R M Bray

Summary

Affiliation: RTI International
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Trends in binge and heavy drinking, alcohol-related problems, and combat exposure in the U.S. military
    Robert M Bray
    Behavioral Health and Criminal Justice Research Division, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 48:799-810. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use after forced abstinence in basic training among United States Navy and Air Force trainees
    Robert M Bray
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, P O Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:15-22. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Substance use trends among active duty military personnel: findings from the United States Department of Defense Health Related Behavior Surveys, 1980-2005
    Robert M Bray
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Addiction 102:1092-101. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Progress toward healthy people 2000 objectives among U.S. military personnel
    Robert M Bray
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Prev Med 42:390-6. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Trends in substance use among US military personnel: the impact of changing demographic composition
    R M Bray
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 35:949-69. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Nonmedical use of prescription stimulants in the United States
    Larry A Kroutil
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 84:135-43. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and lifestyle correlates of premenstrual symptoms among military women
    Laurel L Hourani
    Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:812-21. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Measurement invariance of alcohol use motivations in junior military personnel at risk for depression or anxiety
    Jason Williams
    Behavioral Health and Criminal Justice Research Division, RTI International, Hobbs Building, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Addict Behav 35:444-51. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of smoking and other substance use by urban women on the birthweight of their infants
    Wendy A Visscher
    RTI, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:1063-93. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and health correlates of types of traumatic event exposures among U.S. military personnel
    Laurel L Hourani
    RTI, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Mil Med 168:736-43. 2003

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Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Trends in binge and heavy drinking, alcohol-related problems, and combat exposure in the U.S. military
    Robert M Bray
    Behavioral Health and Criminal Justice Research Division, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 48:799-810. 2013
    ..8%) and binge (54.8%) drinking than their counterparts (17% and 45%, respectively). Heavy and binge drinking put service members at high risk for problems that diminish force readiness and psychological fitness. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use after forced abstinence in basic training among United States Navy and Air Force trainees
    Robert M Bray
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, P O Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 71:15-22. 2010
    ..The present study examined drinking rates of U.S. Navy and Air Force trainees during the month before attending basic training and after the ban on drinking alcohol was lifted during advanced training...
  3. ncbi request reprint Substance use trends among active duty military personnel: findings from the United States Department of Defense Health Related Behavior Surveys, 1980-2005
    Robert M Bray
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Addiction 102:1092-101. 2007
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  4. ncbi request reprint Progress toward healthy people 2000 objectives among U.S. military personnel
    Robert M Bray
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Prev Med 42:390-6. 2006
    ..Examine progress toward Healthy People 2000 objectives among active-duty military personnel and identify subgroups at risk for not meeting objectives...
  5. ncbi request reprint Trends in substance use among US military personnel: the impact of changing demographic composition
    R M Bray
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 35:949-69. 2000
    ..Findings indicate that changes in demographic composition may need to be controlled when assessing trends from cross-sectional surveys...
  6. ncbi request reprint Nonmedical use of prescription stimulants in the United States
    Larry A Kroutil
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 84:135-43. 2006
    ..This study estimated prevalences and correlates of stimulant diversion in the United States and examined relationships between diversion and measures of abuse or dependence...
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and lifestyle correlates of premenstrual symptoms among military women
    Laurel L Hourani
    Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:812-21. 2004
    ..This study examines the prevalence and correlates of self-reported premenstrual symptoms among a large, population-based sample of reproductive age, active-duty women...
  8. doi request reprint Measurement invariance of alcohol use motivations in junior military personnel at risk for depression or anxiety
    Jason Williams
    Behavioral Health and Criminal Justice Research Division, RTI International, Hobbs Building, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Addict Behav 35:444-51. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint The impact of smoking and other substance use by urban women on the birthweight of their infants
    Wendy A Visscher
    RTI, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:1063-93. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and health correlates of types of traumatic event exposures among U.S. military personnel
    Laurel L Hourani
    RTI, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Mil Med 168:736-43. 2003
    ..Health outcomes of trauma exposure vary by type of traumatic event: type of exposure experience, rank, and gender...
  11. ncbi request reprint Trends in overweight and physical activity among U.S. military personnel, 1995-1998
    C H Lindquist
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, 27709, USA
    Prev Med 32:57-65. 2001
    ..The results of this study suggest that the rise in overweight among the military is not explained by a decrease in physical activity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Using social indicators to estimate county-level substance use intervention and treatment needs
    M Herman-Stahl
    Division of Health and Social Policy, Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 36:501-21. 2001
    ..The results suggest that substance misuse may be successfully modeled by a few easy to obtain and reliably measured variables describing the population characteristics of local communities...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cigar and pipe smoking in the U.S. military: prevalence, trends, and correlates
    R P Sanchez
    Research Triangle Institute, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709-2194, USA
    Mil Med 166:903-8. 2001
    ..These findings suggest that military tobacco prevention and early intervention programs would benefit from including components that deal specifically with cigar and pipe use in addition to cigarette smoking...
  14. ncbi request reprint Substance use and mental health trends among U.S. military active duty personnel: key findings from the 2008 DoD Health Behavior Survey
    Robert M Bray
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Mil Med 175:390-9. 2010
    ..Examine substance use and mental health issues among U.S. military personnel...
  15. ncbi request reprint Regional differences in alcohol use among U. S. military personnel
    Robert M Bray
    RTI International, PO Box 12194, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:229-38. 2005
    ..S. military personnel stationed in different world regions and to examine factors that may account for regional differences...
  16. ncbi request reprint Smoking and body weight as markers of fitness for duty among U.S. military personnel
    C Keith Haddock
    University of Missouri Kansas City, School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO 64110, USA
    Mil Med 172:527-32. 2007
    ..Although the military has targeted both health issues, only weight status is included in tests of fitness. This study contrasted the relative utility of body weight and smoking as markers for fitness for duty...
  17. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use and perceived financial strain among junior enlisted in the U.S. Military in 2002
    Sara A Pyle
    Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, 1750 Independence Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64106, USA
    Prev Med 45:460-3. 2007
    ..J. Am. Med. Assoc. 291, 1239-1245). The issue of this financial burden is particularly salient for young enlisted in the military who often struggle with financial issues and who continue to use tobacco at relatively high rates...