Gary A Giovino

Summary

Affiliation: University at Buffalo
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Research priorities for FCTC Articles 20, 21, and 22: surveillance/evaluation and information exchange
    Gary A Giovino
    Department of Community Health and Health Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:847-61. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Monitoring the tobacco use epidemic I. Overview: Optimizing measurement to facilitate change
    Gary A Giovino
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, 312 Kimball Tower, Buffalo, New York 14214 8028, USA
    Prev Med 48:S4-10. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint The tobacco epidemic in the United States
    Gary A Giovino
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14214 8028, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S318-26. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Are smokers adequately informed about the health risks of smoking and medicinal nicotine?
    K Michael Cummings
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S333-40. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cessation in a cohort of current and former smokers followed over 13 years
    Andrew Hyland
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S363-9. 2004
  6. pmc Cigarettes sold in China: design, emissions and metals
    RICHARD 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 19:i47-53. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint What do Marlboro Lights smokers know about low-tar cigarettes?
    K Michael Cummings
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S323-32. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint State and community tobacco-control programs and smoking-cessation rates among adult smokers: what can we learn from the COMMIT intervention cohort?
    Andrew Hyland
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Health Behavior, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Am J Health Promot 20:272-81. 2006
  9. pmc Access to low-taxed cigarettes deters smoking cessation attempts
    Andrew Hyland
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Health Behavior, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:994-5. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of low-level smokers
    Andrew Hyland
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Health Behavior, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:461-8. 2005

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. pmc Research priorities for FCTC Articles 20, 21, and 22: surveillance/evaluation and information exchange
    Gary A Giovino
    Department of Community Health and Health Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:847-61. 2013
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Monitoring the tobacco use epidemic I. Overview: Optimizing measurement to facilitate change
    Gary A Giovino
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, 312 Kimball Tower, Buffalo, New York 14214 8028, USA
    Prev Med 48:S4-10. 2009
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The tobacco epidemic in the United States
    Gary A Giovino
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo State University of New York, Buffalo, New York 14214 8028, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S318-26. 2007
    ..The economic benefits of tobacco in our society are replaceable and they pale in comparison to the extent of human life lost...
  4. ncbi request reprint Are smokers adequately informed about the health risks of smoking and medicinal nicotine?
    K Michael Cummings
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S333-40. 2004
    ..The present findings demonstrate that smokers are misinformed about many aspects of the cigarettes they smoke and stop-smoking medications and that they want more information about ways to reduce their health risks...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of cessation in a cohort of current and former smokers followed over 13 years
    Andrew Hyland
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S363-9. 2004
    ..The present study shows that nicotine dependence is a major factor predicting long-term cessation in smokers. This finding has implications for tobacco control policy and treatment approaches...
  6. pmc Cigarettes sold in China: design, emissions and metals
    RICHARD 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 19:i47-53. 2010
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint What do Marlboro Lights smokers know about low-tar cigarettes?
    K Michael Cummings
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S323-32. 2004
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint State and community tobacco-control programs and smoking-cessation rates among adult smokers: what can we learn from the COMMIT intervention cohort?
    Andrew Hyland
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Health Behavior, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Am J Health Promot 20:272-81. 2006
    ..To assess the long-term effect of a randomized community-based trial of smoking cessation and to examine the effect of exposure to large state-based tobacco-control programs on smoking cessation...
  9. pmc Access to low-taxed cigarettes deters smoking cessation attempts
    Andrew Hyland
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Health Behavior, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:994-5. 2005
    ..Interventions that reduce price differentials are suggested to maximize the public health benefit of cigarette excise taxes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of low-level smokers
    Andrew Hyland
    Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Department of Health Behavior, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:461-8. 2005
    ..Low-level smokers may be a growing segment of the smoker population and have different characteristics, health risks, and intervention needs compared with their heavier smoking counterparts...
  11. doi request reprint The impact of reduced ignition propensity cigarette regulation on smoking behaviour in a cohort of Ontario smokers
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA
    Inj Prev 16:420-2. 2010
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Changes in nicotine intake and cigarette use over time in two nationally representative cross-sectional samples of smokers
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:750-9. 2006
    ..In addition, these data are inconsistent with the hypothesis that the remaining population of smokers is becoming more dependent on nicotine over time...
  13. ncbi request reprint Reduction in amount smoked predicts future cessation
    Andrew Hyland
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 19:221-5. 2005
    ..7 times more likely to quit smoking by 2001 compared with those who did not reduce. Few smokers are able to reduce their consumption by 50% or more, although those who do are more likely to quit compared with those who do not...
  14. doi request reprint A longitudinal evaluation of fruit and vegetable consumption and cigarette smoking
    Jeffrey P Haibach
    Department of Community Health and Health Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14214 8028, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:355-63. 2013
    ..This study evaluated the longitudinal relationship between fruit and vegetable consumption (FVC) and cigarette smoking, including measures of dependence and abstinence in a national population-based cohort analysis...
  15. doi request reprint Tobacco use in 3 billion individuals from 16 countries: an analysis of nationally representative cross-sectional household surveys
    Gary A Giovino
    Department of Community Health and Health Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14214 8028, USA alo edu
    Lancet 380:668-79. 2012
    ..We assess these patterns through analysis of data from the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS)...
  16. doi request reprint Cigar/cigarillo surveillance: limitations of the U.S. Department of Agriculture system
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Department of Health Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:424-6. 2008
    ..per thousand). A rise in the sales of little cigars in recent years is a cause for concern. The capacious second category could be obscuring the growth of sales in cigarillos...
  17. ncbi request reprint Lifetime cumulative exposure to secondhand smoke and risk of myocardial infarction in never smokers: results from the Western New York health study, 1995-2001
    Saverio Stranges
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1961-7. 2006
    ..Therefore, we sought to test the association between lifetime cumulative exposure to SHS and risk of myocardial infarction (MI) (as an indication of CHD) among never smokers...
  18. ncbi request reprint Smoker awareness of and beliefs about supposedly less-harmful tobacco products
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    Department of Health Behavior, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York 14263, USA park org
    Am J Prev Med 29:85-90. 2005
    ..Cigarette manufacturers in the United States have begun marketing cigarette brands claiming to reduce smokers' exposure to selected toxins in tobacco smoke. Little data exist on smokers' awareness, use, and beliefs about these products...
  19. ncbi request reprint Advice on using over-the-counter nicotine replacement therapy-patch, gum, or lozenge-to quit smoking
    Lynn T Kozlowski
    Department of Biobehavioral Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2140-50. 2007
    ..The statement integrates state of the art clinical practice guidelines in a patient-centered format and presents information for policy makers to effectively support quit attempts...
  20. doi request reprint Negative affect, stress, and smoking in college students: unique associations independent of alcohol and marijuana use
    VIKTORIYA MAGID
    University at Buffalo, SUNY, United States
    Addict Behav 34:973-5. 2009
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  21. pmc Race/ethnicity, psychological distress, and fruit/vegetable consumption. The nature of the distress-behavior relation differs by race/ethnicity
    Marc T Kiviniemi
    Department of Community Health and Health Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, 314 Kimball Tower, 3435 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Appetite 56:737-40. 2011
    ..We explored how the relation between psychological distress and fruit/vegetable consumption differed as a function of race/ethnicity...
  22. pmc Psychological distress and smoking behavior: the nature of the relation differs by race/ethnicity
    Marc T Kiviniemi
    Department of Community Health and Health Behavior, School of Public Health and Health Professions, University at Buffalo, 314 Kimball Tower, 3435 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:113-9. 2011
    ..We explored how the relation between psychological distress and smoking behavior differed as a function of race/ethnicity of respondents to a representative national survey...
  23. pmc Does switching to reduced ignition propensity cigarettes alter smoking behavior or exposure to tobacco smoke constituents?
    RICHARD 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
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:1011-8. 2010
    ..Both of these could increase smokers' exposures to harmful constituents in cigarettes...
  24. doi request reprint Use of flavored cigarettes among older adolescent and adult smokers: United States, 2004--2005
    Sarah M Klein
    BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:1209-14. 2008
    ..8%) and 18-19-year-old smokers (21.7%) (p<.001). Uniquely flavored cigarette brands seem to be most attractive to the youngest smokers and should be prohibited...
  25. ncbi request reprint Stop-smoking medications: who uses them, who misuses them, and who is misinformed about them?
    Maansi A Bansal
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S303-10. 2004
    ..Misperceptions about the health risks of nicotine and the safety/efficacy of nicotine medications may discourage some smokers from considering the use of these medications to help them stop smoking...
  26. doi request reprint Trajectories of smoking among freshmen college students with prior smoking history and risk for future smoking: data from the University Project Tobacco Etiology Research Network (UpTERN) study
    Craig R Colder
    Department of Psychology, State University of New York, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Addiction 103:1534-43. 2008
    ..Little is known about smoking during the transition to college. The current study examined trajectories of smoking among college freshmen, how trajectories predicted later smoking and the social context of smoking...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cigarette purchasing behaviors when prices are high
    Andrew Hyland
    Department of Health Behavior, Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:497-500. 2004
    ..This may undermine the public health benefit of higher prices and cause lost revenue to state and local governments...
  28. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of menthol cigarette use
    Gary A Giovino
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:S67-81. 2004
    ..Such research would guide the development of potentially more effective programs and policies...
  29. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of tobacco use in the United States
    Gary A Giovino
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Elm and Carlton Streets, Buffalo, New York, NY 14263, USA
    Oncogene 21:7326-40. 2002
    ..Accelerating progress in reducing tobacco use will accelerate reductions in tobacco-attributable morbidity and mortality...
  30. pmc Time to first cigarette in the morning as an index of ability to quit smoking: implications for nicotine dependence
    Timothy B Baker
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:S555-70. 2007
    ..Thus the time-to-first-cigarette item appears to tap a pattern of heavy, uninterrupted, and automatic smoking and may be a good single-item measure of nicotine dependence...
  31. ncbi request reprint Methods to assess potential reduced exposure products
    Dorothy K Hatsukami
    University of Minnesota Cancer Center, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:827-44. 2005
    ..Although no currently available set of measures was thought to be sufficient for determining the relative health risk of potential reduced exposure products, this paper provides a blueprint for future research toward this end...
  32. ncbi request reprint Reducing tobacco harm: research challenges and issues
    Dorothy K Hatsukami
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55414, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 4:S89-101. 2002
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Cigarette yields and human exposure: a comparison of alternative testing regimens
    David Hammond
    Department of Health Studies and Gerontology, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada N2L 3G1
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1495-501. 2006
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Brave new world of tobacco disease prevention: promoting dual tobacco-product use?
    Jack E Henningfield
    Am J Prev Med 23:226-8. 2002
  35. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the effect of data collection setting on the prevalence of health risk behaviors among adolescents
    Laura Kann
    Division of Adolescent and School Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Adolesc Health 31:327-35. 2002
    ..To examine the effect of data collection setting on the prevalence of priority health risk behaviors among adolescents...
  36. ncbi request reprint Opportunities for youth smoking cessation: findings from a national focus group study
    George I Balch
    Balch Associates and Department of Managerial Studies University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:9-17. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that it is critical to educate adolescents about what good cessation programming is and is not, why it is needed, how it might help, and where it is offered...
  37. ncbi request reprint Is the prevalence of youth smoking affected by efforts to increase retailer compliance with a minors' access law?
    K Michael Cummings
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo NY 14263, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 5:465-71. 2003
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Self-reported cigarette smoking vs. serum cotinine among U.S. adolescents
    Ralph S Caraballo
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 6:19-25. 2004
    ..1% discrepancy among self-reported smokers. Efforts to improve the validity of self-reported cigarette smoking will benefit tobacco-related surveillance, evaluation, and research activities for adolescents...
  39. pmc Selling the "quit" brand to young adult smokers
    K Michael Cummings
    J Gen Intern Med 19:481-2. 2004
  40. pmc Tobacco harm reduction involves more than cigarette harm reduction
    Gary A Giovino
    Am J Public Health 94:1294; author reply 1294-5. 2004
  41. pmc State tobacco control spending and youth smoking
    John A Tauras
    Department of Economics m c 144, University of Illinois at Chicago, 601 South Morgan, Chicago, IL 60607 7121, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:338-44. 2005
    ..We examined the relationship between state-level tobacco control expenditures and youth smoking prevalence and cigarette consumption...
  42. ncbi request reprint The potential impact of a low-nitrosamine smokeless tobacco product on cigarette smoking in the United States: estimates of a panel of experts
    David T Levy
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Calverton, Maryland, and Department of Economics, University of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Addict Behav 31:1190-200. 2006
    ....
  43. pmc How did UK cigarette makers reduce tar to 10 mg or less?
    RICHARD J O'CONNOR
    BMJ 332:302. 2006
  44. pmc Smoke-free laws and secondhand smoke exposure in US non-smoking adults, 1999-2002
    Melanie S Pickett
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, Hyattsville, Maryland 20782, USA
    Tob Control 15:302-7. 2006
    ..To investigate the relationship between smoke-free law coverage and secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure in the United States non-smoking adult population...
  45. pmc Tobacco industry marketing at point of purchase after the 1998 MSA billboard advertising ban
    Melanie A Wakefield
    Center for Behavioral Research in Cancer, Anti Cancer Council of Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Public Health 92:937-40. 2002