James C Jim Anthony

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Affiliation: Michigan State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Steppingstone and gateway ideas: a discussion of origins, research challenges, and promising lines of research for the future
    James C Anthony
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 123:S99-S104. 2012
  2. pmc Genome wide association for substance dependence: convergent results from epidemiologic and research volunteer samples
    Catherine Johnson
    Molecular Neurobiology Branch, NIH IRP NIDA, Suite 3510, 333 Cassell Drive Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    BMC Med Genet 9:113. 2008
  3. pmc Novel phenotype issues raised in cross-national epidemiological research on drug dependence
    James C Jim Anthony
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1187:353-69. 2010
  4. pmc Cross-national differences in clinically significant cannabis problems: epidemiologic evidence from 'cannabis-only' smokers in the United States, Mexico, and Colombia
    Fabian Fiestas
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:152. 2010
  5. pmc Assessment of cocaine and other drug dependence in the general population: "gated" versus "ungated" approaches
    Louisa Degenhardt
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, B601 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:227-32. 2008
  6. pmc Children taking risks: the association with cocaine and other drug use by young adulthood
    Carlos F Rios-Bedoya
    Michigan State University, B 108 Clinical Center, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, United States
    Addict Behav 33:1154-61. 2008
  7. pmc Trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder: a study of youths in urban America
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, B645 West Fee Hall, East Lansing 48824, USA
    J Urban Health 81:530-44. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint The structure of posttraumatic stress disorder: latent class analysis in 2 community samples
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, B645 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1343-51. 2005
  9. pmc Harsh physical punishment as a specific childhood adversity linked to adult drinking consequences: evidence from China
    Hui G Cheng
    Peking University Institute of Mental Health, Key Laboratory of Ministry of Health, Peking University, Peking, China
    Addiction 105:2097-105. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Drug dependence enviromics: job strain in the work environment and risk of becoming drug-dependent
    Philip L Reed
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:404-11. 2006

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Publications67

  1. doi request reprint Steppingstone and gateway ideas: a discussion of origins, research challenges, and promising lines of research for the future
    James C Anthony
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 123:S99-S104. 2012
    ..He highlights the epidemiologic case-crossover design and prevention research experiments as potentially valuable approaches in new directions for research on the steppingstone and gateway processes...
  2. pmc Genome wide association for substance dependence: convergent results from epidemiologic and research volunteer samples
    Catherine Johnson
    Molecular Neurobiology Branch, NIH IRP NIDA, Suite 3510, 333 Cassell Drive Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    BMC Med Genet 9:113. 2008
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  3. pmc Novel phenotype issues raised in cross-national epidemiological research on drug dependence
    James C Jim Anthony
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1187:353-69. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Cross-national differences in clinically significant cannabis problems: epidemiologic evidence from 'cannabis-only' smokers in the United States, Mexico, and Colombia
    Fabian Fiestas
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:152. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Assessment of cocaine and other drug dependence in the general population: "gated" versus "ungated" approaches
    Louisa Degenhardt
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, B601 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 93:227-32. 2008
    ..There is a need for large-scale epidemiological surveys to be (a) faithful to diagnostic specifications and (b) constrain time and participant burden associated with each section of a possibly lengthy interview...
  6. pmc Children taking risks: the association with cocaine and other drug use by young adulthood
    Carlos F Rios-Bedoya
    Michigan State University, B 108 Clinical Center, East Lansing, Michigan 48824, United States
    Addict Behav 33:1154-61. 2008
    ..These long-span associations provide support for new research on very early risk-taking mechanisms that lead toward illegal drug involvement...
  7. pmc Trauma exposure and posttraumatic stress disorder: a study of youths in urban America
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, College of Human Medicine, B645 West Fee Hall, East Lansing 48824, USA
    J Urban Health 81:530-44. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The structure of posttraumatic stress disorder: latent class analysis in 2 community samples
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, B645 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1343-51. 2005
    ..Classification of persons exposed to traumatic events into clinically homogeneous groups would facilitate further etiologic and treatment research, as well as research on the relationship of trauma and PTSD with other disorders...
  9. pmc Harsh physical punishment as a specific childhood adversity linked to adult drinking consequences: evidence from China
    Hui G Cheng
    Peking University Institute of Mental Health, Key Laboratory of Ministry of Health, Peking University, Peking, China
    Addiction 105:2097-105. 2010
    ..The aim of the current study is to estimate the association between childhood physical punishment (CPP) and level of alcohol use disorder (AUD), using two different approaches to take other childhood adversities into account...
  10. ncbi request reprint Drug dependence enviromics: job strain in the work environment and risk of becoming drug-dependent
    Philip L Reed
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:404-11. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Incidence of drug problems in young adults exposed to trauma and posttraumatic stress disorder: do early life experiences and predispositions matter?
    Philip L Reed
    Biomedical Research and Informatics Center, Michigan State University, 100 Conrad Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824 1327, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:1435-42. 2007
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  12. pmc Epidemiological evidence on count processes in the formation of tobacco dependence
    David A Barondess
    Department of Epidemiology, College of Human Medicine, B601 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:734-41. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the sensitivity to posttraumatic stress disorder: An epidemiological study of urban young adults
    Naomi Breslau
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 116:607-11. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that assaultive violence elicits women's PTSD response directly and by sensitizing them to the effects of subsequent traumatic events of lesser magnitude...
  14. ncbi request reprint "Queremos aprender": Latino immigrants' call to integrate cultural adaptation with best practice knowledge in a parenting intervention
    José Parra Cardona
    Department of Family and Child Ecology, Michigan State University, 3D Human Ecology, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Fam Process 48:211-31. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint The epidemiological profile of alcohol and other drug use in metropolitan China
    Hui Cheng
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, B601 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Int J Public Health 55:645-53. 2010
    ..The present study provides an epidemiological profile of drug use in contemporary metropolitan China...
  16. pmc Epidemiological patterns of extra-medical drug use in the United States: evidence from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication, 2001-2003
    Louisa Degenhardt
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, B601 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 90:210-23. 2007
    ..This paper describes such patterns based upon more recent data from the National Comorbidity Survey Replication (NCS-R)...
  17. ncbi request reprint Projecting the impact of changes in cannabis use upon schizophrenia in England and Wales: the role of assumptions and balance in framing an evidence-based cannabis policy
    James C Anthony
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, B601 West Fee Hall, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Addiction 102:515-6; discussion 516-8. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint Assessing cannabis dependence in community surveys: methodological issues
    Louisa Degenhardt
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 16:43-51. 2007
    ..Nevertheless, in panoramic mental health surveys, the inefficiency of an 'ungated' approach must be balanced against the anticipated yield of cannabis dependence cases who lack social role impairments or socially maladaptive behaviours...
  19. ncbi request reprint Case ascertainment of alcohol dependence in general population surveys: 'gated' versus 'ungated' approaches
    Louisa Degenhardt
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 16:111-23. 2007
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  20. ncbi request reprint Are educational aspirations associated with the risk of alcohol use and alcohol use-related problems among adolescents?
    Rosa M Crum
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 40:151-69. 2005
    ..Using prospective data, we hypothesized that public middle school students with high educational aspirations would report less alcohol use, and alcohol use-related problems in the subsequent year...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prevalence, severity, and unmet need for treatment of mental disorders in the World Health Organization World Mental Health Surveys
    Koen Demyttenaere
    JAMA 291:2581-90. 2004
    ..Little is known about the extent or severity of untreated mental disorders, especially in less-developed countries...
  22. ncbi request reprint Childhood antecedents of exposure to traumatic events and posttraumatic stress disorder
    Carla L Storr
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:119-25. 2007
    ..The authors prospectively examined childhood antecedents of exposure to traumatic events to estimate the risk of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) among those exposed to trauma...
  23. pmc Regional variation in drug purchase opportunity among youths in the United States, 1996-1997
    Kirk E James
    Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Mental Hygiene, Electronic Collaboratory for Investigations about Drugs ELCID, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Urban Health 79:104-12. 2002
    ..The observed patterns of drug purchase opportunity add new features to our understanding of illicit drug involvement across the United States...
  24. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress and progression to AIDS in a cohort of injection drug users
    Elizabeth T Golub
    Department of Epidemilogy, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 32:429-34. 2003
    ..We investigated whether distress was independently associated with more rapid progression to AIDS among HIV-infected injection drug users (IDUs)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Risk of becoming cocaine dependent: epidemiological estimates for the United States, 2000-2001
    Megan S O'Brien
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 30:1006-18. 2005
    ..These epidemiologic findings help to quantify the continuing public health burden associated with new onsets of cocaine use in the 21st century...
  26. ncbi request reprint A descriptive epidemiology of substance use and substance use disorders in Nigeria during the early 21st century
    Oye Gureje
    Department of Psychiatry, University College Hospital, PMB 5116, Ibadan, Nigeria
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:1-9. 2007
    ..Several studies have examined the use of psychoactive substances among selected groups in Nigeria. Here, we extend the description to include the features of substance dependence...
  27. pmc Prenatal cocaine exposure: an examination of childhood externalizing and internalizing behavior problems at age 7 years
    Veronica H Accornero
    Perinatal Chemical Addiction Research and Education CARE Program, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Epidemiol Psichiatr Soc 15:20-9. 2006
    ..This study examines the relationship between prenatal cocaine exposure and parent-reported child behavior problems at age 7 years...
  28. pmc Learning disabilities and intellectual functioning in school-aged children with prenatal cocaine exposure
    Connie E Morrow
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    Dev Neuropsychol 30:905-31. 2006
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  29. ncbi request reprint Who is becoming hallucinogen dependent soon after hallucinogen use starts?
    Andrea L Stone
    University of Washington, School of Nursing, Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 87:153-63. 2007
    ..This study's evidence is consistent with prior evidence on a tangible but quite infrequent dependence syndrome soon after the start of hallucinogen use; it offers leads that can be confirmed or disconfirmed in future investigations...
  30. ncbi request reprint Male-female differences in the risk of progression from first use to dependence upon cannabis, cocaine, and alcohol
    Fernando A Wagner
    Drug Abuse Research Program, School of Public Health and Policy, Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD 21251, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 86:191-8. 2007
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  31. pmc Impact of prenatal cocaine exposure on attention and response inhibition as assessed by continuous performance tests
    Veronica H Accornero
    Department of Pediatrics, Perinatal CARE Program, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL 33101, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 28:195-205. 2007
    ..This study examined the influence of prenatal cocaine exposure on attention and response inhibition measured by continuous performance tests (CPTs) at ages 5 and 7 years...
  32. pmc Is depressed mood in childhood associated with an increased risk for initiation of alcohol use during early adolescence?
    Rosa M Crum
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, United States
    Addict Behav 33:24-40. 2008
    ..In addition, we examined whether these associations varied according to the youths' report that alcohol consumption occurred with or without parental permission...
  33. pmc Adolescent cannabis problems and young adult depression: male-female stratified propensity score analyses
    Valerie S Harder
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 168:592-601. 2008
    ..7, 95% confidence interval: 0.2, 2.3) or males (odds ratio = 1.7, 95% confidence interval: 0.8, 3.6). The evidence does not support a causal association linking adolescent-onset cannabis problems with young adult depression...
  34. pmc Adult smokers in Colombia: who isn't giving it up?
    Carla L Storr
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Addict Behav 33:412-21. 2008
    ..In conclusion, our findings describe the characteristics of regular smokers in Colombia and identify subgroups of non-quitters that may help guide tobacco control activities...
  35. pmc The impact of two universal randomized first- and second-grade classroom interventions on young adult suicide ideation and attempts
    Holly C Wilcox
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street CMSC 346, Baltimore, MD 21287, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 95:S60-73. 2008
    ..The Good Behavior Game (GBG) was directed at socializing children for the student role and reducing aggressive, disruptive behavior. Mastery Learning (ML) was aimed at improving academic achievement. Both were implemented by the teacher...
  36. doi request reprint Depressed mood in childhood and subsequent alcohol use through adolescence and young adulthood
    Rosa M Crum
    Johns Hopkins Health Institutions, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, 2024 E Monument St, Ste 2 500, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:702-12. 2008
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  37. ncbi request reprint Death of the 'stepping-stone' hypothesis and the 'gateway' model? Comments on Morral et al
    James C Anthony
    Mental Hygiene and Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Addiction 97:1505-7. 2002
  38. pmc Is there epidemiological evidence to support the idea that a cocaine dependence syndrome emerges soon after onset of cocaine use?
    Beth A Reboussin
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 31:2055-64. 2006
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  39. ncbi request reprint Incidence rates for alcohol dependence among adults: prospective data from the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area Follow-Up Survey, 1981-1996
    Rosa M Crum
    The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, 2024 East Monument Street, Suite 2 500, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:795-805. 2005
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  40. ncbi request reprint Reduced risk of Alzheimer disease in users of antioxidant vitamin supplements: the Cache County Study
    Peter P Zandi
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Hampton House Room 857, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Arch Neurol 61:82-8. 2004
    ..Antioxidants may protect the aging brain against oxidative damage associated with pathological changes of Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Developmentally inspired drug prevention: middle school outcomes in a school-based randomized prevention trial
    C Debra M Furr-Holden
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, 17710 Beltsville Drive, Calverton, MD 20705, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 73:149-58. 2004
    ..042). This study adds new evidence on intervention-associated reduced risk of starting illegal drug use. In the context of 'gateway' models, the null evidence on marijuana is intriguing and merits attention in future investigations...
  42. ncbi request reprint Behavioral problems and tobacco use among adolescents in Chile
    Luis Caris
    University of Chile, School of Public Health, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 14:84-90. 2003
    ..To examine the association between behavioral problems and tobacco smoking among adolescent students in Chile...
  43. pmc Hanging out with the wrong crowd: how much difference can parents make in an urban environment?
    Jacqueline J Lloyd
    Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Urban Health 80:383-99. 2003
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  44. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic differences in drug dependence--a US-UK cross-national comparison
    Carolyn D M Furr-Holden
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Mental Hygiene, 624 N Broadway, 8th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:165-72. 2003
    ..Published epidemiologic survey statistics do not allow direct cross-national comparison of drug dependence in the US and the UK, primarily because of a lack of uniformity across case definitions and methods of case ascertainment...
  45. ncbi request reprint The association of tobacco smoking and depression in adolescence: evidence from the United States
    Shahm Martini
    Electronic Collaboratory for Investigations about Drugs ELCID, Department of Mental Hygiene, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 37:1853-67. 2002
    ..We focus on the association between time since last smoke in former smokers and depression severity, to examine whether the level of tobacco-depression relationship might vary in a time-dependent fashion...
  46. ncbi request reprint Reduced incidence of AD with NSAID but not H2 receptor antagonists: the Cache County Study
    Peter P Zandi
    Department of Mental Hygiene, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neurology 59:880-6. 2002
    ..The authors re-examined these associations using data on incident AD...
  47. pmc Maternal cocaine use: estimated effects on mother-child play interactions in the preschool period
    Arnise L Johnson
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, University of Miami School of Medicine, Florida 33101, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 23:191-202. 2002
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  48. ncbi request reprint Marijuana use and cessation of tobacco smoking in adults from a community sample
    Daniel E Ford
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2024 E Monument Street, Suite 2 500, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 67:243-8. 2002
    ..Clinicians working with patients who are trying to stop tobacco smoking may be aided by routinely assessing marijuana use history, particularly with the recent increase in co-smoking of marijuana and tobacco...
  49. ncbi request reprint Into the world of illegal drug use: exposure opportunity and other mechanisms linking the use of alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, and cocaine
    Fernando A Wagner
    Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:918-25. 2002
    ..Applying Frost's epidemiologic concept of exposure opportunity, the authors offer new epidemiologic evidence on the sequences that link earlier use of alcohol and tobacco to later illegal drug involvement...
  50. ncbi request reprint From first drug use to drug dependence; developmental periods of risk for dependence upon marijuana, cocaine, and alcohol
    Fernando A Wagner
    Department of Mental Hygiene, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Electronic Collaboratory for Investigations about Drugs ELCID Rm 893, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 26:479-88. 2002
    ..For marijuana and alcohol, there is a more insidious onset of the drug dependence syndrome...
  51. ncbi request reprint Exposure opportunity as a mechanism linking youth marijuana use to hallucinogen use
    Holly C Wilcox
    Electronic Collaboratory for Investigations about Drugs ELCID, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 624 N Broadway Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 66:127-35. 2002
    ..Important next steps will be to understand what accounts for variation in the exposure opportunities experienced by marijuana users, and to understand why some marijuana users do not progress even when they have a chance to do so...
  52. pmc Severity of prenatal cocaine exposure and child language functioning through age seven years: a longitudinal latent growth curve analysis
    Emmalee S Bandstra
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 39:25-59. 2004
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  53. ncbi request reprint On the construction of bounds in prospective studies with missing ordinal outcomes: application to the good behavior game trial
    Daniel O Scharfstein
    Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Biometrics 60:154-64. 2004
    ..We develop our methodology within the context of a randomized trial of the "Good Behavior Game," an intervention designed to reduce aggressive misbehavior among children...
  54. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood environment and opportunity to try methamphetamine ("ice") and marijuana: evidence from Guam in the Western Pacific region of Micronesia
    Carla L Storr
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 39:253-76. 2004
    ..This study adds new evidence on the potential importance of environmental and psychosocial contexts of neighborhood environment that might help account for the nonrandom distribution of youthful drug involvement...
  55. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity as manifest in drug-specific vocabulary and subsequent risk of starting cannabis use in early adolescence
    Holly C Wilcox
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:485-91. 2005
    ..0; 95% CI 3.6-33.7; P<.001). A youth's working vocabulary may signal important variations in health- and disease-related behavior, such as illegal drug use...
  56. ncbi request reprint Who becomes cannabis dependent soon after onset of use? Epidemiological evidence from the United States: 2000-2001
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, 8th Fl, 624 N Broadway Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 79:11-22. 2005
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  57. ncbi request reprint Influences of parenting practices on the risk of having a chance to try cannabis
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1631-9. 2005
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  58. ncbi request reprint Early onset inhalant use and risk for opiate initiation by young adulthood
    Carla L Storr
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 624 N Broadway 8th FL, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 78:253-61. 2005
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Priority actions to improve the care of persons with co-occurring substance abuse and other mental disorders: a call to action
    CHARLES P O'BRIEN
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3900 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6178, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 56:703-13. 2004
  60. ncbi request reprint The development of suicide ideation and attempts: an epidemiologic study of first graders followed into young adulthood
    Holly C Wilcox
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center for Family Research, George Washington University, Washington DC, WA 20037, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 76:S53-67. 2004
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Overview of workshop on drug abuse and suicidal behavior
    Lynda Erinoff
    Drug Alcohol Depend 76:S3-9. 2004
  62. pmc Expressive and receptive language functioning in preschool children with prenatal cocaine exposure
    Connie E Morrow
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida 33101, USA
    J Pediatr Psychol 29:543-54. 2004
    ..To estimate the relationship between severity of prenatal cocaine exposure and expressive and receptive language skills in full-term, African American children at age 3 years...
  63. ncbi request reprint The PACARDO research project: youthful drug involvement in Central America and the Dominican Republic
    Catherine M Dormitzer
    The Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Mental Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 15:400-16. 2004
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Behavioral autarcesis-reprise
    James C Anthony
    Addiction 99:1062-3. 2004
  65. ncbi request reprint The adolescent behavioral repertoire as a context for drug exposure: behavioral autarcesis at play
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Addiction 99:897-906. 2004
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint Religiosity and the earliest stages of adolescent drug involvement in seven countries of Latin America
    Chuan Yu Chen
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:1180-8. 2004
    ..As such, these behaviors apparently have not strengthened resistance. Rather, autarcesis may be at work, functioning to shield youths from drug exposure opportunities...
  67. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of two primary school intervention strategies to prevent early onset tobacco smoking
    Carla L Storr
    Department of Mental Hygiene, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Hygiene and Public Health, 624 N Broadway 8th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21205 1999, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 66:51-60. 2002
    ..57, 95% confidence interval (CI), 0.34-0.96; adjusted relative risk for FSP/control contrast=0.69, 95% CI, 0.50-0.97). Results lend support to targeting the early antecedent risk behaviors for tobacco smoking...

Research Grants22

  1. NIDA Drug Dependence Epidemiology Training - Michigan State University
    James Anthony; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..There is a plan for outreach to historically disadvantaged minority trainees; the MSU Department of Epidemiology and training program director have an excellent past track record of success in this regard. ..
  2. Drug Dependence Epidemiology and Enviromics
    James Anthony; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. CROSS-NATIONAL STUDIES OF DRUG INVOLVEMENT: WMH2000
    James Anthony; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., by increasing the ratio of treated/untreated cases, and through primary care outreach)? ..
  4. CROSS-NATIONAL STUDIES OF DRUG INVOLVEMENT: WMH2000
    James Anthony; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., by increasing the ratio of treated/untreated cases, and through primary care outreach)? ..
  5. TRANSITIONS INTO ADULTHOOD--THE BALTIMORE STUDY
    James Anthony; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These characteristics should warrant further evaluation as the targets of preventive interventions in future studies. ..