Lorraine R Reitzel

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Affiliation: The University of Texas
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of sexual offender treatment for juveniles as measured by recidivism: a meta-analysis
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA
    Sex Abuse 18:401-21. 2006
  2. pmc Associations of menthol use with motivation and confidence to quit smoking
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:629-34. 2013
  3. pmc Neighborhood vigilance, health locus of control, and smoking abstinence
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:334-41. 2013
  4. pmc Race moderates the effect of menthol cigarette use on short-term smoking abstinence
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:883-9. 2013
  5. pmc The Relation between social cohesion and smoking cessation among Black smokers, and the potential role of psychosocial mediators
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 1440, P O Box 301402, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:249-57. 2013
  6. pmc Neighborhood deprivation and clinical outcomes among head and neck cancer patients
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research Unit 1440, PO Box 301402, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77230 1402, USA
    Health Place 18:861-8. 2012
  7. pmc Subjective social status and health behaviors among African Americans
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:104-11. 2013
  8. pmc Neighborhood perceptions are associated with tobacco dependence among African American smokers
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:786-93. 2012
  9. 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
  10. 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

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  1. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of sexual offender treatment for juveniles as measured by recidivism: a meta-analysis
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA
    Sex Abuse 18:401-21. 2006
    ..A comparison of odds ratios by quality of study design indicated that higher quality designs yielded better effect sizes, though the difference between groups was not significant...
  2. pmc Associations of menthol use with motivation and confidence to quit smoking
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:629-34. 2013
    ..To examine associations of menthol cigarette use with motivation and confidence to quit smoking, and potential moderation by race, among adult current smokers (N = 1067; 85% White, 15% Black)...
  3. pmc Neighborhood vigilance, health locus of control, and smoking abstinence
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:334-41. 2013
    ..To examine whether health locus of control mediated relations of self-reported neighborhood vigilance and biochemically verified, continuous short-term smoking abstinence among 200 smokers enrolled in a cohort study...
  4. pmc Race moderates the effect of menthol cigarette use on short-term smoking abstinence
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:883-9. 2013
    ..4% female; 48.1% non-Hispanic Black, 51.9% non-Hispanic White)...
  5. pmc The Relation between social cohesion and smoking cessation among Black smokers, and the potential role of psychosocial mediators
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 1440, P O Box 301402, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:249-57. 2013
    ..Social cohesion, the self-reported trust and connectedness between neighbors, may affect health behaviors via psychosocial mechanisms...
  6. pmc Neighborhood deprivation and clinical outcomes among head and neck cancer patients
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research Unit 1440, PO Box 301402, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77230 1402, USA
    Health Place 18:861-8. 2012
    ..Results suggest a dual focus on individual and neighborhood risk factors could help improve clinical outcomes among oropharyngeal cancer patients...
  7. pmc Subjective social status and health behaviors among African Americans
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:104-11. 2013
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  8. pmc Neighborhood perceptions are associated with tobacco dependence among African American smokers
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:786-93. 2012
    ....
  9. 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...
  10. 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
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  11. 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
    ....
  12. 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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  13. doi request reprint Acculturative and neighborhood influences on subjective social status among Spanish-speaking Latino immigrant smokers
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77230 1402, USA
    Soc Sci Med 70:677-83. 2010
    ..Results suggest that the density of less acculturated Latinos within economically deprived neighborhoods might account for the disappearance of neighborhood effects in the final model...
  14. pmc The efficacy of computer-delivered treatment for smoking cessation
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1555-7. 2011
    ..The current study evaluated the efficacy of an individualized, hand-held computer-delivered treatment (CDT) versus standard treatment (ST) for the maintenance of smoking abstinence following a quit attempt...
  15. pmc Race/ethnicity moderates the effect of prepartum menthol cigarette use on postpartum smoking abstinence
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Health Disparities Research, Unit 1440, P O Box 301402, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:1305-10. 2011
    ..The current study addressed that gap by testing these relationships among racially/ethnically diverse women who quit smoking during pregnancy (N = 244; 33% African American, 31% Latina, 36% White)...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  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. 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...
  20. 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
    ....
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. pmc Differential effects of depression on smoking cessation in a diverse sample of smokers in treatment
    Yessenia Castro
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77230, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:84-7. 2011
    ..Recent cross-sectional evidence suggests that the effect of depression on smoking prevalence and quit ratios differs by race/ethnicity...
  24. pmc Acculturation differentially predicts smoking cessation among Latino men and women
    Yessenia Castro
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, 77230 1402, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:3468-75. 2009
    ..The current study examined the influence of gender, acculturation indicators, and their interaction on smoking cessation among Latinos...
  25. pmc Low-level smoking among Spanish-speaking Latino smokers: relationships with demographics, tobacco dependence, withdrawal, and cessation
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:178-84. 2009
    ....
  26. pmc The role of prepartum motivation in the maintenance of postpartum smoking abstinence
    Whitney L Heppner
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Health Psychol 30:736-45. 2011
    ..The current study utilized multiple measures of prepartum motivation to maintain smoking abstinence to predict postpartum smoking abstinence...
  27. pmc Associations of perceived neighborhood physical and social environments with physical activity and television viewing in African-American men and women
    Larkin L Strong
    Department of Health Disparities Research, Unit 1440, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, PO Box 301402, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Am J Health Promot 27:401-9. 2013
    ..This study investigated associations of perceived social and physical aspects of neighborhood environments with television (TV) viewing and physical activity (PA) in African-American adults...
  28. doi request reprint Associations of mindfulness with nicotine dependence, withdrawal, and agency
    Jennifer Irvin Vidrine
    Department of Health Disparities Research Unit 1440, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, P O Box 301402, Houston, TX 77230 1402, USA
    Subst Abus 30:318-27. 2009
    ..Results suggest that low level of mindfulness may be an important predictor of vulnerability to relapse among adult smokers preparing to quit; thus, mindfulness-based interventions may enhance cessation...
  29. pmc Pathways linking socioeconomic status and postpartum smoking relapse
    Michael S Businelle
    Division of Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas School of Public Health, Dallas Regional Campus, 6011 Harry Hines Blvd, V8 112, Dallas, TX 75390 9128, USA
    Ann Behav Med 45:180-91. 2013
    ..Low socioeconomic status (SES) exacerbates the high rate of smoking relapse in women following childbirth...
  30. ncbi request reprint "The role of prepartum motivation in the maintenance of postpartum smoking abstinence": Correction to Heppner et al. (2011)
    Whitney L Heppner
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Health Psychol 30:745. 2011
    ..PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2011 APA, all rights reserved)...
  31. doi request reprint A randomized clinical trial of a palmtop computer-delivered treatment for smoking relapse prevention among women
    David W Wetter
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77230, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 25:365-71. 2011
    ..However, the current study did not demonstrate the efficacy of such technology in improving treatment outcomes...
  32. doi request reprint Loneliness and Self-rated Health among Church-Attending African Americans
    Felicia D Fisher
    Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:481-91. 2014
    ..To explore relations between loneliness and self-rated health among African-American adults of diverse ages...
  33. pmc Mediators of discrimination and self-rated health among African Americans
    Adolfo G Cuevas
    Department of Health Disparities Research, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:745-54. 2013
    ..To examine whether stress and depressive symptoms mediated relationships of perceived discrimination and self-rated health among African Americans...
  34. pmc Discrimination, affect, and cancer risk factors among African Americans
    Adolfo G Cuevas
    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA Portland State University, Portland, OR, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:31-41. 2014
    ..To examine whether stress or depressive symptoms mediated associations between perceived discrimination and multiple modifiable behavioral risk factors for cancer among 1363 African American adults...
  35. doi request reprint Mechanisms linking socioeconomic disadvantage and BMI in smokers
    Darla E Kendzor
    The University of Texas Health Science Center, School of Public Health, UT Southwestern Harold C Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, Population Science and Cancer Control Program, Dallas, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 37:587-98. 2013
    ..To evaluate a conceptual model of the psychosocial pathways linking socioeconomic status and body mass index (BMI) among smokers...
  36. pmc No evidence of sex-related survival disparities among head and neck cancer patients receiving similar multidisciplinary care: a matched-pair analysis
    Jess C Roberts
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 16:5019-27. 2010
    ..We conducted a matched-pair study that controlled for several potentially confounding prognostic variables to assess whether a survival advantage exists for female compared with male SCCHN patients receiving similar care...
  37. ncbi request reprint The role of tobacco in cancer health disparities
    Jennifer Irvin Vidrine
    Department of Health Disparities Research Unit 1440, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, PO Box 301402, Houston, TX, 77230, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 11:475-81. 2009
    ..It is crucial that vulnerable populations of smokers be provided with effective and accessible treatments for tobacco dependence, as this would have a profound impact on reducing tobacco-related cancer health disparities...
  38. doi request reprint Advancing Cessation Research by Integrating EMA and Geospatial Methodologies: Associations Between Tobacco Retail Outlets and Real-time Smoking Urges During a Quit Attempt
    Kellie L Watkins
    Department of Health Disparities Research, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:S93-S101. 2014
    ..6% female; 36.2% White)...
  39. doi request reprint Shelter Proximity and Affect among Homeless Smokers Making a Quit Attempt
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education, University of Houston, Houston, Health Disparities Research at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:161-9. 2014
    ..To explore the associations between shelter proximity and real-time affect during a specific smoking quit attempt among 22 homeless adults...
  40. pmc Matched-pair analysis of race or ethnicity in outcomes of head and neck cancer patients receiving similar multidisciplinary care
    Leon M Chen
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 2:782-91. 2009
    ..The subgroup finding suggests a biologically based racial/ethnic disparity among oropharyngeal patients and that prevention and treatment strategies should be tailored to different populations of these patients...
  41. 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...
  42. doi request reprint Trends in thyroid cancer incidence in Texas from 1995 to 2008 by socioeconomic status and race/ethnicity
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    1 Department of Educational Psychology, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas
    Thyroid 24:556-67. 2014
    ..Clinicians are encouraged to adhere to ATA/NCCN guidelines when choosing patients for thyroid ultrasound, selecting which nodules to examine, and deciding which patients should proceed to biopsy. ..
  43. doi request reprint Financial Strain and Self-rated Health among Black Adults
    Elaine J Savoy
    Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Houston, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:340-50. 2014
    ..To explore associations between financial strain and self-rated health among 1341 black adults...
  44. doi request reprint Small financial incentives increase smoking cessation in homeless smokers: a pilot study
    Michael S Businelle
    University of Texas Health Science Center School of Public Health, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX, 75390, USA University of Texas Southwestern Harold C Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center, Population Science and Cancer Control Program, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas, TX, 75390, USA Electronic address
    Addict Behav 39:717-20. 2014
    ..19% abstinent) and at 4 weeks post-quit (30% vs. 1.7% abstinent). Offering small financial incentives for smoking abstinence may be an effective way to facilitate smoking cessation in homeless individuals...
  45. pmc Impact of enhanced detection on the increase in thyroid cancer incidence in the United States: review of incidence trends by socioeconomic status within the surveillance, epidemiology, and end results registry, 1980-2008
    Nan Li
    Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Thyroid 23:103-10. 2013
    ..There has been debate on whether the increase is real or an artifact of improved diagnostic scrutiny. Our hypothesis is that both improved detection and a real increase have contributed to the increase...
  46. doi request reprint Associations of subjective social status with nondaily and daily smoking
    Lorraine R Reitzel
    Department of Educational Psychology, College of Education, University of Houston, Houston, Department of Health Disparities Research at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:245-53. 2014
    ..To explore associations between subjective social status (SSS) and smoking level among 2274 adult current smokers...
  47. ncbi request reprint The incremental validity of the MMPI-2: when does therapist access not enhance treatment outcome?
    Elizabeth N Lima
    Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, 32306 1270, USA
    Psychol Assess 17:462-8. 2005
    ..However, these effects warrant replication across different settings and samples. Guidelines for future studies are discussed...

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