Sun S Kim

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of smoking cessation intervention studies in China
    Sun S Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:891-9. 2012
  2. pmc Tobacco dependence treatment for Korean Americans: preliminary findings
    Sun S Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:395-404. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Culture and smoking among Vietnamese Americans in central Massachusetts
    Sun S Kim
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 365 Plantation St, Worcester, MA 01652, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 23:151-8. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Cross-cultural validation of a smoking abstinence self-efficacy scale in Korean American men
    Sun S Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 30:122-30. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of short-term smoking cessation among Korean American men
    Sun Seog Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Public Health Nurs 25:516-25. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the alcohol use disorders identification test: a Korean version
    Sun S Kim
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Worcester MA 01655, USA
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 22:190-9. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Minnesota Nicotine Withdrawal Scale: a Korean version
    Sun S Kim
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Nurs Meas 15:121-32. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Revisiting mental health issues in young immigrants: a lesson learned from the Virginia Tech massacre
    Sun S Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01545, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 28:939-42. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Tobacco use and dependence in Asian American and Pacific Islander adolescents: a review of the literature
    Sun S Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mass Medical School, 55 Lake North Avenue, Rm S7 412, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 6:113-42. 2007
  10. doi request reprint A systematic review of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual diagnostic criteria for nicotine dependence
    Joseph DiFranza
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Addict Behav 35:373-82. 2010

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of smoking cessation intervention studies in China
    Sun S Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:891-9. 2012
    ..This paper summarizes findings of studies in order to compare the effect of pharmacotherapy, counseling, and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) approaches on the abstinence rate...
  2. pmc Tobacco dependence treatment for Korean Americans: preliminary findings
    Sun S Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 14:395-404. 2012
    ..The promising result suggests a need to further test the intervention in larger samples and longer follow-up assessments before it can be adapted in clinical settings...
  3. doi request reprint Culture and smoking among Vietnamese Americans in central Massachusetts
    Sun S Kim
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 365 Plantation St, Worcester, MA 01652, USA
    J Transcult Nurs 23:151-8. 2012
    ..Nurses working with Vietnamese Americans should be aware of the high rate of smoking among male immigrants and provide smoking cessation interventions...
  4. doi request reprint Cross-cultural validation of a smoking abstinence self-efficacy scale in Korean American men
    Sun S Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 30:122-30. 2009
    ..89), Factor I (.88), and Factor II (.80) but intraclass correlation coefficient for the total scale (.57) was low. Nicotine dependence and nicotine withdrawal showed modest but statistically significant correlations with the scale...
  5. ncbi request reprint Predictors of short-term smoking cessation among Korean American men
    Sun Seog Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Public Health Nurs 25:516-25. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine which demographic, smoking behavior, and theoretical variables of theory of planned behavior would predict smoking cessation attempts among Korean American men...
  6. doi request reprint Psychometric properties of the alcohol use disorders identification test: a Korean version
    Sun S Kim
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Worcester MA 01655, USA
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 22:190-9. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to examine the psychometric properties of a Korean version of the AUDIT referred to as AUDIT-K and to determine which cutoff score of the scale would perform better in Korean Americans...
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychometric properties of the Minnesota Nicotine Withdrawal Scale: a Korean version
    Sun S Kim
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Nurs Meas 15:121-32. 2007
    ..Satisfactory internal consistency coefficients together with the validity findings suggest the MNWS-K warrants use with the Korean American population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Revisiting mental health issues in young immigrants: a lesson learned from the Virginia Tech massacre
    Sun S Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01545, USA
    Issues Ment Health Nurs 28:939-42. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Tobacco use and dependence in Asian American and Pacific Islander adolescents: a review of the literature
    Sun S Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Mass Medical School, 55 Lake North Avenue, Rm S7 412, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 6:113-42. 2007
    ..This article identifies gaps in extant tobacco literature and areas for further research on Asian American adolescents...
  10. doi request reprint A systematic review of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual diagnostic criteria for nicotine dependence
    Joseph DiFranza
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Addict Behav 35:373-82. 2010
    ..However, the data do not support the central premise of a 3-symptom diagnostic threshold, and no data establish that the DSM-ND criteria provide an accurate diagnosis of nicotine dependence...
  11. pmc Smoking among individuals with schizophrenia in Korea: gender differences
    Sun S Kim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA Electronic address
    Arch Psychiatr Nurs 27:241-5. 2013
    ..This study examined gender differences in smoking and quitting among individuals diagnosed with schizophrenia in Korea. In addition, the study investigated differences in caffeine use by gender and smoking status...
  12. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use and dependence in Asian Americans: a review of the literature
    Sun S Kim
    School of Nursing, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey UMDNJ Newark, NJ 07107 1709, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:169-84. 2007
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