Marc C Willemsen

Summary

Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of policy and health education strategies for reducing adolescent smoking: a review of the evidence
    M C Willemsen
    Dutch Foundation on Smoking and Health, The Hague, The Netherlands
    J Adolesc 22:587-99. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint [The efficacy of smoking cessation methods available in the Netherlands: a systematic review based on Cochrane data]
    M C Willemsen
    STIVORO voor een rookvrije toekomst, Postbus 16 070, 2500 BB Den Haag
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:922-7. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint The new EU cigarette health warnings benefit smokers who want to quit the habit: results from the Dutch Continuous Survey of Smoking Habits
    Marc C Willemsen
    The Hague, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 15:389-92. 2005
  4. pmc Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) and determinants of support for complete smoking bans in psychiatric settings
    M C Willemsen
    STIVORO for a Smoke free Future, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Tob Control 13:180-5. 2004
  5. pmc Concern about passive smoking and tobacco control policies in European countries: an ecological study
    Marc C Willemsen
    Stivoro, Dutch Expert Centre on Tobacco Control, The Hague, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:876. 2012
  6. pmc Smoking cessation quitlines in Europe: matching services to callers' characteristics
    Marc C Willemsen
    Stivoro, Dutch Expert Centre on Tobacco Control, The Hague, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:770. 2010
  7. pmc Is web interviewing a good alternative to telephone interviewing? Findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Netherlands survey
    Gera E Nagelhout
    Maastricht University Caphri, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:351. 2010
  8. pmc Trends in socioeconomic inequalities in smoking prevalence, consumption, initiation, and cessation between 2001 and 2008 in the Netherlands. Findings from a national population survey
    Gera E Nagelhout
    STIVORO Dutch Expert Centre on Tobacco Control, PO Box 16070, 2500 BB, The Hague, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:303. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Helping smokers to decide on the use of efficacious smoking cessation methods: a randomized controlled trial of a decision aid
    Marc C Willemsen
    STIVORO for a Smoke free Future, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Addiction 101:441-9. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a mood management component as an adjunct to a telephone counselling smoking cessation intervention for smokers with a past major depression: a pragmatic randomized controlled trial
    Regina M van der Meer
    Stivoro, Expert Centre on Tobacco Control, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Addiction 105:1991-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of policy and health education strategies for reducing adolescent smoking: a review of the evidence
    M C Willemsen
    Dutch Foundation on Smoking and Health, The Hague, The Netherlands
    J Adolesc 22:587-99. 1999
    ..A less effective measure is limiting the age at which adolescents are allowed to buy cigarettes...
  2. ncbi request reprint [The efficacy of smoking cessation methods available in the Netherlands: a systematic review based on Cochrane data]
    M C Willemsen
    STIVORO voor een rookvrije toekomst, Postbus 16 070, 2500 BB Den Haag
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 147:922-7. 2003
    ..To obtain an overview of data from the Cochrane Library on smoking-cessation methods and aids available in the Netherlands...
  3. ncbi request reprint The new EU cigarette health warnings benefit smokers who want to quit the habit: results from the Dutch Continuous Survey of Smoking Habits
    Marc C Willemsen
    The Hague, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 15:389-92. 2005
    ..This study examined the self-perceived impact of these warnings on the attractiveness of cigarettes, smokers' motivation to quit and smoking behaviour...
  4. pmc Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) and determinants of support for complete smoking bans in psychiatric settings
    M C Willemsen
    STIVORO for a Smoke free Future, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Tob Control 13:180-5. 2004
    ..To measure environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure in psychiatric settings and to assess determinants of support for complete smoking bans...
  5. pmc Concern about passive smoking and tobacco control policies in European countries: an ecological study
    Marc C Willemsen
    Stivoro, Dutch Expert Centre on Tobacco Control, The Hague, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:876. 2012
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  6. pmc Smoking cessation quitlines in Europe: matching services to callers' characteristics
    Marc C Willemsen
    Stivoro, Dutch Expert Centre on Tobacco Control, The Hague, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:770. 2010
    ..This study examines how quitline services are matched to callers' level of addiction, educational level, stage-of-change with quitting, and whether they are referred by a doctor or other health professional...
  7. pmc Is web interviewing a good alternative to telephone interviewing? Findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Netherlands survey
    Gera E Nagelhout
    Maastricht University Caphri, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 10:351. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Netherlands web and telephone samples on demographic and smoking related variables to assess differences in data quality...
  8. pmc Trends in socioeconomic inequalities in smoking prevalence, consumption, initiation, and cessation between 2001 and 2008 in the Netherlands. Findings from a national population survey
    Gera E Nagelhout
    STIVORO Dutch Expert Centre on Tobacco Control, PO Box 16070, 2500 BB, The Hague, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 12:303. 2012
    ..However, little is known about a widening of SES inequalities in smoking consumption, initiation and cessation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Helping smokers to decide on the use of efficacious smoking cessation methods: a randomized controlled trial of a decision aid
    Marc C Willemsen
    STIVORO for a Smoke free Future, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Addiction 101:441-9. 2006
    ..MEASUREMENTS Baseline questionnaire and follow-ups were used 2 weeks and 6 months after the start of the intervention...
  10. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a mood management component as an adjunct to a telephone counselling smoking cessation intervention for smokers with a past major depression: a pragmatic randomized controlled trial
    Regina M van der Meer
    Stivoro, Expert Centre on Tobacco Control, The Hague, The Netherlands
    Addiction 105:1991-9. 2010
    ..To assess whether the addition of a mood management component to telephone counselling produces higher abstinence rates in smokers with past major depression and helps to prevent recurrence of depressive symptoms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Determinants of adoption of cognitive behavioral interventions in a hospital setting: example of a minimal-contact smoking cessation intervention for cardiology wards
    Dewi Segaar
    University of Maastricht, Department of Health Promotion and Health Education, Maastricht, P O Box 16070, 2500 BB The Hague, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 61:262-71. 2006
    ..The aim of our study was to identify the psychological and organizational determinants of adopting a smoking cessation intervention in cardiology wards, using the Integrated Change Model (I-Change Model) as the theoretical basis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Nurse adherence to a minimal-contact smoking cessation intervention on cardiac wards
    Dewi Segaar
    Department of Health Promotion and Health Education, University of Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Res Nurs Health 30:429-44. 2007
    ..Adherence was most likely if nurses consistently used an intervention card, perceived advantages of the intervention, had other nurses around them who used it, and had been involved in decision-making...
  13. ncbi request reprint New smokers and quitters. Transitions in smoking status in a national population
    Marc C Willemsen
    DEFACTO for a smoke free future, P O Box 16070, 2500 BB The Hague, The Netherlands
    Eur J Public Health 12:136-8. 2002
    ..Few studies have examined individual transitions in smoking status in national populations...
  14. ncbi request reprint Lifetime parental smoking history and cessation and early adolescent smoking behavior
    Endy A W den Exter Blokland
    Department of Child and Adolescent Studies, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Prev Med 38:359-68. 2004
    ..Smoking parents are more likely to have children who start smoking in their teenage years; however, less is known about whether parental quitting is related to adolescent smoking...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effects on smoking cessation: naltrexone combined with a cognitive behavioral treatment based on the community reinforcement approach
    Hendrik G Roozen
    Department of Clinical Psychology, Research Institute of Psychology and Health, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Subst Use Misuse 41:45-60. 2006
    ..The abstinence rate in the CRA group was nearly double that in the non-psychosocial therapy group (46% vs. 25%; NS) at 3 months follow-up after treatment...