G P Quinn

Summary

Affiliation: H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi BRCA carriers' thoughts on risk management in relation to preimplantation genetic diagnosis and childbearing: when too many choices are just as difficult as none
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Division of Population Sciences, Moffitt Cancer Center, Department of Oncologic Science, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Fertil Steril 94:2473-5. 2010
  2. doi Improving awareness of cancer clinical trials among Hispanic patients and families: audience segmentation decisions for a media intervention
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Health Commun 18:1131-47. 2013
  3. pmc Altruism in terminal cancer patients and rapid tissue donation program: does the theory apply?
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    Med Health Care Philos 16:857-64. 2013
  4. pmc Risk terminology in biobanking and genetic research: what's in a name?
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 161:2095-8. 2013
  5. doi More research, more responsibility: the expansion of duty to warn in cancer patients considering fertility preservation
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, and Department of Oncologic Science, College of Medicine, Department of Oncologic Sciences, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:98-102. 2013
  6. ncbi Missing content from health-related quality of life instruments: interviews with young adult survivors of childhood cancer
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Health Outcomes and Behavior, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Qual Life Res 22:111-8. 2013
  7. pmc Having cancer does not change wanting a baby: healthy adolescent girls' perceptions of cancer-related infertility
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Department of Oncologic Science, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:164-9. 2013
  8. doi Physicians' undecided attitudes toward posthumous reproduction: fertility preservation in cancer patients with a poor prognosis
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Support Oncol 10:160-5. 2012
  9. pmc Preserving the right to future children: an ethical case analysis
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Bioeth 12:38-43. 2012
  10. doi Cancer patients' fears related to clinical trial participation: a qualitative study
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:257-62. 2012

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. doi BRCA carriers' thoughts on risk management in relation to preimplantation genetic diagnosis and childbearing: when too many choices are just as difficult as none
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Division of Population Sciences, Moffitt Cancer Center, Department of Oncologic Science, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Fertil Steril 94:2473-5. 2010
    ....
  2. doi Improving awareness of cancer clinical trials among Hispanic patients and families: audience segmentation decisions for a media intervention
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Health Commun 18:1131-47. 2013
    ..The DVD is complete with companion booklet and currently undergoing a randomized control trial. ..
  3. pmc Altruism in terminal cancer patients and rapid tissue donation program: does the theory apply?
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL, 33612, USA
    Med Health Care Philos 16:857-64. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Risk terminology in biobanking and genetic research: what's in a name?
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 161:2095-8. 2013
    ....
  5. doi More research, more responsibility: the expansion of duty to warn in cancer patients considering fertility preservation
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, and Department of Oncologic Science, College of Medicine, Department of Oncologic Sciences, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:98-102. 2013
    ..It is important to continue the advancement of fertility preservation not only in the scientific milieu, but also in addressing a patient's preparedness for long-term decision making. ..
  6. ncbi Missing content from health-related quality of life instruments: interviews with young adult survivors of childhood cancer
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Health Outcomes and Behavior, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Qual Life Res 22:111-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the relevance and accuracy of standardized HRQoL instruments used with YASCC...
  7. pmc Having cancer does not change wanting a baby: healthy adolescent girls' perceptions of cancer-related infertility
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Department of Oncologic Science, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:164-9. 2013
    ....
  8. doi Physicians' undecided attitudes toward posthumous reproduction: fertility preservation in cancer patients with a poor prognosis
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Support Oncol 10:160-5. 2012
    ..In a national study of US oncologists, we examined attitudes toward the use of fertility preservation among patients with a poor prognosis, focusing on attitudes toward posthumous reproduction...
  9. pmc Preserving the right to future children: an ethical case analysis
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Am J Bioeth 12:38-43. 2012
    ..Based on Beauchamp and Childress's principlism approach of respect for autonomy, nonmaleficence, beneficence, and justice, pursing OTC was ethically justified...
  10. doi Cancer patients' fears related to clinical trial participation: a qualitative study
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ 27:257-62. 2012
    ..In conclusion, providers might consider addressing the role of fear in patients' considering participating in a clinical trial...
  11. pmc Congruence of reproductive concerns among adolescents with cancer and parents: pilot testing an adapted instrument
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Pediatrics 129:e930-6. 2012
    ..To identify whether a health-related quality of life (HRQoL) instrument intended to capture reproductive concerns is sensitive and appropriate for adolescent patients with cancer...
  12. ncbi Developing a referral system for fertility preservation among patients with newly diagnosed cancer
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 9:1219-25. 2011
    ..Through referring and providing patient information, this referral system allows oncologists to fulfill their obligation and make informed decisions about fertility preservation, thereby improving the full cancer care continuum...
  13. ncbi Decisions and ethical issues among BRCA carriers and the use of preimplantation genetic diagnosis
    G P Quinn
    Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Tampa, FL, USA
    Minerva Med 100:371-83. 2009
    ..This review paper describes the BRCA 1/2 population, discusses preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD), and describes the decisions and ethical issues related to PGD among the BRCA 1/ 2 population...
  14. doi High risk men's perceptions of pre-implantation genetic diagnosis for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33613, USA
    Hum Reprod 25:2543-50. 2010
    ..This study sought to explore perceptions and attitudes towards PGD among males who either carry a BRCA mutation or have a partner or first degree relative with a BRCA mutation...
  15. doi Frozen hope: fertility preservation for women with cancer
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Moffitt Cancer Center USF Health Outcomes, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 55:175-80. 2010
    ....
  16. doi State laws and regulations addressing third-party reimbursement for infertility treatment: implications for cancer survivors
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Tampa, Florida University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Fertil Steril 95:72-8. 2011
    ..To examine codified state policies related to infertility and assess their implications for cancer patients. Lack of insurance is often identified as a barrier to use of fertility preservation (FP) services...
  17. doi Lung cancer patients' decisions about clinical trials and the theory of planned behavior
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Moffitt Cancer Center, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ 26:641-8. 2011
    ..Results indicate that the theory of planned behavior may be a useful tool to examine psychosocial needs in relation to behavioral intention of clinical trial participation...
  18. doi Developing a common language for using social marketing: an analysis of Public Health literature
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    University of South Florida, College of Medicine, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Health Mark Q 27:334-53. 2010
    ..Identifying a common language in the description and design of social marketing interventions will benefit researchers and practitioners interested in social marketing as a behavior change approach...
  19. pmc Who decides? Decision making and fertility preservation in teens with cancer: a review of the literature
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Department of Oncologic Sciences, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    J Adolesc Health 49:337-46. 2011
    ..This review summarizes the available published data on aspects of decision making and FP in adolescent cancer patients...
  20. pmc Enhancing oncology health care provider's sensitivity to cultural communication to reduce cancer disparities: a pilot study
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Cancer Educ 26:322-5. 2011
    ..Findings from a pre-post test indicate an overall positive response to the workshop. Results from this study can help inform future efforts to enhance cultural competency among health providers...
  21. doi Physician referral for fertility preservation in oncology patients: a national study of practice behaviors
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:5952-7. 2009
    ..This study examined the referral practices of oncologists in the United States...
  22. doi Impact of physicians' personal discomfort and patient prognosis on discussion of fertility preservation with young cancer patients
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 77:338-43. 2009
    ..This study sought to determine if physician's personal discomfort with the topic of FP and a patient's prognosis would have an impact on the likelihood of discussing FP with cancer patients...
  23. doi Evaluation of educational materials from a social marketing campaign to promote folic acid use among Hispanic women: insight from Cuban and Puerto Rican ethnic subgroups
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Department of Oncologic Services, College of Medicine, University of South College of Medicine at H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:406-14. 2009
    ..Once the participants reviewed the materials, they were asked 10 post-test questions about the materials. The results of the evaluation are discussed...
  24. ncbi Patient-physician communication barriers regarding fertility preservation among newly diagnosed cancer patients
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Soc Sci Med 66:784-9. 2008
    ....
  25. doi Attitudes of high-risk women toward preimplantation genetic diagnosis
    Gwendolyn Quinn
    University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Fertil Steril 91:2361-8. 2009
    ..To explore the knowledge and attitudes toward preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) of women who have been personally affected by hereditary breast and ovarian cancer...
  26. doi Conflict between values and technology: perceptions of preimplantation genetic diagnosis among women at increased risk for hereditary breast and ovarian cancer
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Fam Cancer 8:441-9. 2009
    ..Further research is needed to determine how this population would like this information presented to them and how best to instruct health care professionals to present this topic to women who do not know to ask about it...
  27. ncbi Missed appointments in perinatal care: response variations in quantitative versus qualitative instruments
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 23:307-13. 2008
    ..Interview data revealed that cognitive barriers may be the more likely reason behind missed appointments than structural barriers such as transportation and lack of childcare...
  28. doi Discussion of fertility preservation with newly diagnosed patients: oncologists' views
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 1:146-55. 2007
    ..This qualitative study sought to identify current physician FP communication practices and determine factors that may impact communication efforts regarding FP...
  29. doi Fertility preservation and adolescent/young adult cancer patients: physician communication challenges
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    University of South Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Oncologic Sciences, Tampa, Florida 33647, USA
    J Adolesc Health 44:394-400. 2009
    ..This paper provides a preliminary exploration into the barriers experienced by physicians in discussing cancer related fertility issues with patients aged 12-18...
  30. doi Factors associated with preimplantation genetic diagnosis acceptance among women concerned about hereditary breast and ovarian cancer
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Division of Population Sciences, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Genet Med 11:757-65. 2009
    ..To assess sociodemographic, clinical, awareness, and attitudinal factors associated with acceptance of preimplantation genetic diagnosis among women concerned about hereditary breast and ovarian cancer...
  31. doi A message of hope: creation of the Faces of Lung Cancer project for increasing awareness of clinical trials
    G P Quinn
    Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Eur J Cancer Care (Engl) 17:601-10. 2008
    ..By including visual displays, in conjunction with patient interviews, the photo essay is able to generate and blend powerful information and images that provide a richer, more complete portrayal of the context of a patient's experience...
  32. doi Trends in clinical practice and nurses' attitudes about fertility preservation for pediatric patients with cancer
    Heather Clayton
    Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute and Department of Community and Family Health in College of Public Health at University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 35:249-55. 2008
    ..To examine trends in fertility preservation attitudes and behaviors of pediatric oncology nurses and evaluate their awareness of fertility preservation guidelines published in June 2006 by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)...
  33. ncbi Adolescent perceptions of violence: formative research findings from a social marketing campaign to reduce violence among middle school youth
    G P Quinn
    Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, MDC 44, MRC CANCONT, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Public Health 121:357-66. 2007
    ..To identify the specific barriers and benefits of violent behaviours as noted by middle school youth and to develop a social marketing campaign that attends to the needs and wants of the target audience...
  34. pmc Prevalence of cancer visits by physician specialty, 1997-2006
    Benjamin M Craig
    Moffitt Cancer Center, 12902 Magnolia Drive, MRC CANCONT, Tampa, FL 33612 9416, USA
    J Cancer Educ 25:548-55. 2010
    ..Thus, when trying to contact cancer patients or their physicians, health administrators, researchers, and practitioners should consider targeting general surgeons and primary care physicians in addition to hem/onc specialists...
  35. pmc A pilot study of hereditary breast and ovarian knowledge among a multiethnic group of Hispanic women with a personal or family history of cancer
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 14:99-106. 2010
    ..To examine knowledge about hereditary breast and ovarian cancer (HBOC) among Mexican, Puerto Rican, and Cuban women...
  36. pmc Patient-provider communication and perspectives on smoking cessation and relapse in the oncology setting
    Vani Nath Simmons
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, Tampa, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 77:398-403. 2009
    ..To fill a gap in research by examining cancer patient-provider communication regarding tobacco use and patients' perspectives regarding their experiences with smoking cessation and relapse...
  37. ncbi Institutional availability of fertility preservation
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology, College of Medicine, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:302-5. 2008
  38. pmc Sensitivity of self-report mammography use in older women
    Benjamin M Craig
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612 9416, USA
    Am J Prev Med 37:441-4. 2009
    ..Recent survey evidence indicates a decline in mammography use among older women...
  39. ncbi Pediatric oncology nurses' attitudes related to discussing fertility preservation with pediatric cancer patients and their families
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Pediatr Oncol Nurs 24:255-63. 2007
    ..Therefore, with appropriate intervention, nurses may play a key role in facilitating discussions regarding FP with patients and families...
  40. ncbi Promoting pre-conceptional use of folic acid to Hispanic women: a social marketing approach
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology, University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Matern Child Health J 10:403-12. 2006
    ..The materials were designed to communicate information about the risks of neural tube defects and the value of folic acid supplementation before conception...
  41. doi Oncology nurses' perceptions of barriers to discussion of fertility preservation with patients with cancer
    Lindsey King
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Clin J Oncol Nurs 12:467-76. 2008
    ....
  42. pmc Awareness, perceptions, and provider recommendation related to genetic testing for hereditary breast cancer risk among at-risk Hispanic women: similarities and variations by sub-ethnicity
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Department of Oncologic Sciences, College of Medicine, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    J Genet Couns 19:618-29. 2010
    ..This study provides important preliminary information about areas related to HBOC that require additional education in the Hispanic community as a whole and by sub-ethnicity...
  43. doi Oncology social workers' perceptions of barriers to discussing fertility preservation with cancer patients
    Lindsey King
    Health Outcomes and Behavior, Moffitt Cancer Center, USA
    Soc Work Health Care 47:479-501. 2008
    ..There is a strong need to develop educational interventions aimed at oncology social workers, to help facilitate discussions with patients...
  44. pmc Participation of older patients with prostate cancer in Medicare eligible trials
    Benjamin M Craig
    Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, Florida 33612 9416, USA
    J Urol 184:901-6. 2010
    ..We estimated the proportion of older patients with prostate cancer who were examined as part of a qualifying clinical trial, and the association between participation and patient characteristics...
  45. doi Recall of and reactions to a surgeon referral letter for BRCA genetic counseling among high-risk breast cancer patients
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 16:1973-81. 2009
    ..This qualitative study examined the impact of a surgeon referral letter on recently diagnosed breast cancer patients' uptake of BRCA GC...
  46. pmc Exploring disparities and variability in perceptions and self-reported colorectal cancer screening among three ethnic subgroups of U. S. Blacks
    Clement K Gwede
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 37:581-91. 2010
    ..To explore perceptions of colorectal cancer (CRC) and self-reported CRC screening behaviors among ethnic subgroups of U. S. blacks...
  47. doi Psychosocial issues related to sexual functioning among African-American prostate cancer survivors and their spouses
    Brian M Rivers
    Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Psychooncology 20:106-10. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to identify and describe the most salient psychosocial concerns related to sexual functioning among African-American (AA) prostate cancer survivors and their spouses...
  48. doi Translation and adaptation of smoking relapse-prevention materials for pregnant and postpartum Hispanic women
    Vani Nath Simmons
    Department of Health Outcomes and Behavior, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida, USA
    J Health Commun 16:90-107. 2011
    ..The authors' qualitative findings confirm and extend past research that has suggested ways to enhance the cultural relevance and acceptability of a health intervention...
  49. doi Satisfaction with physician recommendation for and information about genetic counseling among breast cancer patients
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Tampa, FL 33612, USA
    Breast J 17:79-82. 2011
    ..From a clinical perspective, the optimal time for attending GC may be BDS. Nevertheless, breast cancer patients appear satisfied with physician recommendation of and information related to GC, regardless of when they attend...
  50. doi Development of a brochure for increasing awareness of inherited breast cancer in black women
    Susan T Vadaparampil
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 15:59-67. 2011
    ..Further, the complexity of our subject matter (i.e., inherited breast and ovarian cancer) underscores the importance of using inviting visuals and personal vignettes, while maintaining a simple and clear message...
  51. doi High risk community--men's perceptions of black infant mortality: a qualitative inquiry
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Moffitt Cancer Center, Health Outcomes and Behavior Program, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida 33612, USA
    Am J Mens Health 3:224-37. 2009
    ..The role of the community and possible interventions to involve and educate men were also explored...
  52. ncbi Changing hats: from doctor to patient
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    H L Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, University of South Florida, College of Medicine, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 66:11-2. 2007
  53. ncbi Real-time patient satisfaction survey and improvement process
    Gwendolyn P Quinn
    Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology, University of South Florida, Tampa, USA
    Hosp Top 82:26-32. 2004
    ..The general design, materials, and analysis plan can be directed toward the needs of the specific institution (and are available for distribution by contacting the authors)...
  54. doi Clinical trials and tribulations: lessons learned from recruiting pregnant ex-smokers for relapse prevention
    Elena N Lopez
    Department of Psychology, University of South Florida, and the H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, FL 33617, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:87-96. 2008
    ..The primary difference was that the former had smoked fewer cigarettes per day and reported lower nicotine dependence prior to quitting. Strengths and limitations of the recruitment strategies are discussed...