M C Fiore

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Use and employer costs of a pharmacotherapy smoking-cessation treatment benefit
    Marguerite E Burns
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Population Health Sciences, Madison, Wisconsin 53726, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:139-42. 2007
  2. pmc Preventing 3 million premature deaths and helping 5 million smokers quit: a national action plan for tobacco cessation
    Michael C Fiore
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, 53711, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:205-10. 2004
  3. doi request reprint A clinical blueprint to accelerate the elimination of tobacco use
    Michael C Fiore
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    JAMA 299:2083-5. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Integrating smoking cessation treatment into primary care: an effectiveness study
    Michael C Fiore
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Milwaukee, WI 53233, USA
    Prev Med 38:412-20. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Effective tobacco dependence treatment
    Michael C Fiore
    Department of Medicine and Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 1930 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    JAMA 288:1768-71. 2002
  6. pmc Stealing a march in the 21st century: accelerating progress in the 100-year war against tobacco addiction in the United States
    Michael C Fiore
    University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, 1930 Monroe St, Suite 200, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1170-5. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Health system changes to facilitate the delivery of tobacco-dependence treatment
    Michael C Fiore
    University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Madison, Wisconsin 53711, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S349-56. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Profiles in discouragement: two studies of variability in the time course of smoking withdrawal symptoms
    T M Piasecki
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 107:238-51. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of implementing the agency for healthcare research and quality smoking cessation clinical practice guideline: a randomized, controlled trial
    David A Katz
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:594-603. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Strike while the iron is hot: can stepped-care treatments resurrect relapsing smokers?
    S S Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53711 2027, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:429-39. 2001

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Publications72

  1. ncbi request reprint Use and employer costs of a pharmacotherapy smoking-cessation treatment benefit
    Marguerite E Burns
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Population Health Sciences, Madison, Wisconsin 53726, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:139-42. 2007
    ..This study describes the use of a new insurance benefit for smoking-cessation pharmacotherapy, and its pharmaceutical costs to a large public employer between 2001 and 2003...
  2. pmc Preventing 3 million premature deaths and helping 5 million smokers quit: a national action plan for tobacco cessation
    Michael C Fiore
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, 53711, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:205-10. 2004
    ..The subcommittee report was presented to the ICSH (February 11, 2003), which unanimously endorsed sending it to Secretary Thompson for his consideration. In this article, we summarize the national action plan...
  3. doi request reprint A clinical blueprint to accelerate the elimination of tobacco use
    Michael C Fiore
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    JAMA 299:2083-5. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Integrating smoking cessation treatment into primary care: an effectiveness study
    Michael C Fiore
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Milwaukee, WI 53233, USA
    Prev Med 38:412-20. 2004
    ..This study assessed acceptability, utilization, and effectiveness of free smoking cessation treatment among diverse primary care patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effective tobacco dependence treatment
    Michael C Fiore
    Department of Medicine and Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 1930 Monroe St, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    JAMA 288:1768-71. 2002
  6. pmc Stealing a march in the 21st century: accelerating progress in the 100-year war against tobacco addiction in the United States
    Michael C Fiore
    University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, 1930 Monroe St, Suite 200, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:1170-5. 2009
    ..We describe factors that have contributed to progress over the last 50 years and identify policy and other initiatives that can contribute to the elimination of tobacco use in the United States...
  7. ncbi request reprint Health system changes to facilitate the delivery of tobacco-dependence treatment
    Michael C Fiore
    University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Madison, Wisconsin 53711, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S349-56. 2007
    ..Further research to optimize the effectiveness and adoption of these strategies will help ensure that patients receive evidence-based interventions that foster tobacco-use cessation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Profiles in discouragement: two studies of variability in the time course of smoking withdrawal symptoms
    T M Piasecki
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 107:238-51. 1998
    ..Measures of negative affect closely tracked withdrawal symptoms over time within clusters. Topics for future smoking withdrawal research are discussed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of implementing the agency for healthcare research and quality smoking cessation clinical practice guideline: a randomized, controlled trial
    David A Katz
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:594-603. 2004
    ..The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Smoking Cessation Clinical Practice Guideline recommends that all clinicians strongly advise their patients who use tobacco to quit...
  10. ncbi request reprint Strike while the iron is hot: can stepped-care treatments resurrect relapsing smokers?
    S S Smith
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53711 2027, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:429-39. 2001
    ..Neither CBT nor MIS treatment improved long-term abstinence rates relative to BI. Limited support was found for the hypothesis that high-risk smokers would benefit more from MIS than CBT. Other hypotheses were not supported...
  11. ncbi request reprint Treating tobacco use and dependence: an evidence-based clinical practice guideline for tobacco cessation
    Jane E Anderson
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI 53711 2027, USA
    Chest 121:932-41. 2002
    ..By becoming fluent in the clinical interventions and by implementing the simple institutional changes described in this article and in the guideline, chest clinicians can more effectively intervene with their patients who smoke...
  12. pmc A comparison of the nicotine lozenge and nicotine gum: an effectiveness randomized controlled trial
    Quinn R Pack
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    WMJ 107:237-43. 2008
    ..Seven-day point prevalence of smoking abstinence was biochemically confirmed by exhaled carbon monoxide levels of less than 10 ppm measured at 8 weeks with follow-up at 6 and 12 months...
  13. pmc The Wisconsin Predicting Patients' Relapse questionnaire
    Daniel M Bolt
    Department of Educational Psychology, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:481-92. 2009
    ..The aim of this research was to develop a brief clinical relapse proneness questionnaire to be used with smokers interested in quitting in a clinical setting where time is at a premium...
  14. ncbi request reprint Smoking withdrawal dynamics in unaided quitters
    T M Piasecki
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53706, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 109:74-86. 2000
    ..These results suggest that affect and urge withdrawal symptoms make independent contributions to relapse and that relapse is related to both symptom severity and trajectory...
  15. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of the Wisconsin Smoking Withdrawal Scale
    S K Welsch
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention and University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 7:354-61. 1999
    ..The 7 scales predicted intratreatment smoking, chi2(7, N = 163) = 15.19, p = .034. Moreover, the questionnaire is sufficiently brief so that it can be used in both clinical and research contexts...
  16. ncbi request reprint Depression predicts smoking early but not late in a quit attempt
    Sandra J Japuntich
    Psychology Department, Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:677-86. 2007
    ..Prediction models including depression history and depression-related measures (e.g., negative affect, negative cognitive style) showed that depression history was a powerful predictor of smoking early in the quit attempt...
  17. pmc Smoking-cessation media campaigns and their effectiveness among socioeconomically advantaged and disadvantaged populations
    Jeff Niederdeppe
    Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health and Society Scholar, Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Room 707, WARF Building, 610 Walnut St, Madison, WI 53726 2397, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:916-24. 2008
    ..We examined whether the impact of televised smoking cessation ads differed by a population's education and income...
  18. ncbi request reprint Organization, financing, promotion, and cost of U.S. quitlines, 2004
    Paula A Keller
    University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Madison, Wisconsin 53711, USA
    Am J Prev Med 32:32-7. 2007
    ..However, little is known about the organization, financing, promotion, and cost of state quitlines...
  19. doi request reprint Using mediational models to explore the nature of tobacco motivation and tobacco treatment effects
    Megan E Piper
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53711 2027, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:94-105. 2008
    ..These effects, in turn, were all positively associated with posttreatment abstinence. These results implicate withdrawal as an important factor in motivating persistent tobacco use...
  20. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation via the internet: a randomized clinical trial of an internet intervention as adjuvant treatment in a smoking cessation intervention
    Sandra J Japuntich
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 1930 Monroe Street, Suite 200, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:S59-67. 2006
    ..05). In sum, results suggest that participants used CHESS SCRP frequently, CHESS SCRP use was related to success, but the effects in general did not yield intergroup effects...
  21. pmc Efficacy of bupropion alone and in combination with nicotine gum
    Megan E Piper
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:947-54. 2007
    ..After the first week postquit there were no differences in abstinence rates between the AA and AP groups. We found no significant individual difference variables that moderated outcome beyond 1 week postquit...
  22. pmc Do state characteristics matter? State level factors related to tobacco cessation quitlines
    Paula A Keller
    University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health 1930 Monroe Street, Suite 200, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Tob Control 16:i75-80. 2007
    ..Efforts to augment state tobacco control efforts might be fostered by greater knowledge of state level factors associated with the funding and implementation of those efforts...
  23. pmc Assessing dimensions of nicotine dependence: an evaluation of the Nicotine Dependence Syndrome Scale (NDSS) and the Wisconsin Inventory of Smoking Dependence Motives (WISDM)
    Megan E Piper
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1009-20. 2008
    ..The NDSS Priority subscale was consistently predictive of outcome at all three follow-up time points. There is also evidence that WISDM subscales are related to a biomarker of the rate of nicotine metabolism...
  24. pmc Comparative effectiveness of 5 smoking cessation pharmacotherapies in primary care clinics
    Stevens S Smith
    Department of Medicine and Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, 53711, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:2148-55. 2009
    ..Effectiveness trials (eg, in primary care settings) are needed to estimate the benefits of cessation treatments in real-world use...
  25. ncbi request reprint The Wisconsin Tobacco Quit Line's Fax to Quit program: participant satisfaction and effectiveness
    Kathleen H Kobinsky
    University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    WMJ 109:79-84. 2010
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint A decade of experience promoting the clinical treatment of tobacco dependence in Wisconsin
    Lezli A Redmond
    University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 1930 Monroe St, Ste 200, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    WMJ 109:71-8. 2010
    ..This paper describes the Program's strategies, outcomes, and impact on the clinical treatment of tobacco dependence in Wisconsin...
  27. pmc Development of the Brief Wisconsin Inventory of Smoking Dependence Motives
    Stevens S Smith
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 1930 Monroe Street, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:489-99. 2010
    ..The present research aimed to shorten the WISDM to reduce assessment burden while maintaining or enhancing its psychometric properties...
  28. doi request reprint Closing tobacco-related disparities: Using community organizations to increase consumer demand
    Bruce A Christiansen
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:S397-402. 2010
    ..Providing tobacco interventions to smokers when they present to community organizations is a potential strategy, but the acceptability and effectiveness of such interventions is unknown...
  29. doi request reprint Creating a perfect storm to increase consumer demand for Wisconsin's Tobacco Quitline
    Megan A Sheffer
    University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, USA
    Am J Prev Med 38:S343-6. 2010
    ..This report describes a series of policy, programmatic, and communication initiatives recently implemented in Wisconsin that resulted in a dramatic increase in consumer demand for the Wisconsin Tobacco Quitline (WTQL)...
  30. pmc Changes in tobacco quitlines in the United States, 2005-2006
    Paula A Keller
    University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 7:A36. 2010
    ..Information about what services quitlines offer and how those services are used may improve their reach to the smoking population...
  31. pmc Psychiatric disorders in smokers seeking treatment for tobacco dependence: relations with tobacco dependence and cessation
    Megan E Piper
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 78:13-23. 2010
    ..The present research examined the relation of psychiatric disorders to tobacco dependence and cessation outcomes...
  32. pmc A randomized placebo-controlled clinical trial of 5 smoking cessation pharmacotherapies
    Megan E Piper
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:1253-62. 2009
    ..Little direct evidence exists on the relative efficacies of different smoking cessation pharmacotherapies, yet such evidence is needed to make informed decisions about their clinical use...
  33. pmc Tobacco cessation quitline spending in 2005 and 2006: what state-level factors matter?
    Paula A Keller
    University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53711, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 6:259-66. 2009
    ..002, 2006 p=0.002). Select state-level factors appear to have influenced per capita quitline services funding. These findings can help inform advocates and policymakers as they advocate for quitlines and tobacco control funding...
  34. pmc Human neuronal acetylcholine receptor A5-A3-B4 haplotypes are associated with multiple nicotine dependence phenotypes
    Timothy B Baker
    Department of Medicine, Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 1930 Monroe Street, Suite 200, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:785-96. 2009
    ..e., withdrawal severity, ability to stop smoking, and specific scales on the Wisconsin Inventory of Smoking Dependence Motives (WISDM-68) that reflect loss of control, strong craving, and heavy smoking...
  35. pmc Obesity and smoking: comparing cessation treatment seekers with the general smoking population
    Tara L LaRowe
    School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 17:1301-5. 2009
    ..Health care providers should be aware of underlying heath issues, particularly obesity, in patients seeking smoking cessation treatment...
  36. pmc Smoking, barriers to quitting, and smoking-related knowledge, attitudes, and patient practices among male physicians in China
    Marion Ceraso
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 387 WARF Bldg, 610 Walnut St, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 6:A06. 2009
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Life before and after quitting smoking: an electronic diary study
    Danielle E McCarthy
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53711, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:454-66. 2006
    ..Pre-quit increases in negative affect and quit-day increases in craving were inversely related to abstinence three months after the quit day, suggesting that anticipatory and immediate reactions to quitting influence success...
  38. pmc Use of a new comprehensive insurance benefit for smoking-cessation treatment
    Marguerite E Burns
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention and Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 610 Walnut St, Room 667, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 2:A15. 2005
    ..This study examined self-reported awareness and use of a new insurance benefit for smoking-cessation treatment among a sample of Wisconsin state employees, retirees, and adult dependents...
  39. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy for treating tobacco dependence: what is the ideal duration of therapy?
    Tammy Harris Sims
    Department of Pediatrics, Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53711 2027, USA
    CNS Drugs 16:653-62. 2002
    ..The aim of this review is to present the current evidence supporting the notion that long-term therapy for treating tobacco dependence may be appropriately considered for some tobacco users...
  40. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a clinic-based strategy for implementing the AHRQ Smoking Cessation Guideline in primary care
    David A Katz
    Department of Medicine, Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Prev Med 35:293-301. 2002
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Use of the vital sign stamp as a systematic screening tool to promote smoking cessation
    Megan E Piper
    Wisconsin Medical School Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53711 2027, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 78:716-22. 2003
    ..To examine the ability of a simple system-wide screening assessment tool, an expanded vital sign stamp, to increase rates of smoker identification, physician advice to quit smoking, and physician assistance in quitting and abstinence rates...
  42. ncbi request reprint Transdisciplinary science applied to the evaluation of treatments for tobacco use
    Timothy B Baker
    University of Wisconsin Medical School, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:S89-99. 2003
    ..The potential benefits and costs of a transdisciplinary approach are discussed, along with selected research projects from the Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Centers...
  43. ncbi request reprint Addiction motivation reformulated: an affective processing model of negative reinforcement
    Timothy B Baker
    Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53711 2027, USA
    Psychol Rev 111:33-51. 2004
    ..After explicating their model, the authors address previous critiques of negative reinforcement models in light of their reformulation and review predictions generated by their model...
  44. ncbi request reprint Targeting smokers at increased risk for relapse: treating women and those with a history of depression
    Stevens S Smith
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53711 2027, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:99-109. 2003
    ..We conclude that bupropion SR is a first-line treatment for smoking that has the potential to benefit all smokers, especially women and the previously depressed...
  45. ncbi request reprint A multiple motives approach to tobacco dependence: the Wisconsin Inventory of Smoking Dependence Motives (WISDM-68)
    Megan E Piper
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, WI 53711 2027, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 72:139-54. 2004
    ..Validity analyses indicated the WISDM-68 subscales are significantly related to dependence criteria such as smoking heaviness and to 4th edition Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders symptoms of dependence and relapse...
  46. pmc Insurance coverage of smoking cessation treatment for state employees
    Marguerite E Burns
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin Medical School, 1930 Monroe St, Suite 200, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1338-40. 2004
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Systems change to improve health and health care: lessons from addressing tobacco in managed care
    Paula A Keller
    Addressing Tobacco in Managed Care National Program Office, Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53711, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:S5-8. 2005
  48. ncbi request reprint Fax to quit: a model for delivery of tobacco cessation services to Wisconsin residents
    Robin J Perry
    University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Madison, WI 53711, USA
    WMJ 104:37-40, 44. 2005
    ..This paper examines the extent to which this approach has been adopted by health care providers in Wisconsin. The potential is for this to become a key component of an integrated tobacco dependence treatment...
  49. ncbi request reprint Health care provider use of guideline-based smoking cessation interventions: results from the 2003 Wisconsin Tobacco Survey
    Stevens S Smith
    Department of Medicine, Section of General Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53711, USA
    WMJ 104:28-31. 2005
    ..Rates of cessation assistance ranged from 6% to 22%. Increases in smoking cessation interventions by health care professionals have enormous potential to decrease the smoking prevalence rate and improve the health of Wisconsin smokers...
  50. pmc Effects of smoking and smoking cessation on endothelial function: 1-year outcomes from a randomized clinical trial
    Heather M Johnson
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 55:1988-95. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether smoking cessation improves flow-mediated dilation (FMD) of the brachial artery...
  51. ncbi request reprint The Justice Department's case against the tobacco companies
    Michael C Fiore
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention at the University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, USA
    N Engl J Med 353:972-5. 2005
  52. ncbi request reprint Gender and racial/ethnic differences in tobacco-dependence treatment: a commentary and research recommendations
    M E Piper
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, 53711 2027, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 3:291-7. 2001
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation, but not smoking reduction, reduces plasma homocysteine levels
    James H Stein
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, USA
    Clin Cardiol 25:23-6. 2002
    ..Although hyperhomocysteinemia may mediate some of the adverse cardiovascular consequences of smoking cigarettes, the effects of smoking cessation and smoking reduction on homocysteine levels have not been evaluated previously...
  54. pmc Effects of smoking intensity and cessation on inflammatory markers in a large cohort of active smokers
    Asha Asthana
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, 53792, USA
    Am Heart J 160:458-63. 2010
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Under-use of tobacco dependence treatment among Wisconsin's fee-for-service Medicaid recipients
    M E Burns
    Center for Tobacco Research and Intervention (CTRI, University of Wisconsin Medical School, USA
    WMJ 100:54-8. 2001
    ..To assist in this effort, the Wisconsin Medicaid program's coverage for tobacco dependence treatment is explained and a series of myths are corrected...
  56. ncbi request reprint Predicting relapse back to smoking: contrasting affective and physical models of dependence
    Susan L Kenford
    Department of Psychology, Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio 45207 6511, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:216-27. 2002
    ..Affective reactivity appears to be a core constituent of dependence...
  57. ncbi request reprint Have we lost our way? The need for dynamic formulations of smoking relapse proneness
    Thomas M Piasecki
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, 65211, USA
    Addiction 97:1093-108. 2002
    ..A new round of descriptive research focused on relapse proneness processes may be a prerequisite for improving existing smoking cessation interventions...
  58. ncbi request reprint Impact of prior nicotine replacement therapy on smoking cessation efficacy
    Michael J Durcan
    GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Am J Health Behav 26:213-20. 2002
    ..To examine previous use of nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) on the smoking-cessation efficacy of bupropion sustained release (SR)...
  59. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapy
    Lindsay F Stead
    JAMA 288:3109-10; author reply 3110. 2002
  60. ncbi request reprint Smoking withdrawal dynamics: I. Abstinence distress in lapsers and abstainers
    Thomas M Piasecki
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia 65211, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 112:3-13. 2003
    ..These results reinforce the conclusion that withdrawal symptoms are highly variable and argue against discarding withdrawal data from participants who lapse...
  61. ncbi request reprint Purchasing health insurance coverage for smoking cessation treatment: employers describe the most influential information in this decision
    Nicholas H Woolf
    Woolf Consulting, Carpinteria, CA 93013, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:717-25. 2006
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Implementing guidelines for smoking cessation: comparing the efforts of nurses and medical assistants
    David A Katz
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:411-6. 2004
    ....
  63. ncbi request reprint Promoting tobacco cessation and relapse prevention
    Susan L Kenford
    Department of Psychology, Xavier University, 3800 Victory Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45207 6411, USA
    Med Clin North Am 88:1553-74, xi-xii. 2004
    ....
  64. doi request reprint The role of health care systems in increased tobacco cessation
    Susan J Curry
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 29:411-28. 2008
    ..Despite progress, significant gaps remain between what is possible and what is done by health care systems to impact tobacco cessation. A four-point public policy agenda is outlined to help close these gaps...
  65. doi request reprint A randomized controlled clinical trial of bupropion SR and individual smoking cessation counseling
    Danielle E McCarthy
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:717-29. 2008
    ..17, 95% CI 0.68-2.03) or prolonged abstinence (OR = 1.26, 95% CI 0.75-2.12) substantially when offered in conjunction with active medication...
  66. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption, smoking urge, and the reinforcing effects of cigarettes: an ecological study
    Thomas M Piasecki
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211 0001, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:230-9. 2008
    ..Rush/buzz tended to be associated with alcohol use, regardless of smoking recency. Alcohol was associated with urge reduction only when the cigarette being appraised was smoked more than 15 minutes prior to the diary entry...
  67. ncbi request reprint Smoking withdrawal dynamics: III. Correlates of withdrawal heterogeneity
    Thomas M Piasecki
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 11:276-85. 2003
    ..Prior research has shown that these symptom facets predict later relapse: thus, current pharmacotherapies may aid cessation by diminishing withdrawal severity, but they do not affect all clinically important aspects of withdrawal...
  68. ncbi request reprint Addressing tobacco in managed care: documenting the challenges and potential for systems-level change
    Susan J Curry
    Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 4:S5-7. 2002
  69. ncbi request reprint Smoking withdrawal dynamics: II. Improved tests of withdrawal-relapse relations
    Thomas M Piasecki
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri Columbia 65211, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 112:14-27. 2003
    ..The findings complement earlier heterogeneity studies in implicating the pattern of changing withdrawal symptoms over time as a factor strongly associated with smoking relapse...
  70. pmc A candidate gene approach identifies the CHRNA5-A3-B4 region as a risk factor for age-dependent nicotine addiction
    Robert B Weiss
    Department of Human Genetics, Eccles Institute of Human Genetics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America
    PLoS Genet 4:e1000125. 2008
    ..The identification of an age-dependent susceptibility haplotype reinforces the importance of preventing early exposure to tobacco through public health policies...
  71. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and predictors of transitions in smoking behavior among college students
    David W Wetter
    Department of Behavioral Science, University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Health Psychol 23:168-77. 2004
    ..Peer and parental smoking, demographics, affect, stress, and alcohol use were generally not predictive of change. Tobacco control interventions targeted at college students are clearly warranted...
  72. ncbi request reprint Progression of college-age cigarette samplers: what influences outcome
    Susan L Kenford
    Department of Psychology, Xavier University, 3800 Victory Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45207 6411, USA
    Addict Behav 30:285-94. 2005
    ..The level of baseline smoking was strongly related to smoking outcome. These results support the wisdom of limiting access and exposure to cigarettes among the college population...

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