Affiliation: Northeastern University
- Depression and smoking cessation: characteristics of depressed smokers and effects of nicotine replacementT Kinnunen
Department of Oral Health and Epidemiology, School of Dental Medicine, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 64:791-8. 1996..5% quit with nicotine gum. Depressed smokers reported more stress, less coping resources, more physical and psychological symptoms, and more frequent smoking in the presence of negative affect than did the nondepressed...
- Long-term effects of nicotine gum on weight gain after smoking cessationB L Nordstrom
Smoking Cessation Research, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02108, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 1:259-68. 1999..7 kg by 1 year post-cessation. These findings suggest that future research is warranted to determine whether sufficiently high levels of nicotine replacement can help to permanently reduce cessation-related weight gain...
- Predictors of continued smoking over 25 years of follow-up in the normative aging studyB L Nordstrom
Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA 02108, USA
Am J Public Health 90:404-6. 2000..This study tested the hypothesis that high daily cigarette consumption and addiction to smoking are risk factors for the long-term continuation of smoking...
- Effects of nicotine gum dose by level of nicotine dependenceA J Garvey
Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 2:53-63. 2000..The 4-mg dose provided a non-significant increase in cessation rates for high-dependence smokers. Smoking history and demographic variables also have a significant impact on the outcome of a quit-smoking attempt...