Affiliation: University of Bath
- Behavioural therapy for smoking cessation: the effectiveness of different intervention types for disadvantaged and affluent smokersRosemary Hiscock
Department for Health, University of Bath, BA2 7AY, UK
Addict Behav 38:2787-96. 2013..Whether the types of support provided and who provides it influence differences in quit rates amongst low SES smokers compared with high SES smokers has not previously been examined...
- Smoking and socioeconomic status in England: the rise of the never smoker and the disadvantaged smokerRosemary Hiscock
Department of Social and Policy Sciences, University of Bath, Bath BA2 7AY, UK
J Public Health (Oxf) 34:390-6. 2012..Since 2000 various tobacco control measures have been implemented in the UK. Changes in the smoking status of low and high socioeconomic status (SES) groups in England during this period (2001-08) are explored...
- Socioeconomic status and smoking: a reviewRosemary Hiscock
Tobacco Control Research Group, Department of Health, University of Bath, Bath, United Kingdom
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1248:107-23. 2012..To tackle the high prevalence of smoking among disadvantaged groups, a combination of tobacco control measures is required, and these should be delivered in conjunction with wider attempts to address inequalities in health...
- Social inequalities in quitting smoking: what factors mediate the relationship between socioeconomic position and smoking cessation?Rosemary Hiscock
UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, Department of Social and Policy Sciences, University of Bath, Bath, UK
J Public Health (Oxf) 33:39-47. 2011..Smokers from lower socio-economic groups are less likely to be successful in a quit attempt than more affluent smokers, even when they access smoking cessation services...
- Do general medical practice characteristics influence the effectiveness of smoking cessation programs? A multilevel analysisRosemary Hiscock
UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies, University of Bath, Bath, United Kingdom
Nicotine Tob Res 14:703-10. 2012..To address this gap in knowledge, we assessed the impact of general practice characteristics on the outcomes of a large scale smoking cessation intervention delivered in general practice settings...