Deirdre Lawrence

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation interventions in U.S. racial/ethnic minority populations: an assessment of the literature
    Deirdre Lawrence
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Boulevard, EPN Suite 4005, MSC 7344, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    Prev Med 36:204-16. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking patterns among young adults aged 18-24 years in the United States
    Deirdre Lawrence
    Applied Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:687-97. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Nicotine dependence and quitting behaviors among menthol and non-menthol smokers with similar consumptive patterns
    Pebbles Fagan
    National Cancer Institute, Tobacco Control Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7337, USA
    Addiction 105:55-74. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Employment characteristics and socioeconomic factors associated with disparities in smoking abstinence and former smoking among U.S. workers
    Pebbles Fagan
    Tobacco Control Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7337, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 18:52-72. 2007
  5. pmc Use of other tobacco products among U.S. adult cigarette smokers: prevalence, trends and correlates
    Cathy L Backinger
    National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Addict Behav 33:472-89. 2008
  6. doi request reprint National patterns and correlates of mentholated cigarette use in the United States
    Deirdre Lawrence
    National Cancer Institute, Tobacco Control Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Addiction 105:13-31. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and quitting behaviors among unemployed adults in the United States
    Pebbles Fagan
    National Cancer Institute, Tobacco Control Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:241-8. 2007
  8. pmc Translation of a tobacco survey into Spanish and Asian languages: the Tobacco Use Supplement to the Current Population Survey
    Gordon Willis
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1075-84. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Identifying health disparities across the tobacco continuum
    Pebbles Fagan
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7337, USA
    Addiction 102:5-29. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic variation in cigarette smoking among the civilian US population by occupation and industry, TUS-CPS 1998-1999
    Vickie L Shavers
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Control and Population Science, Applied Research Program, Health Service and Economics Branch, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Prev Med 41:597-606. 2005

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation interventions in U.S. racial/ethnic minority populations: an assessment of the literature
    Deirdre Lawrence
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, 6130 Executive Boulevard, EPN Suite 4005, MSC 7344, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    Prev Med 36:204-16. 2003
    ..Thus, identifying cessation interventions that are effective for these groups is important. This article reviews published studies that examine effects of smoking cessation interventions relevant to racial ethnic minority populations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking patterns among young adults aged 18-24 years in the United States
    Deirdre Lawrence
    Applied Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:687-97. 2007
    ..Differential cigarette smoking patterns by race/ethnicity, occupation, employment status, household income, and school enrollment status should be considered when developing interventions to reduce smoking among young adults...
  3. doi request reprint Nicotine dependence and quitting behaviors among menthol and non-menthol smokers with similar consumptive patterns
    Pebbles Fagan
    National Cancer Institute, Tobacco Control Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7337, USA
    Addiction 105:55-74. 2010
    ..This study examines the associations between usual cigarette brand (i.e. menthol, non-menthol) and markers for nicotine dependence and quitting behaviors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Employment characteristics and socioeconomic factors associated with disparities in smoking abstinence and former smoking among U.S. workers
    Pebbles Fagan
    Tobacco Control Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7337, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 18:52-72. 2007
    ..This study examines the associations among employment and socioeconomic factors and the outcomes, current smoking, cigarette abstinence and former smoking among adult U.S. workers ages 18-64 (n=288,813)...
  5. pmc Use of other tobacco products among U.S. adult cigarette smokers: prevalence, trends and correlates
    Cathy L Backinger
    National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Addict Behav 33:472-89. 2008
    ..In addition, surveillance efforts should continue to monitor changes in concurrent use and further investigate the increased risk of cancer among smokers who also use other forms of tobacco...
  6. doi request reprint National patterns and correlates of mentholated cigarette use in the United States
    Deirdre Lawrence
    National Cancer Institute, Tobacco Control Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Addiction 105:13-31. 2010
    ..To examine the patterns and correlates of mentholated cigarette smoking among adult smokers in the United States...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and quitting behaviors among unemployed adults in the United States
    Pebbles Fagan
    National Cancer Institute, Tobacco Control Research Branch, Behavioral Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:241-8. 2007
    ..17-2.87). Smoking rates were high among the unemployed, and quitting behaviors varied by sociodemographic factors and length of unemployment. Studies are needed to examine the feasibility of cessation interventions for the unemployed...
  8. pmc Translation of a tobacco survey into Spanish and Asian languages: the Tobacco Use Supplement to the Current Population Survey
    Gordon Willis
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1075-84. 2008
    ..We also provide recommendations concerning the further development of questionnaire translations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Identifying health disparities across the tobacco continuum
    Pebbles Fagan
    National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7337, USA
    Addiction 102:5-29. 2007
    ..The paper also discusses how work-force diversity, inequities in research practice and knowledge allocation and inequalities in access to and quality of health care are fundamental to addressing disparities in health...
  10. ncbi request reprint Racial/ethnic variation in cigarette smoking among the civilian US population by occupation and industry, TUS-CPS 1998-1999
    Vickie L Shavers
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Control and Population Science, Applied Research Program, Health Service and Economics Branch, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Prev Med 41:597-606. 2005
    ..This study examined racial/ethnic variation in the prevalence of current smoking and cigarette consumption patterns by occupation, industry and workplace smoking policy...
  11. pmc Eliminating tobacco-related health disparities: directions for future research
    Pebbles Fagan
    Tobacco Control Research Branch, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7337, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:211-7. 2004
    ..These recommendations will ultimately help guide the field in reducing and eliminating tobacco-related disparities in the United States...
  12. pmc Barriers to racial/ethnic minority application and competition for NIH research funding
    Vickie L Shavers
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, Applied Research Program HSEB, 6130 Executive Blvd EPN 4005 MSC 7344, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:1063-77. 2005
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  13. ncbi request reprint Methods to assess potential reduced exposure products
    Dorothy K Hatsukami
    University of Minnesota Cancer Center, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:827-44. 2005
    ..Although no currently available set of measures was thought to be sufficient for determining the relative health risk of potential reduced exposure products, this paper provides a blueprint for future research toward this end...