Israel Terungwa Agaku

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Intention to switch to smokeless tobacco use among South African smokers: results from the 2007 South African Social Attitudes Survey
    Olalekan A Ayo-Yusuf
    School of Health Systems and Public Health, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa Office of the Director, School of Oral Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 9:e95553. 2014
  2. pmc Paediatric head and neck cancers in Nigeria: Implications for treatment planning in resource limited settings
    Adisa O Akinyele
    Department of Oral Pathology, University College Hospital Ibadan, Nigeria
    Niger Med J 53:245-8. 2012
  3. pmc Disparities and trends in indoor exposure to secondhand smoke among U.S. adolescents: 2000-2009
    Israel T Agaku
    Center for Global Tobacco Control, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e83058. 2013
  4. pmc Gender and racial differences in smoking of long/ultra-long and king size cigarettes among U.S. adult smokers, NHANES 1999-2012
    Israel T Agaku
    Center for Global Tobacco Control, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 136:28-35. 2014
  5. ncbi request reprint Tobacco cessation training among dental and other health professions students in eight low- and middle-income countries
    Israel T Agaku
    Center for Global Tobacco Control, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115
    J Dent Educ 78:75-84. 2014
  6. pmc Predictors and patterns of cigarette and smokeless tobacco use among adolescents in 32 countries, 2007-2011
    Israel T Agaku
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Center for Global Tobacco Control, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:47-53. 2014
  7. pmc Use of conventional and novel smokeless tobacco products among US adolescents
    Israel T Agaku
    Center for Global Tobacco Control, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 132:e578-86. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of external beam radiation therapy and radioactive implants in the management of nonmetastatic oral squamous cell cancer: an analysis of the surveillance epidemiology and end results database
    Israel Terungwa Agaku
    Center for Global Tobacco Control, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 115:38-45. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Current frequent cigarette smoking among U.S. middle and high school students, 2000-2011
    Israel Terungwa Agaku
    1Harvard School of Public Health, Center for Global Tobacco Control, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 48:1589-94. 2013

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Publications10

  1. pmc Intention to switch to smokeless tobacco use among South African smokers: results from the 2007 South African Social Attitudes Survey
    Olalekan A Ayo-Yusuf
    School of Health Systems and Public Health, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa Office of the Director, School of Oral Health Sciences, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 9:e95553. 2014
    ..Some smokeless tobacco products (SLT) have been shown to be associated with only a fraction of the risks of cigarettes. This study assessed South African smokers' interest in switching to a hypothetical reduced harm SLT product...
  2. pmc Paediatric head and neck cancers in Nigeria: Implications for treatment planning in resource limited settings
    Adisa O Akinyele
    Department of Oral Pathology, University College Hospital Ibadan, Nigeria
    Niger Med J 53:245-8. 2012
    ..The head and neck (H/N) is a common site for childhood cancers. This study examined all cases of H/N childhood cancers diagnosed in a major teaching hospital in Nigeria over 18 years to determine patterns of broad lineage cancer groups...
  3. pmc Disparities and trends in indoor exposure to secondhand smoke among U.S. adolescents: 2000-2009
    Israel T Agaku
    Center for Global Tobacco Control, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e83058. 2013
    ..S., this study assessed trends in indoor SHS exposure among U.S. adolescents in grades 6-12 during 2000-2009...
  4. pmc Gender and racial differences in smoking of long/ultra-long and king size cigarettes among U.S. adult smokers, NHANES 1999-2012
    Israel T Agaku
    Center for Global Tobacco Control, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 136:28-35. 2014
    ..This study assessed trends and differences in smoking of long/ultra-long cigarettes among U.S. smokers aged ≥20 years during 1999 through 2012...
  5. ncbi request reprint Tobacco cessation training among dental and other health professions students in eight low- and middle-income countries
    Israel T Agaku
    Center for Global Tobacco Control, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115
    J Dent Educ 78:75-84. 2014
    ..37-3.40), and pharmacy students (aOR=1.36; 95CI:1.05-1.76) than for dental students. These findings underscore the need for enhanced measures to incorporate tobacco cessation training as a formal component of dental education globally. ..
  6. pmc Predictors and patterns of cigarette and smokeless tobacco use among adolescents in 32 countries, 2007-2011
    Israel T Agaku
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Center for Global Tobacco Control, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 54:47-53. 2014
    ..This study compared data from 32 countries to assess predictors and patterns of cigarette and smokeless tobacco (SLT) use among students aged 13-15 years old...
  7. pmc Use of conventional and novel smokeless tobacco products among US adolescents
    Israel T Agaku
    Center for Global Tobacco Control, Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 132:e578-86. 2013
    ..To assess the prevalence and correlates of use of conventional and novel smokeless tobacco products among a national sample of US middle and high school students...
  8. doi request reprint Comparison of external beam radiation therapy and radioactive implants in the management of nonmetastatic oral squamous cell cancer: an analysis of the surveillance epidemiology and end results database
    Israel Terungwa Agaku
    Center for Global Tobacco Control, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol 115:38-45. 2013
    ..In third-world countries, access to novel treatment like BT is limited. This study aimed to compare survival in patients with OSCC treated with EBRT with BT recipients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Current frequent cigarette smoking among U.S. middle and high school students, 2000-2011
    Israel Terungwa Agaku
    1Harvard School of Public Health, Center for Global Tobacco Control, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 48:1589-94. 2013
    ..This study assessed trends in current frequent smoking among United States middle and high school students...