Andrea King

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi A longitudinal study of the correlates of persistent smoking among sexual minority women
    Alicia K Matthews
    Department of Health Systems Sciences, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:1199-206. 2014
  2. pmc Results from a community-based smoking cessation treatment program for LGBT smokers
    Alicia K Matthews
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 845 South Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Environ Public Health 2013:984508. 2013
  3. pmc The influence of childhood physical abuse on adult health status in sexual minority women: the mediating role of smoking
    Alicia K Matthews
    Department of Health Systems Sciences, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Womens Health Issues 23:e95-102. 2013
  4. doi Project Exhale: preliminary evaluation of a tailored smoking cessation treatment for HIV-positive African American smokers
    Alicia K Matthews
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois, 845 South Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 27:22-32. 2013
  5. pmc Correlates of quality of life among African American and white cancer survivors
    Alicia K Matthews
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    Cancer Nurs 35:355-64. 2012
  6. doi Demographic, psychosocial, and contextual correlates of tobacco use in sexual minority women
    Alicia K Matthews
    Howard Brown Health Center, Chicago, IL College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Res Nurs Health 34:141-52. 2011
  7. pmc Development of a culturally targeted smoking cessation intervention for African American smokers
    Alicia K Matthews
    College of Nursing and Howard Brown Health Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Community Health 34:480-92. 2009
  8. ncbi Complementary and alternative medicine use among breast cancer survivors
    Alicia K Matthews
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 13:555-62. 2007
  9. ncbi A qualitative evaluation of a faith-based breast and cervical cancer screening intervention for African American women
    Alicia K Matthews
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 845 S Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Health Educ Behav 33:643-63. 2006
  10. ncbi Correlates of underutilization of gynecological cancer screening among lesbian and heterosexual women
    Alicia K Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Prev Med 38:105-13. 2004

Detail Information

Publications29

  1. ncbi A longitudinal study of the correlates of persistent smoking among sexual minority women
    Alicia K Matthews
    Department of Health Systems Sciences, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:1199-206. 2014
    ..We conducted a longitudinal evaluation of factors associated with persistent smoking behaviors among sexual minority women (SMW; lesbians and bisexual women)...
  2. pmc Results from a community-based smoking cessation treatment program for LGBT smokers
    Alicia K Matthews
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 845 South Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Environ Public Health 2013:984508. 2013
    ..This descriptive study examined the benefits of a community-based, culturally tailored smoking cessation treatment program for LGBT smokers...
  3. pmc The influence of childhood physical abuse on adult health status in sexual minority women: the mediating role of smoking
    Alicia K Matthews
    Department of Health Systems Sciences, College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Womens Health Issues 23:e95-102. 2013
    ....
  4. doi Project Exhale: preliminary evaluation of a tailored smoking cessation treatment for HIV-positive African American smokers
    Alicia K Matthews
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois, 845 South Damen Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 27:22-32. 2013
    ..Smoking cessation outcomes were on par with other similar programs. A larger trial is needed to address limitations and to confirm benefits...
  5. pmc Correlates of quality of life among African American and white cancer survivors
    Alicia K Matthews
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    Cancer Nurs 35:355-64. 2012
    ..African Americans continue to suffer disproportionately from cancer morbidity and mortality, with emerging evidence suggesting potential quality of life (QOL) disparities in the survivorship period...
  6. doi Demographic, psychosocial, and contextual correlates of tobacco use in sexual minority women
    Alicia K Matthews
    Howard Brown Health Center, Chicago, IL College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Res Nurs Health 34:141-52. 2011
    ..Awareness of prevention campaigns, recent quit attempts, and intention to quit were high, suggesting opportunities for smoking cessation...
  7. pmc Development of a culturally targeted smoking cessation intervention for African American smokers
    Alicia K Matthews
    College of Nursing and Howard Brown Health Center, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Community Health 34:480-92. 2009
    ..Findings suggest that a culturally targeted and intensive group based smoking cessation treatment is plausibly effective in improving smoking cessation outcomes in African American smokers, warranting a larger randomized trial...
  8. ncbi Complementary and alternative medicine use among breast cancer survivors
    Alicia K Matthews
    College of Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 13:555-62. 2007
    ..Additional objectives were to measure associations between psychosocial and medical factors and CAM use both related and unrelated to a breast cancer diagnosis...
  9. ncbi A qualitative evaluation of a faith-based breast and cervical cancer screening intervention for African American women
    Alicia K Matthews
    University of Illinois at Chicago, College of Nursing, 845 S Damen Ave, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Health Educ Behav 33:643-63. 2006
    ..Study findings have implications for enhancing faith-based breast and cervical cancer prevention efforts in African American communities...
  10. ncbi Correlates of underutilization of gynecological cancer screening among lesbian and heterosexual women
    Alicia K Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Prev Med 38:105-13. 2004
    ..Study aims were to examine cervical cancer risk factors, screening patterns, and predictors of screening adherence in demographically similar samples of lesbian (N=550) and heterosexual women (N=279)...
  11. ncbi Complementary medicine practices in a community-based sample of lesbian and heterosexual women
    Alicia K Matthews
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Health Care Women Int 26:430-47. 2005
    ..Future studies should also examine the relationships between and experiences with discrimination in traditional medical settings and increased use of complementary and alternative medicine...
  12. ncbi A pilot community-based intensive smoking cessation intervention in African Americans: feasibility, acceptability and early outcome indicators
    Andrea King
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:208-17. 2008
    ..05). Larger studies are warranted to examine targeted treatment elements and individual difference factors to enhance cessation outcomes in African-American smokers...
  13. ncbi A qualitative exploration of the experiences of lesbian and heterosexual patients with breast cancer
    Alicia K Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, IL, USA
    Oncol Nurs Forum 29:1455-62. 2002
    ..To explore similarities and differences between lesbian and heterosexual survivors of breast cancer regarding cancer experiences, medical interactions related to cancer treatment, and quality of life (QOL)...
  14. pmc Stress-induced changes in mood and cortisol release predict mood effects of amphetamine
    Ajna Hamidovic
    The University of Chicago, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, 5841 S Maryland Avenue MC 3077, Chicago, IL 60637, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 109:175-80. 2010
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  15. pmc Sex differences in the relationship between alcohol-associated smoking urge and behavior: a pilot study
    Andrea King
    Department of Psychiatry, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Am J Addict 17:347-53. 2008
    ..The lack of relationship in women suggests that co-use of these substances may be due to exteroceptive factors beyond the pharmacological effects of alcohol potentiating smoking urge...
  16. ncbi Alcohol-induced increases in smoking behavior for nicotinized and denicotinized cigarettes in men and women
    Andrea King
    Department of Psychiatry, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 207:107-17. 2009
    ..However, alcohol's effects on specific components of smoking behavior for nicotine versus non-nicotine factors and potential sex differences in this response have not been investigated...
  17. doi Naltrexone decreases heavy drinking rates in smoking cessation treatment: an exploratory study
    Andrea King
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, Pritzker School of Medicine, University of Chicago, 5841 S Maryland Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:1044-50. 2009
    ..One potential unexplored mechanism underlying naltrexone's effects in smoking cessation may be in its ability to reduce alcohol consumption...
  18. pmc Effects of the opioid receptor antagonist naltrexone on smoking and related behaviors in smokers preparing to quit: a randomized controlled trial
    Andrea King
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Addiction 108:1836-44. 2013
    ..To determine if naltrexone affects smoking behaviors in smokers preparing to quit, and whether or not such pre-quit responses predict post-quit date outcomes...
  19. pmc Neural substrates of alcohol-induced smoking urge in heavy drinking nondaily smokers
    Andrea King
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 35:692-701. 2010
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  20. pmc Alternative substance paradigm: effectiveness of beverage blinding and effects on acute alcohol responses
    Megan Conrad
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Chicago, 1007 W Harrison Street, MC 285, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 20:382-9. 2012
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  21. pmc Prediction of depressive distress in a community sample of women: the role of sexual orientation
    Alicia K Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1131-9. 2002
    ..This study compared factors known or hypothesized to influence depressive symptomatology in a community sample of lesbians and heterosexual women...
  22. pmc Effects of alcohol on psychomotor performance and perceived impairment in heavy binge social drinkers
    Ty Brumback
    The University of Chicago, Department of Psychiatry, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 91:10-7. 2007
    ..Further, results may have implications for alcohol-related harm as binge social drinkers regularly consume intoxicating doses of alcohol but may not be aware of the physical and cognitive impairments produced by alcohol...
  23. pmc Are racial differences in patient-physician cancer communication and information explained by background, predisposing, and enabling factors?
    Clara Manfredi
    Program for Cancer Control and Population Science, Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    J Health Commun 15:272-92. 2010
    ..These differences persisted after controlling for all other factors. Future research should focus on the informational disadvantages of African American patients and how such disadvantages may affect cancer treatment decisions...
  24. pmc Sexual orientation and smoking: results from a multisite women's health study
    Tonda L Hughes
    Department of Public Health, Mental Health and Administrative Nursing, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Ilinois 60612, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1218-39. 2008
    ..Racial/ethnic minority lesbians with high school education or less were most likely to report both current and lifetime cigarette smoking. The study's limitations are noted...
  25. ncbi Predictors of mental health services use among lesbian and heterosexual women
    Lisa A Razzano
    Center on Mental Health Services Research and Policy, Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60603, USA
    Psychiatr Rehabil J 29:289-98. 2006
    ..Suggestions are offered for identifying new factors in mental health service utilization among groups with diverse sexual orientations...
  26. ncbi Factors influencing medical information seeking among African American cancer patients
    Alicia K Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Health Commun 7:205-19. 2002
    ..Recommendations are made that may assist mental and physical health providers in improving patient information and mental and physical health outcomes of African American cancer patients...
  27. ncbi Efficacy of naltrexone in smoking cessation: a preliminary study and an examination of sex differences
    Andrea King
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:671-82. 2006
    ..The results suggest continued examination of naltrexone as an adjunct in smoking cessation, particularly in female smokers, who have historically shown worse outcomes with traditional treatment methods...
  28. pmc Feasibility and effectiveness of a community-based smoking cessation intervention in a racially diverse, urban smoker cohort
    Yasmin Asvat
    Yasmin Asvat is with the Department of Behavioral Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL Dingcai Cao is with the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Illinois, Chicago Joel J Africk is with the Respiratory Health Association of Metropolitan Chicago Alicia Matthews is with the College of Nursing, University of Illinois, Chicago Andrea King is with the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Am J Public Health 104:S620-7. 2014
    ..Conclusions. CTQ is moderately successful in the short term as delivered in community-based settings for urban-dwelling, largely minority smokers. Further evaluation of longer-term outcomes and cost effectiveness is warranted. ..
  29. ncbi Attenuated cortisol response to alcohol in heavy social drinkers
    Andrea King
    University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 59:203-9. 2006
    ..Further research may help determine whether alteration in cortisol response to alcohol is a biological marker of the propensity to abuse alcohol...

Research Grants8

  1. INFORMATION NEEDS OF AFRICAN AMERICAN CANCER PATIENTS
    Alicia Matthews; Fiscal Year: 1999
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  2. INFORMATION NEEDS OF AFRICAN AMERICAN CANCER PATIENTS
    Alicia Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2000
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  3. INFORMATION NEEDS OF AFRICAN AMERICAN CANCER PATIENTS
    Alicia Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  4. INFORMATION NEEDS OF AFRICAN AMERICAN CANCER PATIENTS
    Alicia Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  5. INFORMATION NEEDS OF AFRICAN AMERICAN CANCER PATIENTS
    Alicia Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2001
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  6. Development of a culturally targeted patient navigation curriculum for LGBT adult
    Alicia Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  7. Culturally Targeted & Individually Tailored Smoking Cessation Study: LGBT Smokers
    Alicia K Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Findings will contribute to the scientific literature on reducing smoking-related health disparities among underserved populations. ..
  8. Development of a culturally targeted patient navigation curriculum for LGBT adult
    Alicia K Matthews; Fiscal Year: 2010
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