Lynn T Kozlowski

Summary

Affiliation: Pennsylvania State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Little cigars, big cigars: omissions and commissions of harm and harm reduction information on the Internet
    Katherine M Dollar
    State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:819-26. 2008
  2. pmc Smokers are unaware of the filter vents now on most cigarettes: results of a national survey
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Penn State University, University Park 16802, USA
    Tob Control 5:265-70. 1996
  3. pmc Some practical points on harm reduction: what to tell your lawmaker and what to tell your brother about Swedish snus
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, PA 16802, USA
    Tob Control 12:372-3. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Most smokeless tobacco use is not a causal gateway to cigarettes: using order of product use to evaluate causation in a national US sample
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA
    Addiction 98:1077-85. 2003
  5. pmc Three soliloquies on tobacco industry funding of university research
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Penn State, 315 East Health and Human Development, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Tob Control 12:234-5. 2003
  6. pmc An extremely compensatible cigarette by design: documentary evidence on industry awareness and reactions to the Barclay filter design cheating the tar testing system
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Tob Control 14:64-70. 2005
  7. pmc First, tell the truth: a dialogue on human rights, deception, and the use of smokeless tobacco as a substitute for cigarettes
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Penn State, 315 East Health and Human Development, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Tob Control 12:34-6. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Harm reduction, public health, and human rights: smokers have a right to be informed of significant harm reduction options
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Department of Behavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 4:S55-60. 2002
  9. pmc "Not safe" is not enough: smokers have a right to know more than there is no safe tobacco product
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, 315 East Health and Human Development, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Tob Control 14:ii3-7. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Breaking up with your drug can be hard to do, but is it mainly because compulsive behavior involves specific brain regions?
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Program in Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 6508, USA
    Addiction 99:1503; discussion 1506-7. 2004

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. doi request reprint Little cigars, big cigars: omissions and commissions of harm and harm reduction information on the Internet
    Katherine M Dollar
    State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:819-26. 2008
    ..Improvement of these Web sites is urgently needed to provide the public with high-quality health information...
  2. pmc Smokers are unaware of the filter vents now on most cigarettes: results of a national survey
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Penn State University, University Park 16802, USA
    Tob Control 5:265-70. 1996
    ..To evaluate awareness and knowledge of cigarette filter ventilation in a national probability sample of smokers of Ultra-light, Light, and regular cigarettes...
  3. pmc Some practical points on harm reduction: what to tell your lawmaker and what to tell your brother about Swedish snus
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, PA 16802, USA
    Tob Control 12:372-3. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Most smokeless tobacco use is not a causal gateway to cigarettes: using order of product use to evaluate causation in a national US sample
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA
    Addiction 98:1077-85. 2003
    ..To evaluate non-causal and causal patterns of smokeless tobacco (SLT) and cigarette use; to assess the prevalence of 'non-gateway' and possible 'gateway' patterns of SLT use...
  5. pmc Three soliloquies on tobacco industry funding of university research
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Penn State, 315 East Health and Human Development, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Tob Control 12:234-5. 2003
    ..The view on tobacco industry funding for university research, from three very differing perspectives..
  6. pmc An extremely compensatible cigarette by design: documentary evidence on industry awareness and reactions to the Barclay filter design cheating the tar testing system
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Tob Control 14:64-70. 2005
    ....
  7. pmc First, tell the truth: a dialogue on human rights, deception, and the use of smokeless tobacco as a substitute for cigarettes
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Penn State, 315 East Health and Human Development, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Tob Control 12:34-6. 2003
    ..The use of smokeless tobacco as a substitute for cigarettes raises many scientific and ethical issues, as the fictitious discussion below reveals...
  8. ncbi request reprint Harm reduction, public health, and human rights: smokers have a right to be informed of significant harm reduction options
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Department of Behavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 4:S55-60. 2002
    ..Smokers also have a right to truthful information about lower-tar cigarettes that have been erroneously promoted as risk reducing...
  9. pmc "Not safe" is not enough: smokers have a right to know more than there is no safe tobacco product
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, 315 East Health and Human Development, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Tob Control 14:ii3-7. 2005
    ..This right should be respected whether or not harm reduction policies are judged advisable...
  10. ncbi request reprint Breaking up with your drug can be hard to do, but is it mainly because compulsive behavior involves specific brain regions?
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Program in Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802 6508, USA
    Addiction 99:1503; discussion 1506-7. 2004
  11. pmc Maximum yields might improve public health--if filter vents were banned: a lesson from the history of vented filters
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Tob Control 15:262-6. 2006
    ..It may be necessary to link low maximum yields with the banning of filter ventilation to achieve public health benefit from such maxima...
  12. ncbi request reprint Using a telephone survey to acquire genetic and behavioral data related to cigarette smoking in "made-anonymous" and "registry" samples
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, College of Health and Human Development, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 156:68-77. 2002
    ..The authors conclude that random digit dialing surveys coupled with mail collection of DNA may constitute a practical method of obtaining DNA samples for biobehavioral research...
  13. pmc Cigarette filter ventilation is a defective design because of misleading taste, bigger puffs, and blocked vents
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Tob Control 11:I40-50. 2002
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  14. pmc Filter ventilation and nicotine content of tobacco in cigarettes from Canada, the United Kingdom, and the United States
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Penn State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    Tob Control 7:369-75. 1998
    ..The purpose was to determine filter ventilation and the nicotine content of tobacco and their contribution to machine-smoked yields of cigarettes from the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom...
  15. ncbi request reprint Persistent effects of a message counter-marketing light cigarettes: results of a randomized controlled trial
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    Addict Behav 26:447-52. 2001
    ..Systematic counter-marketing of Lights is recommended. A telephone-based exposure and follow-up procedure could be a good way to study message effects...
  16. ncbi request reprint Smoker reactions to a "radio message" that Light cigarettes are as dangerous as Regular cigarettes
    L T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Penn State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 1:67-76. 1999
    ..The majority of smokers of Light cigarettes seem to value being informed that Light cigarettes are as dangerous for them as Regular cigarettes, and this information increases their intentions to quit smoking...
  17. ncbi request reprint Dopamine receptor genes (DRD2, DRD3 and DRD4) and gene-gene interactions associated with smoking-related behaviors
    David J Vandenbergh
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802 2321, USA
    Addict Biol 12:106-16. 2007
    ..020) and trouble sleeping (P = 0.015). An interaction between DRD2 and DRD3 was found for trouble concentrating (P = 0.020). These relationships present possible dopamine-related responses to nicotine that warrant further study...
  18. ncbi request reprint An examination of early smoking experiences and smoking status in a national cross-sectional sample
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16801, USA
    Addiction 100:1352-7. 2005
    ..To extend previous work showing lightheadedness from and liking for smoking to be associated with continued smoking while controlling for demographics and social influences that can also contribute to progression to established smoking...
  19. pmc Apply federal research rules on deception to misleading health information: an example on smokeless tobacco and cigarettes
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Public Health Rep 118:187-92. 2003
  20. ncbi request reprint Most smokeless tobacco use does not cause cigarette smoking: results from the 2000 National Household Survey on Drug Abuse
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, 315 East Health and Human Development, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Addict Behav 30:325-36. 2005
    ..This is likely due to linked experimentation. We argue that that the majority of SLT use cannot cause smoking, such that SLT effects on smoking initiation are minimal at best. Policy implications of these findings are discussed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Regular smokeless tobacco use is not a reliable predictor of smoking onset when psychosocial predictors are included in the model
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:535-43. 2003
    ..Tomar's analysis should not be used as reliable evidence that smokeless tobacco may be a starter product for cigarettes...
  22. ncbi request reprint A digital image analysis system for identifying filter vent blocking on ultralight cigarettes
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Behavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:533-7. 2005
    ..The results indicate that the pattern of color saturation is related to vent blocking. Implications for tobacco control research and policy are discussed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Smoking status and the human dopamine transporter variable number of tandem repeats (VNTR) polymorphism: failure to replicate and finding that never-smokers may be different
    David J Vandenbergh
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Center for Developmental and Health Genetics, The Pennsylvania State University, 225 Research Building E, University Park, PA 16802 2321, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 4:333-40. 2002
    ..We have also developed an improved set of polymerase chain reaction conditions to increase the frequency of successful amplification of DAT'sw VNTR, which is a long, G+C-rich repeat...
  24. ncbi request reprint A system for automatic quantification of cigarette smoking behavior
    Joseph P Stitt
    Appl Res Lab, Pennsylvania State Univ, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:4771-4. 2006
    ..Subsequently, image processing and analysis algorithms were applied to the movie frames to form a time-series, termed the smoking topography, which quantified various parameters of smoking behavior...
  25. pmc African Americans' attitudes toward cigarette excise taxes
    Gary King
    315 Health and Human Development East, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:828-34. 2003
    ..This study examined African Americans' opinions regarding cigarette excise taxes and other tobacco control issues...
  26. pmc Smoking is associated with worse mood on stressful days: results from a national diary study
    Keith R Aronson
    Social Science Research Institute, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Ann Behav Med 36:259-69. 2008
    ..Moreover, prior studies have typically not considered contextual factors (e.g., daily stressors) that may impact the smoking-NA relationship...
  27. ncbi request reprint Advice on using over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapy-patch, gum, or lozenge-to quit smoking
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2140-50. 2007
    ..The statement integrates state of the art clinical practice guidelines in a patient-centered format and presents information for policy makers to effectively support quit attempts...
  28. pmc How did UK cigarette makers reduce tar to 10 mg or less?
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    BMJ 332:302. 2006
  29. ncbi request reprint The proposed tobacco regulation: the triumph of hope over experience?
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Tob Control 17:74-5. 2008
  30. ncbi request reprint Effect of smokeless tobacco product marketing and use on population harm from tobacco use policy perspective for tobacco-risk reduction
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Department of Health Behavior, State University of New York Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14214 3079, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S379-86. 2007
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint What smokers believe about light and ultralight cigarettes
    Jean Francois Etter
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Prev Med 36:92-8. 2003
    ..To assess the knowledge of smokers and ex-smokers about light cigarettes and nicotine yields and their perception of the risk of lung cancer, and to identify the characteristics of smokers of light cigarettes...
  32. ncbi request reprint Digital image analysis of cigarette filter staining to estimate smoke exposure
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:865-71. 2007
    ..These data suggest that digital image analysis of spent cigarette butts can serve as a reliable proxy measure of total smoke volume...
  33. ncbi request reprint Changes in nicotine intake and cigarette use over time in two nationally representative cross-sectional samples of smokers
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:750-9. 2006
    ..In addition, these data are inconsistent with the hypothesis that the remaining population of smokers is becoming more dependent on nicotine over time...
  34. ncbi request reprint DAT's not all, but it may be more than we realize
    David J Vandenbergh
    Nicotine Tob Res 4:251-2. 2002
  35. pmc Revising the machine smoking regime for cigarette emissions: implications for tobacco control policy
    David Hammond
    Health Studies and Gerontology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1
    Tob Control 16:8-14. 2007
    ..However, the current international standard for generating cigarette emissions--the ISO machine smoking regime--is widely acknowledged to be inappropriate for purposes of setting regulatory restrictions...
  36. ncbi request reprint Differential influence of maternal smoking on infant birth weight: gene-environment interaction and targeted intervention
    George P Vogler
    JAMA 287:241-2. 2002
  37. ncbi request reprint The effect of filter vent blocking and smoking topography on carbon monoxide levels in smokers
    Andrew A Strasser
    Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 82:320-9. 2005
    ..When participants do not switch brands within a session, smoking topography measures are predictive of CO boost...
  38. doi request reprint Cigar/cigarillo surveillance: limitations of the U.S. Department of Agriculture system
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:424-6. 2008
    ..per thousand). A rise in the sales of little cigars in recent years is a cause for concern. The capacious second category could be obscuring the growth of sales in cigarillos...