PAUL MICHAEL CINCIRIPINI

Summary

Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint "Withdrawal symptoms" in adolescents: a comparison of former smokers and never-smokers
    Alexander V Prokhorov
    Department of Behavioral Science, Division of Cancer Prevention, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:909-13. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Effects of varenicline and bupropion sustained-release use plus intensive smoking cessation counseling on prolonged abstinence from smoking and on depression, negative affect, and other symptoms of nicotine withdrawal
    Paul M Cinciripini
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:522-33. 2013
  3. pmc Subjective social status predicts long-term smoking abstinence
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:135. 2011
  4. pmc Effects of an intensive depression-focused intervention for smoking cessation in pregnancy
    Paul M Cinciripini
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Behavioral Science, Unit 1330, P O Box 301439, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:44-54. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Combined effects of venlafaxine, nicotine replacement, and brief counseling on smoking cessation
    Paul M Cinciripini
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77230, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 13:282-92. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The effects of smoking deprivation and nicotine administration on emotional reactivity
    Paul M Cinciripini
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas, Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:379-92. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of depressed mood on smoking cessation: mediation by postcessation self-efficacy
    Paul M Cinciripini
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030 4095, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:292-301. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The effects of the DRD2 polymorphism on smoking cessation and negative affect: evidence for a pharmacogenetic effect on mood
    Paul Cinciripini
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:229-39. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Nicotine withdrawal in smokers with current depressive disorders undergoing intensive smoking cessation treatment
    Janice A Blalock
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77230 1439, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:122-8. 2008
  10. pmc Mechanisms linking socioeconomic status to smoking cessation: a structural equation modeling approach
    Michael S Businelle
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, UT School of Public Health, Dallas Regional Campus, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9128, USA
    Health Psychol 29:262-73. 2010

Research Grants

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Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint "Withdrawal symptoms" in adolescents: a comparison of former smokers and never-smokers
    Alexander V Prokhorov
    Department of Behavioral Science, Division of Cancer Prevention, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:909-13. 2005
    ..Because most adolescents tend to be lighter smokers, future tobacco use and cessation studies should interpret adult withdrawal symptoms among adolescents with caution...
  2. doi request reprint Effects of varenicline and bupropion sustained-release use plus intensive smoking cessation counseling on prolonged abstinence from smoking and on depression, negative affect, and other symptoms of nicotine withdrawal
    Paul M Cinciripini
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:522-33. 2013
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  3. pmc Subjective social status predicts long-term smoking abstinence
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:135. 2011
    ....
  4. pmc Effects of an intensive depression-focused intervention for smoking cessation in pregnancy
    Paul M Cinciripini
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Behavioral Science, Unit 1330, P O Box 301439, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:44-54. 2010
    ..No significant main effects of treatment were hypothesized...
  5. ncbi request reprint Combined effects of venlafaxine, nicotine replacement, and brief counseling on smoking cessation
    Paul M Cinciripini
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77230, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 13:282-92. 2005
    ..The findings suggest that venlafaxine could have some role to play in the treatment of lighter smokers, in addition to the expected benefits of nicotine replacement therapy and behavioral counseling...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effects of smoking deprivation and nicotine administration on emotional reactivity
    Paul M Cinciripini
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas, Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:379-92. 2006
    ..These effects are consistent with formulations of addiction, stressing that withdrawal may both increase the reinforcement salience of smoking stimuli and decrease habituation to negative emotional stimuli...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of depressed mood on smoking cessation: mediation by postcessation self-efficacy
    Paul M Cinciripini
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77030 4095, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:292-301. 2003
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The effects of the DRD2 polymorphism on smoking cessation and negative affect: evidence for a pharmacogenetic effect on mood
    Paul Cinciripini
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:229-39. 2004
    ..However, the results for the A2s provide evidence for a genotype-specific response to a pharmacological intervention, which could have implications for the development of future treatments...
  9. doi request reprint Nicotine withdrawal in smokers with current depressive disorders undergoing intensive smoking cessation treatment
    Janice A Blalock
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston 77230 1439, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:122-8. 2008
    ..Findings also suggest that abstinence may be associated with improvement in affect...
  10. pmc Mechanisms linking socioeconomic status to smoking cessation: a structural equation modeling approach
    Michael S Businelle
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, UT School of Public Health, Dallas Regional Campus, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX 75390 9128, USA
    Health Psychol 29:262-73. 2010
    ..The aim of the current study was to develop and test a conceptual model of the mechanisms linking socioeconomic status (SES) to smoking cessation...
  11. pmc Generalized craving, self-report of arousal, and cue reactivity after brief abstinence
    Brian L Carter
    Department of Behavioral Science, Unit 1330, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, PO Box 301439, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:823-6. 2009
    ..g., classical conditioning) and are associated with motivational factors that maintain nicotine dependence. However, much less is known about the degree to which these responses are maintained or diminished during quitting...
  12. pmc Pathways between socioeconomic status and modifiable risk factors among African American smokers
    Darla E Kendzor
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    J Behav Med 32:545-57. 2009
    ..Policy, community, and individual-level interventions may attenuate the impact of socioeconomic status on health by targeting intermediate psychosocial, environmental, and behavioral pathways...
  13. doi request reprint Cigarette cues capture smokers' attention: evidence from event-related potentials
    Francesco Versace
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Psychophysiology 47:435-41. 2010
    ..The depletion of attentional resources in the presence of cigarette-related cues may contribute to the high relapse rate observed during attempts to quit smoking...
  14. doi request reprint Impact of A Smoking Prevention Interactive Experience (ASPIRE), an interactive, multimedia smoking prevention and cessation curriculum for culturally diverse high-school students
    Alexander V Prokhorov
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1477-85. 2008
    ..ASPIRE demonstrated the potential for an interactive multimedia program to promote smoking prevention. Further studies are required to determine ASPIRE's effects on cessation...
  15. doi request reprint Race/ethnicity and multiple cancer risk factors among individuals seeking smoking cessation treatment
    Darla E Kendzor
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 1140, P O Box 301402, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2937-45. 2008
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  16. pmc Light versus heavy smoking among African American men and women
    Michael S Businelle
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Addict Behav 34:197-203. 2009
    ..These findings highlight important similarities and differences between AA LS and MHS, and have implications for the treatment of AA smokers...
  17. pmc Preventing postpartum smoking relapse among diverse low-income women: a randomized clinical trial
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 1440, P O Box 301402, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:326-35. 2010
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  18. pmc Financial strain and smoking cessation among racially/ethnically diverse smokers
    Darla E Kendzor
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:702-6. 2010
    ..We evaluated the influence of financial strain on smoking cessation among Latino, African American, and Caucasian smokers of predominantly low socioeconomic status...
  19. doi request reprint Real-time craving differences between black and white smokers
    Brian L Carter
    University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Am J Addict 19:136-40. 2010
    ..Racial differences in psychological factors related to smoking are explored in the contexts of genetic, sociological, and psychophysiological distinctions. Implications for practice and research are discussed. (Am J Addict 2010;00:1-5)...
  20. pmc Subjective social status affects smoking abstinence during acute withdrawal through affective mediators
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Addiction 105:928-36. 2010
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  21. doi request reprint Project ASPIRE: an Interactive, Multimedia Smoking Prevention and Cessation curriculum for culturally diverse high school students
    Alexander V Prokhorov
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77230 1439, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 45:983-1006. 2010
    ..The intervention program holds considerable promise in its ability to reduce smoking among teens...
  22. pmc The serotonin transporter gene and startle response during nicotine deprivation
    Jennifer A Minnix
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, United States
    Biol Psychol 86:1-8. 2011
    ..The results suggest that l/l smokers, who may have higher levels of the serotonin transporter and more rapid synaptic serotonin clearance, experience substantial reduction in activation of the defensive system when exposed to nicotine...
  23. pmc The effect of tobacco outlet density and proximity on smoking cessation
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Health Disparities Research, Unit 1440, PO Box 301402, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:315-20. 2011
    ..We examined the influence of tobacco outlet density and residential proximity to tobacco outlets on continuous smoking abstinence 6 months after a quit attempt...
  24. pmc Brain reactivity to emotional, neutral and cigarette-related stimuli in smokers
    Francesco Versace
    Department of Behavioral Science, Unit 1330, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, P O Box 301439, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Addict Biol 16:296-307. 2011
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  25. pmc A multimodal approach to assessing the impact of nicotine dependence, nicotine abstinence, and craving on negative affect in smokers
    Jason D Robinson
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 19:40-52. 2011
    ..Craving was associated with negative affect across measurement modalities. These results highlight the benefits of using multimodal measures to study the impact of nicotine dependence and withdrawal on negative affect and craving...
  26. pmc Socioeconomic status, negative affect, and modifiable cancer risk factors in African-American smokers
    Darla E Kendzor
    Department of Health Disparities Research, Unit 1440, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, P O Box 301402, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2546-54. 2008
    ..Stress and negative affect may be an important treatment target within behavioral interventions for African-American smokers of low SES...
  27. pmc Nicotine differentially inhibits the acoustic startle reflex in African American and Caucasian American smokers
    Cho Y Lam
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Addict Behav 33:1521-8. 2008
    ..Although nicotine suppresses startle responding in both AA and CA smokers, the effect is modulated by different cue conditions, suggesting that there may be racial differences in components of smoking motivation...
  28. ncbi request reprint A brief review of pharmacotherapies for smoking cessation
    Cho Y Lam
    Department of Behavioral Science Unit 1330, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, P O Box 301439, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 4:583-9. 2006
    ..This article also discusses several novel compounds for smoking cessation...
  29. ncbi request reprint A psychometric evaluation of cigarette stimuli used in a cue reactivity study
    Brian L Carter
    University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:361-9. 2006
    ..57 to .98 for nondeprived smokers, and from .61 to .99 for deprived smokers. The analyses suggest these cigarette pictures have excellent psychometric properties for use in future cue reactivity studies...
  30. ncbi request reprint At-risk drinking in employed men and women
    Carlos A Mazas
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77230 1439, USA
    Ann Behav Med 31:279-87. 2006
    ..quot;At-risk" drinking is associated with a variety of negative health and social consequences. However, little is known about the characteristics of at-risk drinkers or of changes in at-risk status over time...
  31. ncbi request reprint The effects of stress and smoking on catecholaminergic and cardiovascular response
    Jason D Robinson
    Department of Behavioral Science at the University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Behav Med 32:13-8. 2006
    ..The results suggest that ad lib smoking increases catecholamine and cardiovascular response to stress in smokers...
  32. ncbi request reprint Depression in pregnant women seeking smoking cessation treatment
    Janice A Blalock
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, P O Box 301439, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1195-208. 2005
    ..Our results suggest that investigation of the prevalence of depression in community samples of pregnant smokers is warranted, as depression may present a major obstacle in pregnant women's efforts to quit smoking...
  33. ncbi request reprint Understanding the associations among education, employment characteristics, and smoking
    David W Wetter
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Box 243, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Addict Behav 30:905-14. 2005
    ..Identifying the mechanisms underlying this association as well as high risk subgroups of individuals with low education could contribute to reducing the educational gradient in smoking status and warrants further research attention...
  34. ncbi request reprint Late relapse/sustained abstinence among former smokers: a longitudinal study
    David W Wetter
    Department of Behavioral Science, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 39:1156-63. 2004
    ..Relapse remains the most refractory aspect of nicotine dependence, but little is known about relapse that occurs after a period of prolonged abstinence (i.e., "late relapse")...
  35. ncbi request reprint What accounts for the association of education and smoking cessation?
    David W Wetter
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Prev Med 40:452-60. 2005
    ..Education has been identified as a potent sociodemographic predictor of smoking cessation and the Healthy People 2010 goals include the elimination of health disparities attributable to education...
  36. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in affective response to acute nicotine administration and deprivation
    Jason D Robinson
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, P O Box 301439, Unit 1330, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Addict Behav 32:543-61. 2007
    ..The startle results suggest that both men and women are responsive to the hedonic properties of nicotine...
  37. ncbi request reprint Relationship of DSM-IV-based depressive disorders to smoking cessation and smoking reduction in pregnant smokers
    Janice A Blalock
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77230 1439, USA
    Am J Addict 15:268-77. 2006
    ..Results add to previous findings indicating a correlation between depressive symptoms and continued smoking in pregnant women. Further investigation of mood-focused smoking cessation interventions may be warranted...
  38. doi request reprint Real-time craving and mood assessments before and after smoking
    Brian L Carter
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1165-9. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that smokers may be at least partially motivated to smoke to lower their craving and improve their mood states...
  39. pmc Implicit attitudes to smoking are associated with craving and dependence
    Andrew J Waters
    Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, P O Box 30149, Unit 1330, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:178-86. 2007
    ..The IAT effect was associated with scores on the Fagerstrom Test for Nicotine Dependence. In sum, automatic affective responses assessed with the smoking IAT are associated with measures of smoking motivation and dependence...
  40. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy for tobacco cessation: nicotine agonists, antagonists, and partial agonists
    Maher Karam-Hage
    Division of Cancer Prevention, Department of Behavioral Science, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1155 Pressler Street, CPB, Unit 1330, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 9:509-16. 2007
    ..Our initial experience with varenicline has been encouraging. Bupropion has specific advantages for cancer patients, including increased energy, low risk for nausea, and decreased weight gain from quitting...
  41. ncbi request reprint Trends in head and neck cancer incidence in relation to smoking prevalence: an emerging epidemic of human papillomavirus-associated cancers?
    Erich M Sturgis
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 110:1429-35. 2007
    ..To hasten the reduction of HPV-16 prevalence in the population, widespread vaccination of adolescent and young adult males should also be considered...
  42. ncbi request reprint Concomitant use of cigarettes and smokeless tobacco: prevalence, correlates, and predictors of tobacco cessation
    David W Wetter
    The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Prev Med 34:638-48. 2002
    ..This study examined the characteristics, tobacco use patterns over time, and predictors of tobacco cessation among concomitant users of cigarettes and smokeless tobacco...
  43. ncbi request reprint Facial EMG as an index of affective response to nicotine
    Jason D Robinson
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 15:390-9. 2007
    ..The corrugator EMG results support negative reinforcement models of smoking that postulate that acute nicotine use reduces withdrawal-driven negative affect...
  44. pmc The influence of subjective social status on vulnerability to postpartum smoking among young pregnant women
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, M D Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1476-82. 2007
    ..The goal was to identify how subjective social status might influence the risk for postpartum smoking and to elucidate targets for intervention...
  45. ncbi request reprint Evaluating reactivity to ecological momentary assessment during smoking cessation
    Paul J Rowan
    Division of Management, Policy, and Community Health, University of Texas School of Public Health, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 15:382-9. 2007
    ..These differences suggest some reactivity to EMA, although the inconsistent pattern across time indicates that further research is needed to definitively conclude that EMA induces reactivity...
  46. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in predictors of smoking cessation
    Patricia Daza
    Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 41:317-39. 2006
    ..These racial/ethnic differences highlight the specific factors that should be considered when providing smoking cessation treatment to specific populations. Limitations are noted...
  47. doi request reprint Complications of radiotherapy in laryngopharyngeal cancer: effects of a prospective smoking cessation program
    Jose P Zevallos
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Cancer 115:4636-44. 2009
    ..The authors of this report hypothesized that patients with laryngopharyngeal cancer who successfully quit smoking would have fewer complications of primary XRT...

Research Grants19

  1. Effectiveness of Varenicline vs. Varenicline plus Bupropion for Smoking Cessation
    Paul Cinciripini; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  2. Pharmacogenetics, Emotional Reactivity & Smoking
    Paul Cinciripini; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..RESEARCH GRANT TABLE OF CONTENTS Page Numbers Face Page .................................................................................................................................................. 1 Description, ..
  3. A Mood Management Intervention for Pregnant Smokers
    Paul Cinciripini; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We will also evaluate the extent of smoking reduction (cigarettes smoked/cotinine) among women who fail to quit, as a function of treatment, depression history, and current depression. ..
  4. SCHEDULED SMOKING WITH TRANSDERMAL NICOTINE
    Paul Cinciripini; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We hypothesize that smokers receiving the combined treatment (SSNP) will be abstinent more often, and show greater changes in coping and other behaviors, than smokers in either the SS or NP groups. ..
  5. Pharmacogenetics, Emotional Reactivity & Smoking
    Paul Cinciripini; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Ultimately this knowledge may be applied to the development of more effective smoking cessation treatments, especially in the area of pharmacogenetics. ..