Maansi Bansal-Travers

Summary

Affiliation: Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Awareness of pro-tobacco advertising and promotion and beliefs about tobacco use: findings from the Tobacco Control Policy (TCP) India Pilot Survey
    Maansi Bansal-Travers
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, United States Electronic address
    J Epidemiol Glob Health 4:303-13. 2014
  2. pmc Impact of smokeless tobacco packaging on perceptions and beliefs among youth, young adults, and adults in the U.S: findings from an internet-based cross-sectional survey
    Sarah E Adkison
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Health Behavior, Elm and Carlton Streets Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Harm Reduct J 11:2. 2014
  3. pmc Educating smokers about their cigarettes and nicotine medications
    Maansi Bansal-Travers
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Health Educ Res 25:678-86. 2010
  4. pmc The impact of cigarette pack design, descriptors, and warning labels on risk perception in the U.S
    Maansi Bansal-Travers
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:674-82. 2011
  5. pmc What do cigarette pack colors communicate to smokers in the U.S.?
    Maansi Bansal-Travers
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:683-9. 2011
  6. pmc Effectiveness of stop-smoking medications: findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey
    Karin A Kasza
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Addiction 108:193-202. 2013
  7. pmc Electronic nicotine delivery systems: international tobacco control four-country survey
    Sarah E Adkison
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:207-15. 2013
  8. pmc Estimating demand for alternatives to cigarettes with online purchase tasks
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:103-13. 2014
  9. pmc Relationship of cigarette-related perceptions to cigarette design features: findings from the 2009 ITC U.S. Survey
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:1943-7. 2013
  10. pmc Cigarette smokers' use of unconventional tobacco products and associations with quitting activity: findings from the ITC-4 U.S. cohort
    Karin A Kasza
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:672-81. 2014

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Awareness of pro-tobacco advertising and promotion and beliefs about tobacco use: findings from the Tobacco Control Policy (TCP) India Pilot Survey
    Maansi Bansal-Travers
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, United States Electronic address
    J Epidemiol Glob Health 4:303-13. 2014
    ..01). The findings from this study reiterate the need for stronger legislation and strict enforcement of bans on direct and indirect advertising and promotion of tobacco products in India...
  2. pmc Impact of smokeless tobacco packaging on perceptions and beliefs among youth, young adults, and adults in the U.S: findings from an internet-based cross-sectional survey
    Sarah E Adkison
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Health Behavior, Elm and Carlton Streets Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Harm Reduct J 11:2. 2014
    ..Additionally, we assess how effects of these messages may differ across age groups, including youth (14-17 years), young adults (18-25 years), and older adults (26-65 years)...
  3. pmc Educating smokers about their cigarettes and nicotine medications
    Maansi Bansal-Travers
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Health Educ Res 25:678-86. 2010
    ..This study found that the experimental materials were better recalled and contributed to higher levels of knowledge about specific cigarette design features; however, this did not translate into changes in smoking behavior...
  4. pmc The impact of cigarette pack design, descriptors, and warning labels on risk perception in the U.S
    Maansi Bansal-Travers
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:674-82. 2011
    ..In the U.S., limited evidence exists on the impact of colors and brand imagery used in cigarette pack design...
  5. pmc What do cigarette pack colors communicate to smokers in the U.S.?
    Maansi Bansal-Travers
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:683-9. 2011
    ..However, experience from countries that have removed these descriptors suggests that different terms, colors, or numbers communicating the same messages may replace them...
  6. pmc Effectiveness of stop-smoking medications: findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey
    Karin A Kasza
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Addiction 108:193-202. 2013
    ..To evaluate the population effectiveness of stop-smoking medications while accounting for potential recall bias by controlling for quit attempt recency...
  7. pmc Electronic nicotine delivery systems: international tobacco control four-country survey
    Sarah E Adkison
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:207-15. 2013
    ..Electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) initially emerged in 2003 and have since become widely available globally, particularly over the Internet...
  8. pmc Estimating demand for alternatives to cigarettes with online purchase tasks
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:103-13. 2014
    ..To explore how advertising affects demand for cigarettes and potential substitutes, including snus, dissolvable tobacco, and medicinal nicotine...
  9. pmc Relationship of cigarette-related perceptions to cigarette design features: findings from the 2009 ITC U.S. Survey
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:1943-7. 2013
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  10. pmc Cigarette smokers' use of unconventional tobacco products and associations with quitting activity: findings from the ITC-4 U.S. cohort
    Karin A Kasza
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:672-81. 2014
    ..We also evaluated associations between use of such products and cigarette quitting...
  11. doi request reprint Correcting over 50 years of tobacco industry misinformation
    Philip Smith
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, State University of New York at Buffalo, NY, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:690-8. 2011
    ..S. Federal Court ruled that the major domestic cigarette manufacturers were guilty of conspiring to deny, distort, and minimize the hazards of cigarette smoking to the public and ordered corrective statements to correct these deceptions...
  12. doi request reprint Pictorial health warning label content and smokers' understanding of smoking-related risks-a cross-country comparison
    Kamala Swayampakala
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Department of Health Promotion, Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA, School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1, VicHealth Centre for Tobacco Control, Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia, Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA, Department of Advertising and Public Relations, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA and Division of Marketing, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham NG1 4BU, UK
    Health Educ Res 30:35-45. 2015
    ..Pictorial HWL content is associated with greater awareness of smoking-related risks and toxic tobacco constituents. ..
  13. pmc Switching between menthol and nonmenthol cigarettes: findings from the u.s. Cohort of the international tobacco control four country survey
    Karin A Kasza
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:1255-65. 2014
    ..This article examines trends in switching between menthol and nonmenthol cigarettes, smoker characteristics associated with switching, and associations among switching, indicators of nicotine dependence, and quitting activity...
  14. doi request reprint Longer term impact of cigarette package warnings in Australia compared with the United Kingdom and Canada
    Lin Li
    Nigel Gray Fellowship Group, Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia, Hollings Cancer Center, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA, Department of Health Promotion, Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, SE5 8BB, UK, Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1, Canada, Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7, Canada, School of Public Health and Health Systems, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1, Canada and Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Health Educ Res 30:67-80. 2015
    ..Having two rotating sets of warnings does not appear to reduce wear-out over a single set of warnings. Warning size may be more important than warning type in preventing wear-out, although both probably contribute interactively. ..
  15. pmc What would menthol smokers do if menthol in cigarettes were banned? Behavioral intentions and simulated demand
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Addiction 107:1330-8. 2012
    ..The US Food and Drug Administration must consider whether to ban the use of menthol in cigarettes. This study examines how current smokers might respond to such a ban on menthol cigarettes...
  16. pmc Patterns and correlates of polytobacco use in the United States over a decade: NSDUH 2002-2011
    Brian V Fix
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Street, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA Electronic address
    Addict Behav 39:768-81. 2014
    ..Few studies have examined the patterns and correlates of polytobacco use among a large, nationally representative population over an extended period of time...
  17. pmc Smoke-free homes and smoking cessation and relapse in a longitudinal population of adults
    Andrew Hyland
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:614-8. 2009
    ..The present study reports on the prevalence of smoke-free homes, the characteristics of participants who adopted a smoke-free home policy, and the association between smoke-free homes and subsequent predictors of smoking cessation...
  18. pmc US smokers' reactions to a brief trial of oral nicotine products
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Harm Reduct J 8:1. 2011
    ..abstract:..