Victoria L Brown

Summary

Affiliation: Affiliated Systems Corporation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Social support, drug use, and employment among low-income women
    Victoria L Brown
    Affiliated Systems Corporation, 3104 Edloe, Suite 330, Houston, TX 77027, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 31:203-23. 2005
  2. pmc Beyond cue reactivity: blunted brain responses to pleasant stimuli predict long-term smoking abstinence
    Francesco Versace
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Addict Biol 17:991-1000. 2012
  3. pmc Do brain responses to emotional images and cigarette cues differ? An fMRI study in smokers
    Francesco Versace
    Department of Behavioral Science Unit 1330, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, PO Box 30149, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 34:2054-63. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Effects of varenicline and bupropion sustained-release use plus intensive smoking cessation counseling on prolonged abstinence from smoking and on depression, negative affect, and other symptoms of nicotine withdrawal
    Paul M Cinciripini
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:522-33. 2013
  5. pmc Neural substrates of smoking cue reactivity: a meta-analysis of fMRI studies
    Jeffrey M Engelmann
    Department of Behavioral Science Unit 1330, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, P O Box 301439, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neuroimage 60:252-62. 2012
  6. pmc Alpha oscillations in response to affective and cigarette-related stimuli in smokers
    Yong Cui
    Graduate program in Translational Biology and Molecular Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:917-24. 2013
  7. pmc The late positive potential (LPP) in response to varying types of emotional and cigarette stimuli in smokers: a content comparison
    Jennifer A Minnix
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 89:18-25. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Personal adjustment and substance abuse problems in a longitudinal study of TANF recipients and the potential need for treatment
    John Atkinson
    Affiliated Systems Corporation, Houston, Texas 77027 6022, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 30:643-57. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint The association between EIC receipt and employment in a sample of drug using and non-drug using TANF recipients
    Isaac D Montoya
    Affiliated Systems Corporation, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:189-201. 2006
  10. pmc Brain reactivity to emotional, neutral and cigarette-related stimuli in smokers
    Francesco Versace
    Department of Behavioral Science, Unit 1330, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, P O Box 301439, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Addict Biol 16:296-307. 2011

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Social support, drug use, and employment among low-income women
    Victoria L Brown
    Affiliated Systems Corporation, 3104 Edloe, Suite 330, Houston, TX 77027, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 31:203-23. 2005
    ..There was also a significant decrease in welfare income. Results suggest that the perceived quality of support received is an important factor in achieving positive employment outcomes...
  2. pmc Beyond cue reactivity: blunted brain responses to pleasant stimuli predict long-term smoking abstinence
    Francesco Versace
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Addict Biol 17:991-1000. 2012
    ..This response offers a new biomarker for identifying smokers at higher risk of relapse and for testing the efficacy of new interventions aimed at normalizing brain reward systems' responses to intrinsically pleasant stimuli...
  3. pmc Do brain responses to emotional images and cigarette cues differ? An fMRI study in smokers
    Francesco Versace
    Department of Behavioral Science Unit 1330, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, PO Box 30149, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 34:2054-63. 2011
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Effects of varenicline and bupropion sustained-release use plus intensive smoking cessation counseling on prolonged abstinence from smoking and on depression, negative affect, and other symptoms of nicotine withdrawal
    Paul M Cinciripini
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:522-33. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Neural substrates of smoking cue reactivity: a meta-analysis of fMRI studies
    Jeffrey M Engelmann
    Department of Behavioral Science Unit 1330, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, P O Box 301439, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Neuroimage 60:252-62. 2012
    ..The results of this meta-analysis suggest that the extended visual system should receive more attention in future studies of smoking cue reactivity...
  6. pmc Alpha oscillations in response to affective and cigarette-related stimuli in smokers
    Yong Cui
    Graduate program in Translational Biology and Molecular Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:917-24. 2013
    ..Analyzing EEG alpha desynchronization in response to affective and smoking cues might improve our understanding of how smokers process these cues, and the potential impact of this processing on relapse...
  7. pmc The late positive potential (LPP) in response to varying types of emotional and cigarette stimuli in smokers: a content comparison
    Jennifer A Minnix
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 89:18-25. 2013
    ..We also compared the smokers to a small (N=40), convenience sample of never-smokers. We found that never-smokers had significantly smaller LPPs in response to erotic and cigarette stimuli containing only objects compared to smokers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Personal adjustment and substance abuse problems in a longitudinal study of TANF recipients and the potential need for treatment
    John Atkinson
    Affiliated Systems Corporation, Houston, Texas 77027 6022, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 30:643-57. 2004
    ..This study assessed the need over time for treatment of personal adjustment and substance abuse problems among chronic drug using and other recipients of Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)...
  9. ncbi request reprint The association between EIC receipt and employment in a sample of drug using and non-drug using TANF recipients
    Isaac D Montoya
    Affiliated Systems Corporation, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:189-201. 2006
    ..Both hours worked and earnings were positively associated with EIC receipt. In this population, EIC appears to be a successful mechanism for improving economic self-sufficiency...
  10. pmc Brain reactivity to emotional, neutral and cigarette-related stimuli in smokers
    Francesco Versace
    Department of Behavioral Science, Unit 1330, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, P O Box 301439, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Addict Biol 16:296-307. 2011
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint The HIV transmission gradient: relationship patterns of protection
    David C Bell
    Department of Sociology, Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    AIDS Behav 11:789-811. 2007
    ..Hypotheses accounting for risk in terms of self protection, social norms, gender power, and drug use were weakly supported or unsupported...