Adam Leventhal

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nicotine dependence as a moderator of genetic influences on smoking cessation treatment outcome
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 138:109-17. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and depressive symptoms and affective patterns of tobacco withdrawal
    Adam M Leventhal
    University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA University of Southern California, Department of Psychology, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 133:324-9. 2013
  3. pmc Positive and negative affect as predictors of urge to smoke: temporal factors and mediational pathways
    Adam M Leventhal
    Departments of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 27:262-7. 2013
  4. pmc Isolating the role of psychological dysfunction in smoking cessation: relations of personality and psychopathology to attaining cessation milestones
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 2250 Alcazar Street, CSC 240, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:838-49. 2012
  5. pmc Relations between anhedonia and physical activity
    Adam M Leventhal
    Departments of Preventive Medicine and Psychology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 36:860-72. 2012
  6. pmc Anhedonia predicts altered processing of happy faces in abstinent cigarette smokers
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 2250 Alcazar Street, CSC 240, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 222:343-51. 2012
  7. pmc Genetic and environmental influences on the association between depressive symptom dimensions and smoking initiation among Chinese adolescent twins
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:559-68. 2012
  8. pmc Dopamine D4 receptor gene variation moderates the efficacy of bupropion for smoking cessation
    A M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Pharmacogenomics J 12:86-92. 2012
  9. pmc Smoking-related correlates of depressive symptom dimensions in treatment-seeking smokers
    Adam M Leventhal
    University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 2250 Alcazar Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:668-76. 2011
  10. pmc Anhedonia associated with stimulant use and dependence in a population-based sample of American adults
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 18:562-9. 2010

Research Grants

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Nicotine dependence as a moderator of genetic influences on smoking cessation treatment outcome
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 138:109-17. 2014
    ..If replicated, results like these may inform prognosticative genomic screening panels designed to identify smokers at high risk of relapse when coupled with severe nicotine dependence...
  2. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and depressive symptoms and affective patterns of tobacco withdrawal
    Adam M Leventhal
    University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA University of Southern California, Department of Psychology, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 133:324-9. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to parse the broad variation in anxiety and depressive symptoms into conceptually discrete components and explore their relative predictive influence on affective patterns of acute tobacco withdrawal...
  3. pmc Positive and negative affect as predictors of urge to smoke: temporal factors and mediational pathways
    Adam M Leventhal
    Departments of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 27:262-7. 2013
    ....
  4. pmc Isolating the role of psychological dysfunction in smoking cessation: relations of personality and psychopathology to attaining cessation milestones
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 2250 Alcazar Street, CSC 240, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:838-49. 2012
    ..Further, individuals with high trait-negative emotionality may require intensive intervention to promote the initiation and early maintenance of abstinence...
  5. pmc Relations between anhedonia and physical activity
    Adam M Leventhal
    Departments of Preventive Medicine and Psychology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Health Behav 36:860-72. 2012
    ..To examine the relation of 2 measures of anhedonia-a specific facet of depression indicative of inability to experience pleasure-to physical activity (PA)...
  6. pmc Anhedonia predicts altered processing of happy faces in abstinent cigarette smokers
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 2250 Alcazar Street, CSC 240, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 222:343-51. 2012
    ..Anhedonia-diminished capacity to experience pleasure-is associated with tobacco dependence and smoking cessation failure. However, the mechanisms linking anhedonia and smoking are unclear...
  7. pmc Genetic and environmental influences on the association between depressive symptom dimensions and smoking initiation among Chinese adolescent twins
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:559-68. 2012
    ....
  8. pmc Dopamine D4 receptor gene variation moderates the efficacy of bupropion for smoking cessation
    A M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Pharmacogenomics J 12:86-92. 2012
    ..01) and in analyses predicting continuous abstinence (P's≤0.054). Bupropion may be more efficacious for smokers who carry the long allele, which is relevant to personalized pharmacogenetic treatment approaches...
  9. pmc Smoking-related correlates of depressive symptom dimensions in treatment-seeking smokers
    Adam M Leventhal
    University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 2250 Alcazar Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:668-76. 2011
    ..The present study examined common and unique relations of IDAS depression subdimensions to (a) smoking rate (cigarettes perday), (b) tobacco dependence, and (c) smoking motivation...
  10. pmc Anhedonia associated with stimulant use and dependence in a population-based sample of American adults
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 18:562-9. 2010
    ..Future research utilizing longitudinal and experimental designs are warranted to clarify the underpinnings of this association...
  11. pmc Applying the tripartite model of anxiety and depression to cigarette smoking: an integrative review
    Katherine J Ameringer
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 1000 South Fremont Avenue, Unit 8, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:1183-94. 2010
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Do individual differences in reinforcement smoking moderate the relationship between affect and urge to smoke?
    Adam M Leventhal
    Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1000 South Fremont Ave, Unit 8, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Behav Med 36:1-6. 2010
    ..Continued investigation of these moderational pathways could identify which smokers may benefit most from treatments that target mood during smoking cessation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Examining socioaffective processing biases in cigarette smokers with high versus low trait hostility
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Behav Med 36:63-9. 2010
    ..The EIGIT may be useful for future research on the role of socioaffective processing in traits linked with poor health...
  14. pmc The relative roles of bipolar disorder and psychomotor agitation in substance dependence
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Alhambra, CA 91803, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 24:360-5. 2010
    ..BPD and PMA may represent independent psychopathological correlates of substance dependence. Future research should explore the theoretical and clinical significance of these potentially distinct relations to substance dependence...
  15. pmc A quantitative analysis of subjective, cognitive, and physiological manifestations of the acute tobacco abstinence syndrome
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Addict Behav 35:1120-30. 2010
    ..Previous studies have documented the existence of signs and symptoms of the acute tobacco abstinence syndrome; however, less attention has been paid to quantifying the magnitude of these effects...
  16. pmc Familial influence of substance use disorder on emotional disorder across three generations
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 185:402-7. 2011
    ..There was no evidence that the influence of G1 SUD on G3 EmD was transmitted via G2 EmD. These findings shed light on the multigenerational processes through which SUD influences EmD...
  17. pmc Tobacco use moderates the association between major depression and obesity
    Adam M Leventhal
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Division of Health Behavior Research, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, 2250 Alcazar Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Health Psychol 29:521-8. 2010
    ..This study examined smoking status and tobacco dependence as moderators of the MD-obesity link...
  18. pmc A framework for the specificity of addictions
    Steve Sussman
    Departments of Preventive Medicine and Psychology, University of Southern California, California 90032 CA, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 8:3399-415. 2011
    ..Pragmatics, attraction, communication, and expectation (PACE) variables are described, which may help give some direction to future research needs in this arena...
  19. pmc Diagnosing alcohol abuse in alcohol dependent individuals: diagnostic and clinical implications
    Lara A Ray
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 1285 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, United States
    Addict Behav 34:587-92. 2009
    ..Future studies are needed to establish whether these differences are clinically significant in terms of the course of the disorder and response to treatment...
  20. pmc Catching the alcohol buzz: an examination of the latent factor structure of subjective intoxication
    Lara A Ray
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 33:2154-61. 2009
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the latent structure among measures of alcohol-induced subjective feelings of intoxication from a behavioral pharmacology perspective...

Research Grants1

  1. Mechanisms Linking Anhedonia and Tobacco Addiction
    Adam Leventhal; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Because of the enormous health costs associated with persistent smoking, such information could be of significant value to efforts to improve public health. ..