R West

Summary

Affiliation: St George's Hospital Medical School
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint General Practitioners' views on the English national smoking cessation guidelines
    A McEwen
    St George's Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    Addiction 96:997-1000. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Acute effect of glucose tablets on desire to smoke
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 147:319-21. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Glucose for smoking cessation: does it have a role?
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, England
    CNS Drugs 15:261-5. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of oral nicotine dosing forms on cigarette withdrawal symptoms and craving: a systematic review
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 155:115-22. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation and smoking patterns in the general population: a 1-year follow-up
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    Addiction 96:891-902. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in preferences for and responses to four nicotine replacement products
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 153:225-30. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Bupropion SR for smoking cessation
    Robert West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 4:533-40. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the abuse liability and dependence potential of nicotine patch, gum, spray and inhaler
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 149:198-202. 2000
  9. doi request reprint Mediation analysis of the association between use of NRT for smoking reduction and attempts to stop smoking
    E Beard
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, London, UK
    Psychol Health 27:1118-33. 2012
  10. pmc General Practitioners' views on the provision of nicotine replacement therapy and bupropion
    A McEwen
    St George s Hospital Medical School Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 2:6. 2001

Detail Information

Publications83

  1. ncbi request reprint General Practitioners' views on the English national smoking cessation guidelines
    A McEwen
    St George's Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    Addiction 96:997-1000. 2001
    ..Given that opportunistic advice is a cornerstone of the national guidelines there is a need to find ways of reconciling what is being recommended and what GPs feel is appropriate...
  2. ncbi request reprint Acute effect of glucose tablets on desire to smoke
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 147:319-21. 1999
    ..Previous research suggests that glucose may reduce desire to smoke during periods of abstinence but a definitive test is needed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Glucose for smoking cessation: does it have a role?
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, England
    CNS Drugs 15:261-5. 2001
    ..Definitive trials are now required but, given their low cost, glucose tablets may be a useful aid for some smokers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effect of oral nicotine dosing forms on cigarette withdrawal symptoms and craving: a systematic review
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 155:115-22. 2001
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation and smoking patterns in the general population: a 1-year follow-up
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    Addiction 96:891-902. 2001
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in preferences for and responses to four nicotine replacement products
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 153:225-30. 2001
    ..With several different forms of nicotine replacement therapy available for smokers, it is useful to know about factors that may influence choice of form...
  7. ncbi request reprint Bupropion SR for smoking cessation
    Robert West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 4:533-40. 2003
    ..Ideally patients should also enrol in a structured behavioural support programme to boost their chances of success...
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of the abuse liability and dependence potential of nicotine patch, gum, spray and inhaler
    R West
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 149:198-202. 2000
    ..Nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) in varying forms is becoming widely used. Clinicians, therapists and regulatory authorities are interested in the abuse liability and dependence potential of the different forms...
  9. doi request reprint Mediation analysis of the association between use of NRT for smoking reduction and attempts to stop smoking
    E Beard
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, London, UK
    Psychol Health 27:1118-33. 2012
    ..This study aimed to assess the possible mediating roles of confidence in ability to quit, enjoyment of smoking and motivation to quit in this association...
  10. pmc General Practitioners' views on the provision of nicotine replacement therapy and bupropion
    A McEwen
    St George s Hospital Medical School Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 2:6. 2001
    ..In the UK there has been discussion about whether the medications should be reimbursable by the National Health Service (NHS). This study assessed English GPs' attitudes towards reimbursement of NRT and bupropion...
  11. doi request reprint Smoke-free homes in England: prevalence, trends and validation by cotinine in children
    M J Jarvis
    Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Tob Control 18:491-5. 2009
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Use of nicotine replacement therapy for smoking reduction and during enforced temporary abstinence: a national survey of English smokers
    E Beard
    UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, University College London, London, UK
    Addiction 106:197-204. 2011
    ....
  13. pmc Smoking cessation activities by general practitioners and practice nurses
    A McEwen
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London, UK
    Tob Control 10:27-32. 2001
    ..To assess general practitioners' and practice nurses' self reported behaviour, attitudes, and knowledge in relation to smoking cessation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Does exercise aid smoking cessation? A systematic review
    M H Ussher
    Department of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, UK
    Addiction 95:199-208. 2000
    ..To assess the effectiveness of exercise-based interventions in smoking cessation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of a short bout of exercise on tobacco withdrawal symptoms and desire to smoke
    M Ussher
    Department of Psychology, Hunter Wing, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 158:66-72. 2001
    ..Previous research suggests that a long bout of vigorous intensity exercise may reduce tobacco withdrawal symptoms and desire to smoke during abstinence...
  16. ncbi request reprint What lessons can be learned from tobacco control for combating the growing prevalence of obesity?
    R West
    Epidemiology and Public Health, Cancer Research UK and University College London, London, UK
    Obes Rev 8:145-50. 2007
  17. doi request reprint The feasibility of measuring puffing behaviour in roll-your-own cigarette smokers
    L Shahab
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Tob Control 17:i17-23. 2008
    ..Background/..
  18. doi request reprint Sociodemographic differences in triggers to quit smoking: findings from a national survey
    E Vangeli
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Tob Control 17:410-5. 2008
    ..We sought to assess variation in reported triggers of attempts to stop smoking as a function of age, gender and socioeconomic status...
  19. pmc Do social support interventions ("buddy systems") aid smoking cessation? A review
    S May
    St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Tob Control 9:415-22. 2000
    ....
  20. pmc Vulnerability to smoking after trying a single cigarette can lie dormant for three years or more
    J A Fidler
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Tob Control 15:205-9. 2006
    ..To examine the development of smoking behaviour among adolescents who, at age 11, had tried cigarettes just once...
  21. pmc Levels of toxins in oral tobacco products in the UK
    A McNeill
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Tob Control 15:64-7. 2006
    ..This study examined the constituents of smokeless tobacco products available in the UK and compared them with products available in India, Sweden, and the USA...
  22. pmc Increase in common cold symptoms and mouth ulcers following smoking cessation
    M Ussher
    Department of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, UK
    Tob Control 12:86-8. 2003
    ..To examine changes in reports of common cold symptoms and mouth ulcers following smoking cessation. It was hypothesised that reports of these symptoms would increase on stopping smoking...
  23. ncbi request reprint Assessing DSM-IV nicotine withdrawal symptoms: a comparison and evaluation of five different scales
    Robert West
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 184:619-27. 2006
    ..This study evaluated four of the major scales used to measure nicotine withdrawal symptoms plus one new scale...
  24. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of a social support ('buddy') intervention for smoking cessation
    Sylvia May
    Health Behaviour Unit, University College London, London, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 64:235-41. 2006
    ..To assess the effectiveness of including a social support intervention ('buddy system') in a group treatment programme to aid smoking cessation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Reduction in cortisol after smoking cessation among users of nicotine patches
    Michael Ussher
    Division of Community Health Sciences Psychology, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Psychosom Med 68:299-306. 2006
    ..We examined whether a decrease in cortisol is evident in smokers trying to quit using nicotine patches and whether cortisol is related to withdrawal symptoms, smoking urges, subjective stress, nicotine dependence, and smoking relapse...
  26. pmc "Catastrophic" pathways to smoking cessation: findings from national survey
    Robert West
    University College London, London WC1E 6BT
    BMJ 332:458-60. 2006
    ..To assess the extent to which the prevailing model of smoking cessation (that smokers typically prepare their attempts to stop smoking in advance and that doing so increases their chances of success) is correct...
  27. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of specialist group treatment for smoking cessation vs. one-to-one treatment in primary care
    Andy McEwen
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Unit, University College London, 2 16 Torrington Place, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Addict Behav 31:1650-60. 2006
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Acute effect of isometric exercise on desire to smoke and tobacco withdrawal symptoms
    Michael Ussher
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE, UK
    Hum Psychopharmacol 21:39-46. 2006
    ..05). Brief isometric exercise has potential for offering immediate relief from a desire to smoke...
  29. ncbi request reprint The ATTEMPT cohort: a multi-national longitudinal study of predictors, patterns and consequences of smoking cessation; introduction and evaluation of internet recruitment and data collection methods
    Robert West
    University College London, Gower Street, London, UK
    Addiction 101:1352-61. 2006
    ..This paper describes the methods for recruitment and follow-up, the baseline population characteristics of the enrolled population and 1-year response rates...
  30. ncbi request reprint A double-blind placebo controlled experimental study of nicotine: I--effects on incentive motivation
    Lynne Dawkins
    School of Psychology, University of East London, Romford Road, Stratford, London, E15 4LZ, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 189:355-67. 2006
    ..Brain reward pathways implicated in addiction appear to be less reactive in regular drug users; behavioural manifestations may include decreased sensitivity to natural reinforcers...
  31. pmc An uncontrolled trial of cytisine (Tabex) for smoking cessation
    Witold Zatonski
    Department of Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention, The M Skłodowska Curie Memorial Cancer Center and Institute of Oncology, Warsaw, Poland
    Tob Control 15:481-4. 2006
    ..To assess whether full-scale controlled trials are warranted, this study sought to obtain an estimate of the 12-month continuous abstinence rates of smokers using cytisine with minimal behavioural support...
  32. doi request reprint Motives for smoking and their correlates in clients attending Stop Smoking treatment services
    Andy McEwen
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:843-50. 2008
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Effect of varenicline and bupropion SR on craving, nicotine withdrawal symptoms, and rewarding effects of smoking during a quit attempt
    Robert West
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, Brook House, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 197:371-7. 2008
    ....
  34. pmc Managing smoking cessation
    Paul Aveyard
    Department of Primary Care and General Practice, University of Birmingham, Birmingham B15 2TT
    BMJ 335:37-41. 2007
  35. pmc Is nicotine replacement therapy for smoking cessation effective in the "real world"? Findings from a prospective multinational cohort study
    Robert West
    University College London, 2 6 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Thorax 62:998-1002. 2007
    ..Because of biases inherent in cross-sectional surveys, this issue can only be adequately addressed using longitudinal studies. This paper reports the first study of its kind to examine the issue...
  36. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of physical activity counseling as an aid to smoking cessation: 12 month follow-up
    Michael Ussher
    Division of Community Health Sciences, St George s, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE, UK
    Addict Behav 32:3060-4. 2007
    ..06). Further trials are needed to examine the effect of more extensive physical activity interventions on smoking cessation, physical activity levels and post-cessation weight gain...
  37. ncbi request reprint Moderators and mediators of a web-based computer-tailored smoking cessation program among nicotine patch users
    Victor J Strecher
    University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, 300 N Ingalls Room 5D 04 0471, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0471, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:S95-101. 2006
    ..Moderating variables may be particularly useful to address in tailored messaging. The mediating factor of perceived message relevance may provide a partial mechanism of effective program tailoring...
  38. ncbi request reprint A double-blind placebo-controlled experimental study of nicotine: II--Effects on response inhibition and executive functioning
    Lynne Dawkins
    School of Psychology, University of East London, Romford Road, Stratford, London, E15 4LZ, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 190:457-67. 2007
    ..Cognitive correlates of this putatively include impaired response inhibition and other aspects of executive functioning...
  39. ncbi request reprint Early dating predicts smoking during adolescence: A prospective study
    Jennifer A Fidler
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Addiction 101:1805-13. 2006
    ..To examine the relationship between dating and smoking behaviour...
  40. ncbi request reprint Perceived barriers to and benefits of attending a stop smoking course during pregnancy
    Michael Ussher
    Department of Community Health Sciences Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 61:467-72. 2006
    ..During pregnancy, the uptake of smoking cessation courses is very low. We assessed perceived barriers to and benefits of attending a cessation course during pregnancy...
  41. ncbi request reprint GP prescribing of nicotine replacement and bupropion to aid smoking cessation in England and Wales
    Andy McEwen
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Unit, University College London, London, UK
    Addiction 99:1470-4. 2004
    ..This paper examines general practitioners' (GPs') prescribing patterns in Britain where these drugs are reimbursed. The results have implications for other health-care systems considering introducing reimbursement...
  42. ncbi request reprint Acute reduction in secretory immunoglobulin A following smoking cessation
    Michael Ussher
    Department of Community Health Sciences Psychology, Hunter Wing, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 29:1335-40. 2004
    ..The observed decrease in S-IgA may help to explain the increased susceptibility of smokers to upper respiratory tract infections in the immediate post-cessation period...
  43. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of exercise counselling as an aid for smoking cessation: a randomized controlled trial
    Michael Ussher
    Department of Psychology, Hunter Wing, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Addiction 98:523-32. 2003
    ..To examine whether exercise counselling increases smoking abstinence and reduces tobacco withdrawal and gains in weight and body fat...
  44. ncbi request reprint Effect of a GP desktop resource on smoking cessation activities of general practitioners
    Andy McEwen
    Department of Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Addiction 97:595-7. 2002
    ..To evaluate an intervention aimed at increasing the quantity and quality of brief opportunistic general practitioner (GP) advice to smokers encouraging and supporting quit attempts...
  45. ncbi request reprint A survey of pregnant smokers' interest in different types of smoking cessation support
    Michael Ussher
    Department of Psychology, Hunter Wing, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 54:67-72. 2004
    ..Smoking cessation services may benefit through offering a range of interventions for pregnant smokers, through considering ethnic and occupational status, and through routinely offering individual appointments...
  46. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the mood and physical symptoms scale (MPSS) to assess cigarette withdrawal
    Robert West
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 177:195-9. 2004
    ..The mood and physical symptoms scale (MPSS) was developed in the early 1980s to assess cigarette withdrawal symptoms, and variants of it have been used for 20 years. To date, no paper has been published on the properties of the scale...
  47. ncbi request reprint Can stopping smoking cause hypertension?
    Andy McEwen
    Psychology Department, St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE, UK
    Nicotine Tob Res 4:349-50. 2002
  48. ncbi request reprint What do citation counts count for in the field of addiction? An empirical evaluation of citation counts and their link with peer ratings of quality
    Robert West
    Psychology Department, St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
    Addiction 97:501-4. 2002
    ..This study investigated the value of citation counts as an index of quality in the field of addiction and examined factors that contribute to papers being cited more or less frequently...
  49. ncbi request reprint The use of videos to inform smokers about different nicotine replacement products
    Sylvia May
    St George s Hospital Medical School, Cranmer Terrace, SW17 ORE, London, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 51:143-7. 2003
    ..The smokers reported overwhelmingly that the videos had accurately described the product to which they had been allocated. Video presentations can be an effective way to convey information to smokers about NRT...
  50. ncbi request reprint Diurnal variations in first lapses to smoking for nicotine patch users
    Michael Ussher
    Department of Community Health Sciences, Hunter Wing, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 ORE
    Hum Psychopharmacol 18:345-9. 2003
    ..Despite nicotine patches providing limited nicotine replacement for the first few hours after waking, there is no evidence that this undermines quit attempts by failing to prevent lapses during that time...
  51. ncbi request reprint Recommendation for the assessment of tobacco craving and withdrawal in smoking cessation trials
    Saul Shiffman
    University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:599-614. 2004
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of a web-based computer-tailored smoking cessation program as a supplement to nicotine patch therapy
    Victor J Strecher
    University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center, Ann Arbor 48109 0471, USA
    Addiction 100:682-8. 2005
    ..To assess the efficacy of World Wide Web-based tailored behavioral smoking cessation materials among nicotine patch users...
  53. ncbi request reprint Triggering anti-smoking advice by GPs: mode of action of an intervention stimulating smoking cessation advice by GPs
    Andy McEwen
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Unit, 2 16 Torrington Place, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Patient Educ Couns 62:89-94. 2006
    ..To assess the mode of action of an intervention (GP desktop resource, GDR) that increased the frequency of general practitioner (GP) advice to stop smoking...
  54. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of a short bout of moderate versus light intensity exercise versus inactivity on tobacco withdrawal symptoms in sedentary smokers
    James Daniel
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, Surrey, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 174:320-6. 2004
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Acute effect of a brief bout of exercise on alcohol urges
    Michael Ussher
    Department of Community Health Sciences Psychology, St George s Hospital Medical School, University of London, UK
    Addiction 99:1542-7. 2004
    ..To examine whether a brief bout of moderate intensity exercise reduces alcohol urges and mood disturbance in those with alcohol dependence...
  56. ncbi request reprint Time for a change: putting the Transtheoretical (Stages of Change) Model to rest
    Robert West
    Addiction 100:1036-9. 2005
  57. ncbi request reprint The attitude of maternity staff to, and smoking cessation interventions with, childbearing women in London
    Leona Condliffe
    Brunel University, Borough Road, Isleworth, Middlesex, UK
    Midwifery 21:233-40. 2005
    ..To explore the self-reported smoking-cessation interventions of maternity staff with pregnant smokers, and their attitudes towards smoking in pregnancy...
  58. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of prospective memory across the lifespan
    Jacqueline Zollig
    Department of Psychology, University of Zurich, Binzmühlestrasse 14 24, CH 8050 Zurich, Switzerland
    Neuropsychologia 45:3299-314. 2007
    ..The present study examined this question using a paradigm that allowed us to consider the behavioural and neural correlates of processes associated with the prospective and retrospective components of prospective memory...
  59. ncbi request reprint Tracking the temporal dynamics of updating cognitive control: an examination of error processing
    Robert West
    Department of Psychology, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011, USA
    Cereb Cortex 18:1112-24. 2008
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Does smoking in adolescence affect body mass index, waist or height? Findings from a longitudinal study
    Jennifer A Fidler
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
    Addiction 102:1493-501. 2007
    ..To assess the effect of smoking uptake on body mass index (BMI), waist circumference and height during adolescence...
  61. doi request reprint Why combating tobacco smuggling is a priority
    Robert West
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London
    BMJ 337:a1933. 2008
  62. pmc The relationship between smokers' motivation to quit and intensity of tobacco control at the population level: a comparison of five European countries
    Jochen René Thyrian
    Institute of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Ernst Moritz Arndt University of Greifswald, Walther Rathenau Str, 48, 17489 Greifswald, Germany
    BMC Public Health 8:2. 2008
    ..The present analysis examines the motivation to change smoking behaviour across 5 different European countries that differ considerably in their tobacco control activities...
  63. doi request reprint Smoking status of step-parents as a risk factor for smoking in adolescence
    Jennifer A Fidler
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, UK
    Addiction 103:496-501. 2008
    ..Participants A subset of 650 students participating in the Health and Behaviour In Teenagers Study (HABITS), who reported living in step-families, were assessed annually from age 11-12 to age 15-16 years...
  64. ncbi request reprint The clinical significance of "small" effects of smoking cessation treatments
    Robert West
    Addiction 102:506-9. 2007
  65. ncbi request reprint Effects of time of day on age differences in working memory
    Robert West
    Rotman Research Institute of Baycrest Centre and University of Toronto, Canada
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P3-10. 2002
    ..The efficiency of the response inhibition function was similar for younger and older adults and paralleled changes in body temperature...
  66. ncbi request reprint Another mirror shattered? Tobacco industry involvement suspected in a book which claims that nicotine is not addictive
    Griffith Edwards
    Addiction 97:1-5. 2002
  67. pmc Helping patients in hospital to quit smoking. Dedicated counselling services are effective--others are not
    Robert West
    BMJ 324:64. 2002
  68. ncbi request reprint Cytisine for smoking cessation: a research agenda
    Jean Francois Etter
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, CMU, Case Postale, CH 1211 Geneva 4, Switzerland
    Drug Alcohol Depend 92:3-8. 2008
    ..Potentially, this research effort, contributing to wider use of an inexpensive drug, could save many lives...
  69. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapy
    Lindsay F Stead
    JAMA 288:3109-10; author reply 3110. 2002
  70. ncbi request reprint Assessing drug-related harm
    John Britton
    Lancet 369:1856-7; author reply 1857. 2007
  71. ncbi request reprint Prevention of relapse after quitting smoking: a systematic review of trials
    Tim Lancaster
    Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford, Headington, England
    Arch Intern Med 166:828-35. 2006
    ..We aimed to assess whether interventions designed to prevent relapse after a successful quit attempt reduce the proportion of recent quitters who return to smoking...
  72. ncbi request reprint It is about people
    Robert West
    National Addiction Centre, London, UK
    Addiction 101:638-9; discussion 644-5. 2006
  73. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of conflict processing
    Robert West
    Department of Psychology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
    Exp Brain Res 167:38-48. 2005
    ..BehavioralPLS analysis revealed that the amplitude of the SP was positively correlated with response time and accuracy, indicating that this modulation of the ERPs may be related to response selection rather than to conflict resolution...
  74. ncbi request reprint Tobacco control: present and future
    Robert West
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, 2 16 Torrington Place, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    Br Med Bull 77:123-36. 2006
    ..Specific tobacco levies in every country should be the primary means of kick-starting the process, with the proceeds being used exclusively to fund other tobacco control initiatives, including product regulation...
  75. ncbi request reprint Gone but not forgotten: the effects of cancelled intentions on the neural correlates of prospective memory
    Robert West
    University of Notre Dame, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 64:215-25. 2007
    ....
  76. ncbi request reprint Eye movements and prospective memory: what the eyes can tell us about prospective memory
    Robert West
    University of Notre Dame, United States
    Int J Psychophysiol 64:269-77. 2007
    ..These data demonstrate the utility of eye tracking methods in examining the processes underlying event-based prospective memory...
  77. ncbi request reprint Word-list-learning performance in younger and older adults: intra-individual performance variability and false memory
    Kelly J Murphy
    The Rotman Research Institute of Baycrest Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 14:70-94. 2007
    ..The findings presented here are consistent with the notion that changes in cognition with aging in part reflect age-related decline in frontal lobe function...
  78. ncbi request reprint TRUK: Tobacco Research UK
    Robert West
    Addiction 99:524-5. 2004
  79. ncbi request reprint Variation in hospital admission for AMI unlikely to be attributable to smoking legislation
    Robert West
    Eur Heart J 28:380; author reply 380-1. 2007
  80. ncbi request reprint Outcome criteria in smoking cessation trials: proposal for a common standard
    Robert West
    University College, London, UK
    Addiction 100:299-303. 2005
    ....
  81. pmc Assessment of dependence and motivation to stop smoking
    Robert West
    Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Unit, University College London
    BMJ 328:338-9. 2004
  82. ncbi request reprint Can we trust national smoking prevalence figures? Discrepancies between biochemically assessed and self-reported smoking rates in three countries
    Robert West
    Health Behaviour Unit, Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, Torrington Place, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:820-2. 2007
    ..They are based on surveys of self-reported cigarette smoking. It has been assumed that this is sufficiently accurate for policy purposes, but this assumption has not been adequately tested...
  83. ncbi request reprint Is detecting prospective cues the same as selecting targets? An ERP study
    Robert West
    Department of Psychology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 4:354-63. 2004
    ....