourhoods...
  4. pmc Determinants of binge drinking in a permissive environment: focus group interviews with Dutch adolescents and parents
    Astrid Jander
    Maastricht University, School of Public Health and Primary care Caphri, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 13:882. 2013
    ..Dutch adolescents aged 16 are legally allowed to buy and consume low strength alcoholic beverages. This study focused on determinants of binge drinking in such a permissive environment from the perspectives of adolescents and parents...
  5. ncbi Choosing adolescent smokers as friends: the role of parenting and parental smoking
    L Mercken
    School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Adolesc 36:383-92. 2013
    ....
  6. ncbi A longitudinal social network analysis of peer influence, peer selection, and smoking behavior among adolescents in British schools
    Liesbeth Mercken
    Cardiff Institute of Society and Health, Cardiff University, The Netherlands
    Health Psychol 31:450-9. 2012
    ..The main aim of the present study is to disentangle selection and influence processes and study changes over time in these processes using new methods of longitudinal social network analysis...
  7. pmc A web-based computer-tailored smoking prevention programme for primary school children: intervention design and study protocol
    Henricus Paul Cremers
    Department of Health Promotion, School for Public Health and Primary Care CAPHRI, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200, MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:277. 2012
    ....
  8. ncbi The effectiveness of school-based smoking prevention interventions among low- and high-SES European teenagers
    L Mercken
    Cardiff Institute of Society and Health, Cardiff School of Social Sciences, Cardiff University, 1 3 Museum Place, Cardiff, CF10 3BD, UK
    Health Educ Res 27:459-69. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi Dynamics of friendship networks and alcohol use in early and mid-adolescence
    Liesbeth Mercken
    Care and Public Health Research Institute, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 73:99-110. 2012
    ..This article aims to disentangle influence and selection processes while specifically examining changes over time in these processes and possible differences between reciprocal and nonreciprocal friendships...
  10. ncbi No smoke without fire: The impact of future friends on adolescent smoking behaviour
    L Mercken
    Care and Public Health Research Institute Caphri, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Br J Health Psychol 16:170-88. 2011
    ..We investigated the impact of previous smoking, direct pressure from friends, descriptive norms of present and future friends, smoking-based selection of future friends, and distinguished between reciprocal and desired friends...