Barbara Pizacani

Summary

Affiliation: Office of Disease Prevention and Epidemiology
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Implementation of a smoke-free policy in subsidized multiunit housing: effects on smoking cessation and secondhand smoke exposure
    Barbara A Pizacani
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, 827 NE Oregon Street, Ste 250, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:1027-34. 2012
  2. pmc Moving multiunit housing providers toward adoption of smoke-free policies
    Barbara Pizacani
    Multnomah County Health Department and Oregon Public Health Division, 827 NE Oregon St, Ste 250, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A21. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Smoking-related knowledge, attitudes and behaviors in the lesbian, gay and bisexual community: a population-based study from the U.S. Pacific Northwest
    Barbara A Pizacani
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Multnomah County Health Department and Oregon Department of Human Services, 827 NE Oregon Street, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    Prev Med 48:555-61. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Smoking patterns in Oregon youth: effects of funding and defunding of a comprehensive state tobacco control program
    Barbara A Pizacani
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Multnomah County Health Department and Oregon Public Health Division, Portland, Oregon 97232, USA
    J Adolesc Health 44:229-36. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Household smoking bans: which households have them and do they work?
    Barbara A Pizacani
    Office of Disease Prevention and Epidemiology, Department of Human Services, Portland, Oregon 97232, USA
    Prev Med 36:99-107. 2003
  6. pmc A prospective study of household smoking bans and subsequent cessation related behaviour: the role of stage of change
    B A Pizacani
    Oregon Department of Human Services, Office of Disease Prevention and Epidemiology, Portland, Oregon 97232, USA
    Tob Control 13:23-8. 2004
  7. pmc Is a statewide tobacco quitline an appropriate service for specific populations?
    Julie E Maher
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Multnomah County Health Department and Oregon Department of Human Services, Portland, OR, USA
    Tob Control 16:i65-70. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Secondhand smoke exposure in Alaskan households with children
    C W Dent
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Rural Remote Health 10:1564. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Does tobacco industry marketing excessively impact lesbian, gay and bisexual communities?
    J A Dilley
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Multnomah County Health Department, Portland, Oregon 97232, USA
    Tob Control 17:385-90. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Support for spirituality in smoking cessation: results of pilot survey
    David Gonzales
    OHSU Smoking Cessation Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:299-303. 2007

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Implementation of a smoke-free policy in subsidized multiunit housing: effects on smoking cessation and secondhand smoke exposure
    Barbara A Pizacani
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, 827 NE Oregon Street, Ste 250, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:1027-34. 2012
    ..Among low-income tenants living in a subset of subsidized multiunit buildings, we evaluated cessation-related behaviors, policy knowledge and compliance, and secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure...
  2. pmc Moving multiunit housing providers toward adoption of smoke-free policies
    Barbara Pizacani
    Multnomah County Health Department and Oregon Public Health Division, 827 NE Oregon St, Ste 250, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 8:A21. 2011
    ..Tenants in multiunit housing are at elevated risk for exposure to secondhand smoke at home because of smoke migration from other units...
  3. doi request reprint Smoking-related knowledge, attitudes and behaviors in the lesbian, gay and bisexual community: a population-based study from the U.S. Pacific Northwest
    Barbara A Pizacani
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Multnomah County Health Department and Oregon Department of Human Services, 827 NE Oregon Street, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    Prev Med 48:555-61. 2009
    ..However, few population-based studies have explored whether smoking-related knowledge, attitudes and behaviors also differ between the communities...
  4. doi request reprint Smoking patterns in Oregon youth: effects of funding and defunding of a comprehensive state tobacco control program
    Barbara A Pizacani
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Multnomah County Health Department and Oregon Public Health Division, Portland, Oregon 97232, USA
    J Adolesc Health 44:229-36. 2009
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  5. ncbi request reprint Household smoking bans: which households have them and do they work?
    Barbara A Pizacani
    Office of Disease Prevention and Epidemiology, Department of Human Services, Portland, Oregon 97232, USA
    Prev Med 36:99-107. 2003
    ..This study characterized Oregon households according to type and degree of restrictions on smoking and explored whether smoking restrictions are associated with decreased environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) exposure...
  6. pmc A prospective study of household smoking bans and subsequent cessation related behaviour: the role of stage of change
    B A Pizacani
    Oregon Department of Human Services, Office of Disease Prevention and Epidemiology, Portland, Oregon 97232, USA
    Tob Control 13:23-8. 2004
    ..To assess the degree to which smokers living with a full household ban on smoking change their cessation related behaviour...
  7. pmc Is a statewide tobacco quitline an appropriate service for specific populations?
    Julie E Maher
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Multnomah County Health Department and Oregon Department of Human Services, Portland, OR, USA
    Tob Control 16:i65-70. 2007
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Secondhand smoke exposure in Alaskan households with children
    C W Dent
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Rural Remote Health 10:1564. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Does tobacco industry marketing excessively impact lesbian, gay and bisexual communities?
    J A Dilley
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Multnomah County Health Department, Portland, Oregon 97232, USA
    Tob Control 17:385-90. 2008
    ..Pro-tobacco messages may diminish the effectiveness of tobacco control activities and contribute to the high smoking prevalence among LGB populations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Support for spirituality in smoking cessation: results of pilot survey
    David Gonzales
    OHSU Smoking Cessation Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239 3098, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:299-303. 2007
    ..We conclude that smokers, especially heavier smokers, may be receptive to using spiritual resources in a quit attempt and that spirituality in tobacco dependence treatment warrants additional investigation and program development...
  11. doi request reprint Longitudinal study of household smoking ban adoption among households with at least one smoker: associated factors, barriers, and smoker support
    Barbara A Pizacani
    Oregon Department of Human Services, Program Design and Evaluation Services, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:533-40. 2008
    ..Associated follow-up factors included cessation and reduced consumption. Ninety-one percent of respondents reported smoker support of a ban. Future work should focus on ban establishment in households with more highly addicted smokers...
  12. ncbi request reprint Are Latinos really less likely to be smokers? Lessons from Oregon
    Julie E Maher
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Multnomah County Health Department, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:283-7. 2005
    ..Although programs for Latinos should reinforce protective aspects of Latino culture, decreasing the smoking prevalence in the U.S. mainstream culture might mitigate the negative impact of acculturation on smoking behaviors...
  13. pmc The impact of clean indoor air exemptions and preemption policies on the prevalence of a tobacco-specific lung carcinogen among nonsmoking bar and restaurant workers
    Michael J Stark
    Program Design and Evaluation Services, Multnomah County Health Department and the Oregon Department of Human Services, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1457-63. 2007
    ..We studied the impact of clean indoor air law exemptions and preemption policies on the prevalence of a tobacco-specific lung carcinogen-4-(methylnitrosamino)-1-(3-pyridyl)-1-butanone (NNK)--among nonsmoking bar and restaurant workers...
  14. pmc Solution for survey discrepancies in Washington State smoking prevalence
    Michael J Boysun
    Prev Chronic Dis 3:A27. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint Response letter to: Tang H, Greenwood GL, Cowling DW, Lloyd JC, Roeseler AG, Bal DG. Cigarette smoking among lesbians, gays, and bisexuals: how serious a problem?
    Julia A Dilley
    Cancer Causes Control 16:1133-4. 2005