Christopher Jepson

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Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint In a mailed physician survey, questionnaire length had a threshold effect on response rate
    Christopher Jepson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Room 4017, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:103-5. 2005
  2. pmc Working memory deficits predict short-term smoking resumption following brief abstinence
    Freda Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 106:61-4. 2010
  3. pmc Association of the nicotine metabolite ratio and CHRNA5/CHRNA3 polymorphisms with smoking rate among treatment-seeking smokers
    Mary Falcone
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:498-503. 2011
  4. pmc Mouse model predicts effects of smoking and varenicline on event-related potentials in humans
    Noam D Rudnick
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:589-97. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in mu-opioid-receptor-interacting proteins and smoking cessation in a nicotine replacement therapy trial
    Riju Ray
    Department of Pharmacology, and Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:1237-41. 2007
  6. pmc Varenicline improves mood and cognition during smoking abstinence
    Freda Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 65:144-9. 2009
  7. pmc Convergent evidence that choline acetyltransferase gene variation is associated with prospective smoking cessation and nicotine dependence
    Riju Ray
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:1374-82. 2010
  8. pmc Graphic warning labels in cigarette advertisements: recall and viewing patterns
    Andrew A Strasser
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Nicotine Addiction, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 3309, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:41-7. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with distress in urban residential fire survivors
    Anne Keane
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 34:11-7. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Naltrexone reduces the relative reinforcing value of nicotine in a cigarette smoking choice paradigm
    Margaret Rukstalis
    Tobacco Use Research Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Suite 4100, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 180:41-8. 2005

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Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint In a mailed physician survey, questionnaire length had a threshold effect on response rate
    Christopher Jepson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3535 Market Street, Room 4017, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:103-5. 2005
    ..To examine the association between questionnaire length and response rate in a mailed survey of generalist physicians randomly selected from the American Medical Association master file...
  2. pmc Working memory deficits predict short-term smoking resumption following brief abstinence
    Freda Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 106:61-4. 2010
    ....
  3. pmc Association of the nicotine metabolite ratio and CHRNA5/CHRNA3 polymorphisms with smoking rate among treatment-seeking smokers
    Mary Falcone
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:498-503. 2011
    ..We tested the potential interacting effects of these two risk factors on CPD...
  4. pmc Mouse model predicts effects of smoking and varenicline on event-related potentials in humans
    Noam D Rudnick
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:589-97. 2010
    ..Nicotine alters auditory event-related potentials (ERPs) in rodents and humans and is an effective treatment for smoking cessation. Less is known about the effects of the partial nicotine agonist varenicline on ERPs...
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in mu-opioid-receptor-interacting proteins and smoking cessation in a nicotine replacement therapy trial
    Riju Ray
    Department of Pharmacology, and Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:1237-41. 2007
    ....
  6. pmc Varenicline improves mood and cognition during smoking abstinence
    Freda Patterson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 65:144-9. 2009
    ..Varenicline, a partial agonist at the alpha4beta2 nAChRs, is a new, efficacious medication for nicotine dependence. Its effects on the affective and cognitive dimensions of nicotine withdrawal have yet to be well characterized...
  7. pmc Convergent evidence that choline acetyltransferase gene variation is associated with prospective smoking cessation and nicotine dependence
    Riju Ray
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:1374-82. 2010
    ..Additional sequencing and characterization of ChAT may reveal functional variants that contribute to nicotine dependence and smoking cessation...
  8. pmc Graphic warning labels in cigarette advertisements: recall and viewing patterns
    Andrew A Strasser
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research on Nicotine Addiction, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 3309, USA
    Am J Prev Med 43:41-7. 2012
    ..The FDA requires that these graphic warning labels be embedded into cigarette advertising and packaging by September 2012...
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with distress in urban residential fire survivors
    Anne Keane
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6096, USA
    J Nurs Scholarsh 34:11-7. 2002
    ..To identify factors associated with recovery in a sample of urban residential fire survivors...
  10. ncbi request reprint Naltrexone reduces the relative reinforcing value of nicotine in a cigarette smoking choice paradigm
    Margaret Rukstalis
    Tobacco Use Research Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Suite 4100, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 180:41-8. 2005
    ..Naltrexone and bupropion have been shown to alter ad lib smoking behavior; however, medication effects on nicotine reward in a cigarette choice paradigm have yet to be investigated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of different nicotine replacement therapies on postcessation psychological responses
    Andrew A Strasser
    Tobacco Use Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Suite 4100, Philadelphia, PA 19140 3309, USA
    Addict Behav 30:9-17. 2005
    ..These findings indicate that, although TN may enhance positive affect for smokers in treatment compared with NS, only changes in negative affect predict treatment outcome...
  12. ncbi request reprint Predictors of attendance in a randomized clinical trial of nicotine replacement therapy with behavioral counseling
    Freda Patterson
    University of Pennsylvania, Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center, 3535 Market Street, Suite 4100, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 72:123-31. 2003
    ..Additional research in this area would also be valuable to evaluate strategies to promote attendance in these high-risk groups...
  13. ncbi request reprint Incremental and average cost-effectiveness ratios: will physicians make a distinction?
    John C Hershey
    Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA 19104, USA
    Risk Anal 23:81-9. 2003
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  14. ncbi request reprint When money is saved by reducing healthcare costs, where do US primary care physicians think the money goes?
    David A Asch
    Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:438-42. 2003
    ..Physician willingness to reduce medical costs is mixed. Some physicians might be unwilling to reduce medical costs because they are concerned about where the savings would go...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of assessment method on the discrepancy between judgments of health disorders people have and do not have: a web study
    Jonathan Baron
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6196, USA
    Med Decis Making 23:422-34. 2003
    ..The discrepancy varied in size and direction across disorders. Subjects also thought that they would be less affected than others...
  16. pmc Experimental evaluation of antitobacco PSAs: effects of message content and format on physiological and behavioral outcomes
    Andrew A Strasser
    Transdisciplinary Tobacco Use Research Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Suite 4100, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:293-302. 2009
    ..Research on what makes an effective PSA has had mixed outcomes. The present study tested the effects of specific message features in antitobacco PSAs, using theory-based physiological and self-report outcomes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Individual differences in nicotine intake per cigarette
    Freda Patterson
    Abramson Cancer Center and Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania Health Sciences and the Annenberg Public Policy Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 12:468-71. 2003
    ..Future research on individual differences in nicotine boost is warranted to clarify the role of psychological, physiological, and cigarette-related determinants...
  18. ncbi request reprint Increases in hyperactive-impulsive symptoms predict relapse among smokers in nicotine replacement therapy
    Margaret Rukstalis
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:297-304. 2005
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  19. ncbi request reprint Subjective effects of an initial dose of nicotine nasal spray predict treatment outcome
    Vyga Kaufmann
    Department of Psychiatry and Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Suite 4100, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 172:271-6. 2004
    ..A clinically convenient tool to identify smokers most likely to benefit from NS could assist healthcare practitioners in selecting the optimal treatment for individual patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Role of functional genetic variation in the dopamine D2 receptor (DRD2) in response to bupropion and nicotine replacement therapy for tobacco dependence: results of two randomized clinical trials
    Caryn Lerman
    Department of Psychiatry and Abramson Cancer Center, Tobacco Use Research Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 31:231-42. 2006
    ..Study findings require confirmation in additional larger samples before they are applied in practice...
  21. pmc Association of catechol-O-methyltransferase with smoking cessation in two independent studies of women
    Susan Colilla
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Pharmacogenet Genomics 15:393-8. 2005
    ..To determine if the lower activity Met allele of COMT was associated with smoking cessation in women, we used two independent studies: a population-based case--control study and a nicotine replacement clinical trial...
  22. ncbi request reprint The influence of cost-effectiveness information on physicians' cancer screening recommendations
    Peter A Ubel
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:1727-36. 2003
    ..Physicians are relatively reluctant to abandon common screening strategies, even when they learn that they are expensive, and are hesitant to adopt unfamiliar screening strategies, even when they learn that they are inexpensive...
  23. ncbi request reprint Whose quality of life? A commentary exploring discrepancies between health state evaluations of patients and the general public
    Peter A Ubel
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Qual Life Res 12:599-607. 2003
    ..Decisions about whose values to measure for the purposes of economic analyses, and how to measure discrepancies, should take these potential contributing factors into account...
  24. pmc Public response to cost-quality tradeoffs in clinical decisions
    Mary Catherine Beach
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Med Decis Making 23:369-78. 2003
    ..To explore public attitudes toward the incorporation of cost-effectiveness analysis into clinical decisions...
  25. ncbi request reprint CHRNA4 and tobacco dependence: from gene regulation to treatment outcome
    Kent E Hutchison
    Department of Psychology, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:1078-86. 2007
    ..Given the probable importance of the alpha4 subunit of the neuronal nicotinic acetylcholine receptor, the gene that codes for this subunit (CHRNA4) represents an excellent starting point for a genetic investigation of smoking behavior...
  26. ncbi request reprint CYP2B6 genotype does not alter nicotine metabolism, plasma levels, or abstinence with nicotine replacement therapy
    Anna M Lee
    The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and the Department of Pharmacology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 1A8
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1312-4. 2007
  27. ncbi request reprint CYP2B6 genotype alters abstinence rates in a bupropion smoking cessation trial
    Anna M Lee
    Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and the Department of Pharmacology, University of Toronto, 1 King s College Circle Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 62:635-41. 2007
    ..Genetic polymorphisms in CYP2B6, such as CYP2B6*6, can alter bupropion metabolism and may affect bupropion treatment outcome...
  28. ncbi request reprint Ignorance of hedonic adaptation to hemodialysis: a study using ecological momentary assessment
    Jason Riis
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, MI, USA
    J Exp Psychol Gen 134:3-9. 2005
    ..This relative negativity in controls' estimates of their own moods could also contribute to their underestimation of the moods and overall well-being of patients...
  29. ncbi request reprint Disability and sunshine: can hedonic predictions be improved by drawing attention to focusing illusions or emotional adaptation?
    Peter A Ubel
    Center for Behavioral and Decision Sciences in Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0429, USA
    J Exp Psychol Appl 11:111-23. 2005
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  30. pmc Misperceptions about beta-blockers and diuretics: a national survey of primary care physicians
    Peter A Ubel
    VA Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:977-83. 2003
    ..The persistent use of these agents raises questions as to whether physicians perceive ACE inhibitors and calcium channel blockers to be better than beta-blockers and diuretics...