K M Cummings

Summary

Affiliation: University at Buffalo
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Community-wide interventions for tobacco control
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 1:S113-6. 1999
  2. pmc Evaluation of an enforcement program to reduce tobacco sales to minors
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Am J Public Health 88:932-6. 1998
  3. pmc Use of the nicotine skin patch by smokers in 20 communities in the United States, 1992-1993
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 6:S63-70. 1997
  4. pmc Discrepancies in cigarette brand sales and adult market share: are new teen smokers filling the gap?
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 6:S38-43. 1997
  5. pmc Comparison of recent trends in adolescent and adult cigarette smoking behaviour and brand preferences
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 6:S31-7. 1997
  6. pmc Use of discount cigarettes by smokers in 20 communities in the United States, 1988-1993
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 6:S25-30. 1997
  7. pmc Individual-level predictors of cessation behaviours among participants in the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey
    A Hyland
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Health Behavior, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Tob Control 15:iii83-94. 2006
  8. pmc Prevalence of behaviors related to cigarette-caused fires: a survey of Ontario smokers
    R J O'Connor
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Inj Prev 13:237-42. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Anti-tobacco television advertising and indicators of smoking cessation in adults: a cohort study
    A Hyland
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm arlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Health Educ Res 21:348-54. 2006
  10. pmc Cigarette purchase patterns in four countries and the relationship with cessation: findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey
    A Hyland
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Health Behavior, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 15:iii59-64. 2006

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Community-wide interventions for tobacco control
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 1:S113-6. 1999
    ..It is more likely that research models based on time-series designs will be most applicable for evaluating the impact of community-based interventions...
  2. pmc Evaluation of an enforcement program to reduce tobacco sales to minors
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Am J Public Health 88:932-6. 1998
    ..This study evaluated an active enforcement program to increase retailers' compliance with the law prohibiting tobacco sales to minors...
  3. pmc Use of the nicotine skin patch by smokers in 20 communities in the United States, 1992-1993
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 6:S63-70. 1997
    ..To measure the characteristics of smokers associated with the use of the nicotine skin patch in the general population and to evaluate whether use of the patch is associated with successful smoking cessation...
  4. pmc Discrepancies in cigarette brand sales and adult market share: are new teen smokers filling the gap?
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 6:S38-43. 1997
    ..To examine the extent and type of cigarette brand switching by adult smokers. To evaluate discrepancies between actual and projected cigarette brand sales based on changes in adult smoking patterns...
  5. pmc Comparison of recent trends in adolescent and adult cigarette smoking behaviour and brand preferences
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 6:S31-7. 1997
    ..To compare trends in smoking behaviour and use of cigarette brands by adults and adolescents...
  6. pmc Use of discount cigarettes by smokers in 20 communities in the United States, 1988-1993
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 6:S25-30. 1997
    ..To examine characteristics of smokers associated with the use of discount and generic cigarettes...
  7. pmc Individual-level predictors of cessation behaviours among participants in the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey
    A Hyland
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Health Behavior, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Tob Control 15:iii83-94. 2006
    ..Wave 1 of ITC-4 survey was conducted between October 2002 and December 2002. Wave 2 survey was conducted between May 2003 and August 2003...
  8. pmc Prevalence of behaviors related to cigarette-caused fires: a survey of Ontario smokers
    R J O'Connor
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Inj Prev 13:237-42. 2007
    ..To identify the prevalence and correlates of behaviors related to the risk of cigarette-caused fires...
  9. ncbi request reprint Anti-tobacco television advertising and indicators of smoking cessation in adults: a cohort study
    A Hyland
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm arlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Health Educ Res 21:348-54. 2006
    ..19, 95% CI = 1.03-1.38). These data are consistent with the finding that increased exposure to state anti-tobacco media increases smoking cessation rates...
  10. pmc Cigarette purchase patterns in four countries and the relationship with cessation: findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) Four Country Survey
    A Hyland
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Health Behavior, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 15:iii59-64. 2006
    ..This price avoidance behaviour likely dampens the health impact of higher cigarette prices although it has not been thoroughly studied...
  11. doi request reprint How do different cigarette design features influence the standard tar yields of popular cigarette brands sold in different countries?
    R 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
    Tob Control 17:i1-5. 2008
    ..To examine the associations among cigarette design features and tar yields of leading cigarette brands sold in the United States, Canada, Australia and the United Kingdom...
  12. ncbi request reprint Consumer perception of risk associated with filters contaminated with glass fibers
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:977-9. 2000
    ..Nearly all expressed the position that the cigarette manufacturer has a duty to inform the public about the potential for glass exposure...
  13. pmc Higher cigarette prices influence cigarette purchase patterns
    A Hyland
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 14:86-92. 2005
    ..To examine cigarette purchasing patterns of current smokers and to determine the effects of cigarette price on use of cheaper sources, discount/generic cigarettes, and coupons...
  14. pmc Cigarette characteristic and emission variations across high-, middle- and low-income countries
    R 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
    Public Health 124:667-74. 2010
    ..This study used standard smoking machine tests to examine the extent to which the industry is introducing engineering features that reduce tar and nicotine to cigarettes sold in middle- and low-income countries...
  15. pmc Failed promises of the cigarette industry and its effect on consumer misperceptions about the health risks of smoking
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 11:I110-7. 2002
    ....
  16. pmc Mentholated cigarettes and smoking cessation: findings from COMMIT. Community Intervention Trial for Smoking Cessation
    A Hyland
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 11:135-9. 2002
    ..To examine the association between the use of menthol cigarettes and smoking cessation, amount smoked, and time to first cigarette in the morning...
  17. ncbi request reprint Anti-tobacco television advertising and indicators of smoking cessation in adults: a cohort study
    A Hyland
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Health Educ Res 21:296-302. 2006
    ..19, 95% CI = 1.03-1.38). These data are consistent with the finding that increased exposure to state anti-tobacco media increases smoking cessation rates...
  18. pmc Smokers' reactions to reduced ignition propensity cigarettes
    R J O'Connor
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Tob Control 15:45-9. 2006
    ..This law resulted in cigarette manufacturers modifying nearly all of their brands sold in NY. However, the same cigarette brands sold in other states were not modified to meet the RIP standard...
  19. ncbi request reprint The impact of untruthful age reporting during tobacco compliance checks
    A Hyland
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 6:115-8. 2000
    ..It was found that untruthful age reporting during compliance checks has little impact on the overall compliance rate...
  20. ncbi request reprint The effect of the clean air act of Erie County, New York on restaurant employment
    A Hyland
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 6:76-85. 2000
    ..Erie County's Clean Air Act had no adverse economic impact on its restaurant industry...
  21. pmc Smokers' reactions to FDA regulation of tobacco products: findings from the 2009 ITC United States survey
    Brian V Fix
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Street, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:941. 2011
    ..The intent is to improve public health through regulations on tobacco product marketing and tobacco products themselves. This manuscript reports baseline data on smokers' attitudes and beliefs on specific issues relevant to the FSPTCA...
  22. pmc Happy Birthday Marlboro: the cigarette whose taste outlasts its customers
    A Hyland
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Tob Control 15:75-7. 2006
    ..Marlboro is 50 years old--and still killing its customers...
  23. pmc A promise is a promise
    K M Cummings
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 12:117-8. 2003
    ..Now that the company has admitted that "smoking causes lung cancer, heart disease, emphysema, and other serious diseases", when will they keep their promise to stop making cigarettes?..
  24. doi request reprint A 32-country comparison of tobacco smoke derived particle levels in indoor public places
    A Hyland
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Health Behavior, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Tob Control 17:159-65. 2008
    ..To compare tobacco smoke-derived particulate levels in transportation and hospitality venues with and without smoking in 32 countries using a standardised measurement protocol...
  25. ncbi request reprint Glass fiber contamination of cigarette filters: an additional health risk to the smoker?
    J L Pauly
    Department of Molecular Immunology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, New York State Department of Health, Buffalo 14263, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 7:967-79. 1998
    ....
  26. pmc The effects of extended pre-quit varenicline treatment on smoking behavior and short-term abstinence: a randomized clinical trial
    L W Hawk
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 91:172-80. 2012
    ..35%). Although these data suggest that extension of varenicline treatment reduces smoking during the pre-quit period and may further enhance cessation rates, confirmatory evidence is needed from phase III clinical trials...
  27. pmc Tobacco Institute lobbying at the state and local levels of government in the 1990s
    C P Morley
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Tob Control 11:I102-9. 2002
    ..To describe variation in Tobacco Institute (TI) lobbying expenditures across states and test whether these expenditures vary in relationship to measures of tobacco control activity at the state level...
  28. pmc Tobacco advertising in retail stores
    K M Cummings
    Department of Cancer Control and Epidemiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263
    Public Health Rep 106:570-5. 1991
    ..Standards encouraging retailers to adopt more responsible policies related to advertising and sale of tobacco products should be established...