J D Sargent

Summary

Affiliation: Dartmouth Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc How television fast food marketing aimed at children compares with adult advertisements
    Amy M Bernhardt
    Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, New Hampshire, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e72479. 2013
  2. pmc Comparing media and family predictors of alcohol use: a cohort study of US adolescents
    Mike Stoolmiller
    College of Education, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA
    BMJ Open 2:e000543. 2012
  3. pmc Influence of motion picture rating on adolescent response to movie smoking
    James D Sargent
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Pediatrics 130:228-36. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Exposure to movie smoking: its relation to smoking initiation among US adolescents
    James D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1183-91. 2005
  5. pmc Using sensation seeking to target adolescents for substance use interventions
    James D Sargent
    Cancer Control Research Program, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Addiction 105:506-14. 2010
  6. pmc Comparing the effects of entertainment media and tobacco marketing on youth smoking in Germany
    James D Sargent
    Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Addiction 104:815-23. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use in motion pictures and its relation with early-onset teen drinking
    James D Sargent
    Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:54-65. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Exposure to smoking depictions in movies: its association with established adolescent smoking
    James D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:849-56. 2007
  9. pmc Comparing the effects of entertainment media and tobacco marketing on youth smoking
    J D Sargent
    Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, NH 03756, USA
    Tob Control 18:47-53. 2009
  10. pmc Effect of seeing tobacco use in films on trying smoking among adolescents: cross sectional study
    J D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NJ 03756, USA
    BMJ 323:1394-7. 2001

Detail Information

Publications58

  1. pmc How television fast food marketing aimed at children compares with adult advertisements
    Amy M Bernhardt
    Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Lebanon, New Hampshire, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e72479. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Comparing media and family predictors of alcohol use: a cohort study of US adolescents
    Mike Stoolmiller
    College of Education, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon, USA
    BMJ Open 2:e000543. 2012
    ..To compare media/marketing exposures and family factors in predicting adolescent alcohol use...
  3. pmc Influence of motion picture rating on adolescent response to movie smoking
    James D Sargent
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Pediatrics 130:228-36. 2012
    ..To examine the association between movie smoking exposure (MSE) and adolescent smoking according to rating category...
  4. ncbi request reprint Exposure to movie smoking: its relation to smoking initiation among US adolescents
    James D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1183-91. 2005
    ..Regional studies have linked exposure to movie smoking with adolescent smoking. We examined this association in a representative US sample...
  5. pmc Using sensation seeking to target adolescents for substance use interventions
    James D Sargent
    Cancer Control Research Program, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Addiction 105:506-14. 2010
    ..This study examines the predictive validity of sensation seeking as a predictor of adolescent substance use, in order to optimize targeting for substance use prevention programs...
  6. pmc Comparing the effects of entertainment media and tobacco marketing on youth smoking in Germany
    James D Sargent
    Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Addiction 104:815-23. 2009
    ..We hypothesize that movie smoking will have greater effects on smoking initiation, whereas tobacco advertising receptivity will primarily affect experimentation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use in motion pictures and its relation with early-onset teen drinking
    James D Sargent
    Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:54-65. 2006
    ..Our aims were to assess drinking in a sample of popular contemporary movies and to examine the association of movie alcohol exposure with early-onset drinking in an adolescent sample...
  8. ncbi request reprint Exposure to smoking depictions in movies: its association with established adolescent smoking
    James D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:849-56. 2007
    ..To assess the association between exposure to movie smoking and established adolescent smoking...
  9. pmc Comparing the effects of entertainment media and tobacco marketing on youth smoking
    J D Sargent
    Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, NH 03756, USA
    Tob Control 18:47-53. 2009
    ..To examine the concurrent effects of exposure to movie smoking and tobacco marketing receptivity on adolescent smoking onset and progression...
  10. pmc Effect of seeing tobacco use in films on trying smoking among adolescents: cross sectional study
    J D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NJ 03756, USA
    BMJ 323:1394-7. 2001
    ..To test the hypothesis that greater exposure to smoking in films is associated with trying smoking among adolescents...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of cigarette promotions on smoking uptake among adolescents
    J D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, New Hampshire, USA
    Prev Med 30:320-7. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the association between receptivity to cigarette promotions and smoking uptake in a cohort of adolescents...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of parental R-rated movie restriction on adolescent smoking initiation: a prospective study
    James D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Pediatrics 114:149-56. 2004
    ..To determine if young adolescents who report that their parents restrict viewing R-rated movies have a lower risk of trying smoking in the future...
  13. ncbi request reprint Smoking in film and impact on adolescent smoking: with special reference to European adolescents
    J D Sargent
    Unit of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Minerva Pediatr 58:27-45. 2006
    ..There is a real need for studies to be conducted in European and other populations to better understand the global reach of smoking in American film, since over half of box office revenues come from outside the United States...
  14. ncbi request reprint Positive and negative outcome expectations of smoking: implications for prevention
    M A Dalton
    Department of Pediatrics, Norris Cotton Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    Prev Med 29:460-5. 1999
    ..To inform the development of messages for tobacco prevention programs, we examined seven positive and five negative outcome expectations of smoking as risk factors for smoking uptake...
  15. ncbi request reprint Viewing tobacco use in movies: does it shape attitudes that mediate adolescent smoking?
    James D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Am J Prev Med 22:137-45. 2002
    ..This study examines, for the first time, the association between viewing tobacco use in movies and attitudes toward smoking among children who have never smoked a cigarette...
  16. ncbi request reprint Calcium and phosphorus supplementation of iron-fortified infant formula: no effect on iron status of healthy full-term infants
    M A Dalton
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 65:921-6. 1997
    ..This study indicates that the well-documented inhibitory effect of calcium and phosphorus on iron absorption is not clinically important in infants fed iron-fortified infant formula...
  17. pmc The association between state housing policy and lead poisoning in children
    J D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:1690-5. 1999
    ..This study examined the effect of an active program of household lead paint hazard abatement, applied over 22 years, on childhood lead poisoning in Massachusetts...
  18. ncbi request reprint Adolescent exposure to extremely violent movies
    James D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    J Adolesc Health 31:449-54. 2002
    ..To determine exposure of young adolescents to extremely violent movies...
  19. pmc Alcohol-branded merchandise and its association with drinking attitudes and outcomes in US adolescents
    Auden C McClure
    Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 163:211-7. 2009
    ..To describe ownership of alcohol-branded merchandise (ABM) and its association with attitudinal susceptibility, initiation of alcohol use, and binge drinking...
  20. ncbi request reprint Tobacco control for clinicians who treat adolescents
    James D Sargent
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    CA Cancer J Clin 53:102-23. 2003
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Modifying exposure to smoking depicted in movies: a novel approach to preventing adolescent smoking
    James D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 157:643-8. 2003
    ..Most behavioral approaches to adolescent smoking address the behavior directly. We explore an indirect approach: modifying exposure to portrayals of smoking in movies...
  22. ncbi request reprint Brand appearances in contemporary cinema films and contribution to global marketing of cigarettes
    J D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    Lancet 357:29-32. 2001
    ..The most highly advertised US cigarette brands account for most brand appearances, which suggests an advertising motive to this practice...
  23. ncbi request reprint Does parental disapproval of smoking prevent adolescents from becoming established smokers?
    J D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Pediatrics 108:1256-62. 2001
    ..To evaluate the hypothesis that adolescents are less likely to smoke if their parents voice strong disapproval of smoking...
  24. ncbi request reprint Relation of severity of maternal hypothyroidism to cognitive development of offspring
    R Z Klein
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Med Screen 8:18-20. 2001
    ..An association between maternal subclinical hypothyroidism and low intelligence quotient (IQ) in the offspring has recently been shown...
  25. pmc Favourite movie stars, their tobacco use in contemporary movies, and its association with adolescent smoking
    J J Tickle
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    Tob Control 10:16-22. 2001
    ..To assess the relation between adolescents' favourite movie stars, the portrayal of tobacco use by those stars in contemporary motion pictures, and adolescent smoking...
  26. pmc Early exposure to movie smoking predicts established smoking by older teens and young adults
    Madeline A Dalton
    Hood Center for Children and Families, Dartmouth Medical School, HB 7465, One Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Pediatrics 123:e551-8. 2009
    ..We conducted a prospective study to determine whether movie smoking exposure during early adolescence predicts established smoking in older teens and young adults...
  27. pmc Alcohol retail density and demographic predictors of health disparities: a geographic analysis
    Ethan M Berke
    Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:1967-71. 2010
    ..We examined whether the geographic density of alcohol retailers was greater in geographic areas with higher levels of demographic characteristics that predict health disparities...
  28. pmc Prevalence of smoking among major movie characters: 1996-2004
    Keilah A Worth
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Tob Control 15:442-6. 2006
    ..Reports of a relationship between watching smoking in movies and smoking among adolescents have prompted greater scrutiny of smoking in movies by the public health community...
  29. ncbi request reprint Parental rules and monitoring of children's movie viewing associated with children's risk for smoking and drinking
    Madeline A Dalton
    Hood Center for Children and Families, Community Health Research Program, HB 7465, Dartmouth Medical School, One Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Pediatrics 118:1932-42. 2006
    ..We examined the role of parents in monitoring and limiting children's movie exposure and whether or not this was associated with a lower risk of adolescent smoking and drinking...
  30. ncbi request reprint The incidence and context of tobacco use in popular movies from 1988 to 1997
    Madeline A Dalton
    Department of Pediatrics and the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Prev Med 34:516-23. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to describe tobacco use in a large representative sample of movies...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effect of viewing smoking in movies on adolescent smoking initiation: a cohort study
    Madeline A Dalton
    Department of Paediatrics, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon 03756, USA
    Lancet 362:281-5. 2003
    ..Exposure to smoking in movies has been linked with adolescent smoking initiation in cross-sectional studies. We undertook a prospective study to ascertain whether exposure to smoking in movies predicts smoking initiation...
  32. ncbi request reprint Use of cigarettes and alcohol by preschoolers while role-playing as adults: "Honey, have some smokes"
    Madeline A Dalton
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159:854-9. 2005
    ..To examine preschoolers' attitudes, expectations, and perceptions of tobacco and alcohol use...
  33. ncbi request reprint Relation between parental restrictions on movies and adolescent use of tobacco and alcohol
    Madeline A Dalton
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 5:1-10. 2002
    ..Viewing smoking and drinking in movies may prompt adolescents to initiate these behaviors. Movies with R ratings contain more smoking than do movies in all other rating categories...
  34. pmc Exposure of US adolescents to extremely violent movies
    Keilah A Worth
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Pediatrics 122:306-12. 2008
    ..Despite concerns about exposure to violent media, there are few data on youth exposure to violent movies. In this study we examined such exposure among young US adolescents...
  35. pmc Media as social influence: racial differences in the effects of peers and media on adolescent alcohol cognitions and consumption
    Frederick X Gibbons
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College, NH 03755, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:649-59. 2010
    ..The results suggest media influence works in a similar manner to social influence and that Whites may be more susceptible to both types of influence...
  36. pmc Spontaneous action representation in smokers when watching movie characters smoke
    Dylan D Wagner
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    J Neurosci 31:894-8. 2011
    ..These results demonstrate that smokers spontaneously represent the action of smoking when viewing others smoke, the consequence of which may make it more difficult to abstain from smoking...
  37. pmc Exposure to cigarette promotions and smoking uptake in adolescents: evidence of a dose-response relation
    J D Sargent
    Departments of Pediatric and the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Tob Control 9:163-8. 2000
    ..To assess whether a dose-response relation exists between the number of cigarette promotional items (CPIs) owned by an adolescent, and smoking behaviour...
  38. ncbi request reprint Census tract analysis of lead exposure in Rhode Island children
    J D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Environ Res 74:159-68. 1997
    ....
  39. pmc Movie character smoking and adolescent smoking: who matters more, good guys or bad guys?
    Susanne E Tanski
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Pediatrics 124:135-43. 2009
    ..To assess the association between smoking onset and exposure to movie smoking according to character type...
  40. pmc Parental R-rated movie restriction and early-onset alcohol use
    Susanne E Tanski
    Department of Pediatrics and Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755 1404, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:452-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine if parental restriction regarding Restricted-rated movies (R movies) predicts lower rates of early-onset alcohol use...
  41. ncbi request reprint Smoking in movies: impact on adolescent smoking
    James D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, One Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Adolesc Med Clin 16:345-70, ix. 2005
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Ownership of alcohol-branded merchandise and initiation of teen drinking
    Auden C McClure
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:277-83. 2006
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Exposure to movie smoking among US adolescents aged 10 to 14 years: a population estimate
    James D Sargent
    Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e1167-76. 2007
    ..Several studies have linked seeing smoking in movies with adolescent smoking, but none have determined how much movie smoking adolescents see...
  44. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of calcium glycerophosphate-supplemented infant formula to prevent lead absorption
    J D Sargent
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 69:1224-30. 1999
    ..Although additional dietary calcium is recommended frequently to reduce the risk of lead poisoning, its role in preventing lead absorption has not been evaluated clinically...
  45. pmc Movie smoking and urge to smoke among adult smokers
    James D Sargent
    Dartmouth Medical School, Cancer Control Research Program, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:1042-6. 2009
    ..Few studies have assessed the association between exposure to movie smoking and urge to smoke under real-world conditions...
  46. pmc Youth exposure to alcohol use and brand appearances in popular contemporary movies
    Sonya Dal Cin
    Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Addiction 103:1925-32. 2008
    ..To describe alcohol use and alcohol brand appearances in popular movies and estimate adolescents' exposure to this alcohol-related content...
  47. ncbi request reprint Association between television, movie, and video game exposure and school performance
    Iman Sharif
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e1061-70. 2006
    ..The relationship between media exposure and school performance has not been studied extensively in adolescents...
  48. ncbi request reprint Survival analysis and risk factors for mortality in transplantation and staged surgery for hypoplastic left heart syndrome
    P C Jenkins
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03755, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 36:1178-85. 2000
    ..We compared survival in treatment strategies and determined risk factors for one-year mortality for hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) using intention-to-treat analysis...
  49. pmc How Philip Morris unlocked the Japanese cigarette market: lessons for global tobacco control
    A Lambert
    Dartmouth College, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Tob Control 13:379-87. 2004
    ..Marketing strategies used by transnational tobacco companies to open the Japanese market in the absence of such restrictions are described...
  50. pmc Movie smoking, movie horror, and urge to smoke
    James D Sargent
    Dartmouth Medical School, Cancer Control Research Program, Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Przegl Lek 66:545-7. 2009
    ..5); the horror without smoking estimate was 0.88, but not statistically significant. This short report offers preliminary evidence that movie horror as one factor besides visual smoking cues that could increase UTS in a community setting...
  51. pmc Exposure to smoking in popular contemporary movies and youth smoking in Germany
    Reiner Hanewinkel
    Institute for Therapy and Health Research, IFT Nord, Düsternbrooker Weg 2, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Am J Prev Med 32:466-73. 2007
    ..Studies have linked exposure to movie smoking and smoking initiation among adolescents in the United States, but there has been only one published study of adolescents outside the U.S...
  52. ncbi request reprint Exposure to alcohol use in motion pictures and teen drinking in Germany
    Reiner Hanewinkel
    Institute for Therapy and Health Research, Düsternbrooker Weg 2, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Int J Epidemiol 36:1068-77. 2007
    ..To assess whether movie alcohol exposure is associated with alcohol use during early adolescence...
  53. ncbi request reprint Smoking, exercise and dietary behaviors among mothers of elementary school-aged children in a rural North Carolina county
    Elizabeth C Tilson
    Cancer Prevention, Detection, and Control Research Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Rural Health 18:547-55. 2002
    ..Health promotion activities that address multiple risk factors and involve children are needed by young families in rural communities...
  54. doi request reprint Exposure to smoking in internationally distributed American movies and youth smoking in Germany: a cross-cultural cohort study
    Reiner Hanewinkel
    Institute for Therapy and Health Research, Düsternbrooker Weg 2, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Pediatrics 121:e108-17. 2008
    ..Studies of US adolescents have linked exposure to movie smoking with smoking behavior. It is unclear whether European adolescents are also responsive to movie tobacco imagery...
  55. ncbi request reprint Movie exposure to smoking cues and adolescent smoking onset: a test for mediation through peer affiliations
    Thomas A Wills
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Health Psychol 26:769-76. 2007
    ..To determine whether the effect of movie exposure to smoking on adolescent smoking onset is mediated through increased affiliation with peers who smoke...
  56. pmc Movie smoking exposure and smoking onset: a longitudinal study of mediation processes in a representative sample of U.S. adolescents
    Thomas A Wills
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:269-77. 2008
    ..Tests for gender differences indicated that girls showed larger effects of movie exposure for some variables. Implications for policy and prevention research are discussed...
  57. pmc Exposure to smoking imagery in popular films and adolescent smoking in Mexico
    James F Thrasher
    Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    Am J Prev Med 35:95-102. 2008
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Tobacco promotion and the initiation of tobacco use: assessing the evidence for causality
    Joseph R DiFranza
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e1237-48. 2006
    ..We sought to determine whether there is evidence of a causal link between exposure to tobacco promotion and the initiation of tobacco use by children...