Christine E Sheffer

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Affiliation: City University of New York
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Delay discounting rates: A strong prognostic indicator of smoking relapse
    Christine E Sheffer
    Department of Community Health and Social Medicine, Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, 160 Convent Ave, Harris Hall Suite 400, City College of New York, New York, NY 10031, USA Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, USA Department of Psychiatry, Center for Addiction Research, College of Medicine, 4301 West Markham St, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA Electronic address
    Addict Behav 39:1682-9. 2014
  2. pmc In-person and telephone treatment of tobacco dependence: a comparison of treatment outcomes and participant characteristics
    Christine Sheffer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:e74-82. 2013
  3. pmc Focal electrical stimulation as an effective sham control for active rTMS and biofeedback treatments
    Christine E Sheffer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 38:171-6. 2013
  4. pmc Neuromodulation of delay discounting, the reflection effect, and cigarette consumption
    Christine E Sheffer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 45:206-14. 2013
  5. pmc Socioeconomic disparities in community-based treatment of tobacco dependence
    Christine E Sheffer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:e8-16. 2012
  6. pmc Emergency department-initiated tobacco dependence treatment
    Michael E Anders
    Department of Respiratory and Surgical Technology, College of Health Related Professions, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, USA
    Am J Health Behav 35:546-56. 2011
  7. pmc Understanding the barriers to use of free, proactive telephone counseling for tobacco dependence
    Christine E Sheffer
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205 7199, USA
    Qual Health Res 21:1075-85. 2011
  8. pmc Effectiveness of adding relapse prevention materials to telephone counseling
    Christine E Sheffer
    Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 39:71-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Treatment for tobacco dependence for rural, lower-income smokers: outcomes, predictors, and measurement considerations
    Christine E Sheffer
    College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Health Behavior and Health Education, Slot 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Am J Health Promot 23:328-38. 2009
  10. pmc Tobacco intervention practices of primary care physicians treating lower socioeconomic status patients
    Christine E Sheffer
    College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, 72205 7199, USA
    Am J Med Sci 343:388-96. 2012

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Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Delay discounting rates: A strong prognostic indicator of smoking relapse
    Christine E Sheffer
    Department of Community Health and Social Medicine, Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, 160 Convent Ave, Harris Hall Suite 400, City College of New York, New York, NY 10031, USA Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, USA Department of Psychiatry, Center for Addiction Research, College of Medicine, 4301 West Markham St, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA Electronic address
    Addict Behav 39:1682-9. 2014
    ..Recent evidence suggests that several dimensions of impulsivity and locus of control are likely to be significant prognostic indicators of relapse...
  2. pmc In-person and telephone treatment of tobacco dependence: a comparison of treatment outcomes and participant characteristics
    Christine Sheffer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:e74-82. 2013
    ..We compared participant characteristics and abstinence outcomes of smokers who chose in-person or telephone tobacco dependence treatment...
  3. pmc Focal electrical stimulation as an effective sham control for active rTMS and biofeedback treatments
    Christine E Sheffer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback 38:171-6. 2013
    ..Focal electrical stimulation therefore can be an effective sham control for high-frequency rTMS of the DLPFC, as well as for active biofeedback interventions. Participants were unaware that electrical stimulation was, in fact, sham rTMS...
  4. pmc Neuromodulation of delay discounting, the reflection effect, and cigarette consumption
    Christine E Sheffer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 45:206-14. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Socioeconomic disparities in community-based treatment of tobacco dependence
    Christine E Sheffer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:e8-16. 2012
    ..We examined socioeconomic disparities in a community-based tobacco dependence treatment program...
  6. pmc Emergency department-initiated tobacco dependence treatment
    Michael E Anders
    Department of Respiratory and Surgical Technology, College of Health Related Professions, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, USA
    Am J Health Behav 35:546-56. 2011
    ..To examine the feasibility of a fax referral program to increase enrollment in tobacco dependence treatment in emergency department (ED) patients...
  7. pmc Understanding the barriers to use of free, proactive telephone counseling for tobacco dependence
    Christine E Sheffer
    University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205 7199, USA
    Qual Health Res 21:1075-85. 2011
    ....
  8. pmc Effectiveness of adding relapse prevention materials to telephone counseling
    Christine E Sheffer
    Health Behavior and Health Education, Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 39:71-7. 2010
    ..9% versus 10.6%; OR = 1.69; CI = 1.02-2.78; p = .04). Given the recent proliferation of quitline services and the variety of services provided, these results can address concerns about enhancing treatment outcomes for certain groups...
  9. doi request reprint Treatment for tobacco dependence for rural, lower-income smokers: outcomes, predictors, and measurement considerations
    Christine E Sheffer
    College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Health Behavior and Health Education, Slot 820, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
    Am J Health Promot 23:328-38. 2009
    ..Logistic regression was used to evaluate the predictive significance of demographic and clinical factors...
  10. pmc Tobacco intervention practices of primary care physicians treating lower socioeconomic status patients
    Christine E Sheffer
    College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, 72205 7199, USA
    Am J Med Sci 343:388-96. 2012
    ....
  11. pmc Training nurses in the treatment of tobacco use and dependence: pre- and post-training results
    Christine E Sheffer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    J Adv Nurs 67:176-83. 2011
    ..This paper is a report of a study conducted to examine the effects of a brief training in the treatment of tobacco use and dependence on the tobacco use intervention-related knowledge and attitudes of nurses...
  12. doi request reprint Offer of a weight management program to overweight and obese weight-concerned smokers improves tobacco dependence treatment outcomes
    Sharhonda J Love
    Fay W Boozman College of Public Health, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, USA
    Am J Addict 20:1-8. 2011
    ..033). Proactively informing weight-concerned, overweight/obese smokers about the availability of a weight management program as an incentive for completing treatment for tobacco dependence may improve tobacco treatment outcomes. ..
  13. doi request reprint Rates of enrollment in smoking cessation services following fax referrals from a children's hospital
    Laura L Sisterhen
    Department of Pediatrics, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Arkansas 72202 3591, USA
    Acad Pediatr 10:200-4. 2010
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  14. doi request reprint Training health care providers in the treatment of tobacco use and dependence: pre- and post-training results
    Christine E Sheffer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, College of Public Health, University of Arkansas University for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR 72205 7199, USA
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:607-13. 2009
    ..Effective training is key to increasing provider performance and proficiency in this regard...