K Ahijevych

Summary

Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Beliefs about tobacco among Appalachian current and former users
    Karen Ahijevych
    Ohio State University Colleges of Nursing and Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH, 43210, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 16:93-102. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Smoke constituent exposure and stage of change in black and white women cigarette smokers
    K Ahijevych
    Ohio State University, College of Nursing, Columbus 43210, USA
    Addict Behav 24:115-20. 1999
  3. doi request reprint The relationships between menthol cigarette preference and state tobacco control policies on smoking behaviors of young adult smokers in the 2006-07 Tobacco Use Supplements to the Current Population Surveys (TUS CPS)
    Karen Ahijevych
    The Ohio State University, College of Nursing, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Addiction 105:46-54. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Menthol pharmacology and its potential impact on cigarette smoking behavior
    Karen Ahijevych
    College of Nursing and College of Medicine and Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S17-28. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing cotinine half-life during smoking abstinence in African American and Caucasian women
    Karen L Ahijevych
    Ohio State University College of Nursing, Columbus 43210, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 4:423-31. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Nicotine metabolism variability and nicotine addiction
    K Ahijevych
    Ohio State University, College of Nursing, Columbus 43210, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 1:S59-62; discussion S69-70. 1999
  7. pmc The role of menthol in cigarettes as a reinforcer of smoking behavior
    Karen Ahijevych
    Ohio State University, College of Nursing, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:S110-6. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Descriptive outcomes of the American Lung Association of Ohio hypnotherapy smoking cessation program
    K Ahijevych
    Ohio State University, College of Nursing, Columbus 43210, USA
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 48:374-87. 2000
  9. pmc Omega-3 fatty acids effect on wound healing
    Jodi C McDaniel
    The Ohio State University, College of Nursing, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1289, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 16:337-45. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Process evaluation of a nurse-delivered smoking relapse prevention program for new mothers
    Judith Groner
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, 43204, USA
    J Community Health Nurs 22:157-67. 2005

Research Grants

  1. Menthol, Ethnicity and Nicotine Dependence
    Karen Ahijevych; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Beliefs about tobacco among Appalachian current and former users
    Karen Ahijevych
    Ohio State University Colleges of Nursing and Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH, 43210, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 16:93-102. 2003
    ..Similarities to treatment needs of tobacco users in general underscore the point that rural Appalachians require best practice tobacco treatment integrating unique cultural aspects of family and personal independence...
  2. ncbi request reprint Smoke constituent exposure and stage of change in black and white women cigarette smokers
    K Ahijevych
    Ohio State University, College of Nursing, Columbus 43210, USA
    Addict Behav 24:115-20. 1999
    ..Black women, all stages combined, had higher negative beliefs about smoking than did White women. Implications for assessment of smoking patterns and intervention are discussed...
  3. doi request reprint The relationships between menthol cigarette preference and state tobacco control policies on smoking behaviors of young adult smokers in the 2006-07 Tobacco Use Supplements to the Current Population Surveys (TUS CPS)
    Karen Ahijevych
    The Ohio State University, College of Nursing, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Addiction 105:46-54. 2010
    ..To examine relationships between the preference for menthol cigarettes and young adult smoking behaviors, including the extent to which state tobacco control policies moderate these relationships...
  4. ncbi request reprint Menthol pharmacology and its potential impact on cigarette smoking behavior
    Karen Ahijevych
    College of Nursing and College of Medicine and Public Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S17-28. 2004
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  5. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing cotinine half-life during smoking abstinence in African American and Caucasian women
    Karen L Ahijevych
    Ohio State University College of Nursing, Columbus 43210, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 4:423-31. 2002
    ..To improve accuracy in correctly classifying non-smokers with cotinine levels, a period of at least 7 days of smoking abstinence may be warranted...
  6. ncbi request reprint Nicotine metabolism variability and nicotine addiction
    K Ahijevych
    Ohio State University, College of Nursing, Columbus 43210, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 1:S59-62; discussion S69-70. 1999
    ..While there are numerous factors that impact initiation and maintenance of smoking behavior, nicotine metabolism may represent one important aspect...
  7. pmc The role of menthol in cigarettes as a reinforcer of smoking behavior
    Karen Ahijevych
    Ohio State University, College of Nursing, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:S110-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of this paper is to synthesize research related to the role of menthol's sensory characteristics in strengthening the reinforcing effects of nicotine in cigarettes and the impact on nicotine addiction and smoking behavior...
  8. ncbi request reprint Descriptive outcomes of the American Lung Association of Ohio hypnotherapy smoking cessation program
    K Ahijevych
    Ohio State University, College of Nursing, Columbus 43210, USA
    Int J Clin Exp Hypn 48:374-87. 2000
    ..Hypnotherapy smoking cessation treatment offers an alternative cessation method, which may meet the unique needs of certain individuals...
  9. pmc Omega-3 fatty acids effect on wound healing
    Jodi C McDaniel
    The Ohio State University, College of Nursing, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1289, USA
    Wound Repair Regen 16:337-45. 2008
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  10. ncbi request reprint Process evaluation of a nurse-delivered smoking relapse prevention program for new mothers
    Judith Groner
    Department of Pediatrics, The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, 43204, USA
    J Community Health Nurs 22:157-67. 2005
    ..In 87% of home visits, nurses implemented all 5 intervention components with self-reported nonsmokers. The conclusion is as follows: A nurse-delivered smoking relapse prevention intervention for new mothers was feasible and acceptable...
  11. ncbi request reprint Smoke constituent exposure and smoking topography of adolescent daily cigarette smokers
    Teresa Wood
    Capital University School of Nursing, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:853-62. 2004
    ..Results indicated adolescents had considerable smoke constituent exposure and nicotine dependence suggesting the importance of appropriate smoking cessation treatment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Nursing students' beliefs about smoking, their own smoking behaviors, and use of professional tobacco treatment intervention
    Kimberly Jenkins
    Ohio State University College of Nursing, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Appl Nurs Res 16:164-72. 2003
    ..Smoking-related morbidity and mortality warrant consistent use of clinical practice guidelines by nursing students and professional nurses...
  13. doi request reprint Effect of n-3 oral supplements on the n-6/n-3 ratio in young adults
    Jodi C McDaniel
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    West J Nurs Res 32:64-80. 2010
    ..3 +/- 1.6) than the placebo group (16.8 +/- 3.5) by study completion. The results suggest that more balanced n-6/n-3 ratios may be achieved efficiently in healthy, young adults with supplements containing EPA and DHA...
  14. ncbi request reprint The impact of a brief intervention on maternal smoking behavior
    J A Groner
    Section of Ambulatory Pediatrics, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus Children s Hospital, Columbus, OH, USA
    Pediatrics 105:267-71. 2000
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  15. ncbi request reprint Levels of cigarette availability and exposure in black and white women and efficient smokers
    Karen Ahijevych
    College of Nursing, College of Medicine and Public Health, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA Ahijevych 1 osu edu
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 77:685-93. 2004
    ..Levels of smoke exposure postcigarette in persons who reduce cigarettes per day in response to restricted cigarette availability may be substantial...
  16. ncbi request reprint Biological models for studying and assessing tobacco use
    Karen Ahijevych
    The Ohio State University, College of Nursing, USA
    Annu Rev Nurs Res 27:145-68. 2009
    ..The opportunity for nurse scientists educated in biological inquiry in tobacco-related research is great. Nurse scientists actively involved in multidisciplinary translational teams to address nicotine addition are needed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Exercise training and smoking cessation as the cornerstones of managing claudication
    S K Christman
    Department of Nursing, Cedarville University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 15:64-77. 2001
    ..It is hoped that this article will help health care professionals present accurate information to their patients with PAD, address the difficulties in lifestyle change, and intervene effectively...

Research Grants3

  1. Menthol, Ethnicity and Nicotine Dependence
    Karen Ahijevych; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings may inform future tobacco dependence treatment with smokers who prefer menthol cigarettes. ..