Nicole Nollen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Kansas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Mobile technology for obesity prevention: a randomized pilot study in racial- and ethnic-minority girls
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:404-8. 2014
  2. pmc Factors associated with discontinuation of bupropion and counseling among African American light smokers in a randomized clinical trial
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Mail Stop 1030, Kansas City, KS, 66160, USA
    Ann Behav Med 46:336-48. 2013
  3. pmc Development and functionality of a handheld computer program to improve fruit and vegetable intake among low-income youth
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Kansas University School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Health Educ Res 28:249-64. 2013
  4. pmc Design, baseline characteristics, and retention of African American light smokers into a randomized trial involving biological data
    Lisa Sanderson Cox
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Trials 12:22. 2011
  5. pmc A pilot clinical trial of varenicline for smoking cessation in black smokers
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:868-73. 2011
  6. pmc Demographic and financial characteristics of school districts with low and high à la Carte sales in rural Kansas Public Schools
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:879-83. 2011
  7. pmc Competitive foods in schools: availability and purchasing in predominately rural small and large high schools
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, 3901 Rainbow Blvd, Mail Stop 1008, Kansas City, KS, 66160, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:857-64. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Demographic and psychosocial factors associated with increased fruit and vegetable consumption among smokers in public housing enrolled in a randomized trial
    Nicole Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, KS City, KS 66160, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S252-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of targeted educational materials for smoking cessation in African Americans using transdermal nicotine
    Nicole Nollen
    University of Kansas Medical Center, Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Kansas City 66160, USA
    Health Educ Behav 34:911-27. 2007
  10. pmc Workplace tobacco policies and smoking cessation practices of physicians
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 96:838-42. 2004

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Mobile technology for obesity prevention: a randomized pilot study in racial- and ethnic-minority girls
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:404-8. 2014
    ..Mobile technologies have wide-scale reach and disseminability, but no known studies have examined mobile technologies as a stand-alone tool to improve obesity-related behaviors of at-risk youth...
  2. pmc Factors associated with discontinuation of bupropion and counseling among African American light smokers in a randomized clinical trial
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine, 3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Mail Stop 1030, Kansas City, KS, 66160, USA
    Ann Behav Med 46:336-48. 2013
    ..African Americans are at risk of inadequate adherence to smoking cessation treatment, yet little is known about what leads to treatment discontinuation...
  3. pmc Development and functionality of a handheld computer program to improve fruit and vegetable intake among low-income youth
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Kansas University School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Health Educ Res 28:249-64. 2013
    ..3%), increases in FV intake (1.8 ± 2.6 daily servings) and good overall satisfaction. Findings suggest that mobile technology designed with the early input of youth is a promising way to improve adolescent health behaviors...
  4. pmc Design, baseline characteristics, and retention of African American light smokers into a randomized trial involving biological data
    Lisa Sanderson Cox
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    Trials 12:22. 2011
    ..This paper describes the study design, measures, and baseline characteristics from Kick It at Swope III (KIS-III), the first treatment study of bupropion for African American light smokers...
  5. pmc A pilot clinical trial of varenicline for smoking cessation in black smokers
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:868-73. 2011
    ..This pilot study estimated quit rates for Black smokers treated with varenicline and tested a behavioral intervention to aid varenicline adherence...
  6. pmc Demographic and financial characteristics of school districts with low and high à la Carte sales in rural Kansas Public Schools
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 111:879-83. 2011
    ..Schools should consider raising lunch prices and increasing meal participation rates as two potential strategies for reducing the sale of à la carte items without compromising foodservice revenue...
  7. pmc Competitive foods in schools: availability and purchasing in predominately rural small and large high schools
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, 3901 Rainbow Blvd, Mail Stop 1008, Kansas City, KS, 66160, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 109:857-64. 2009
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  8. ncbi request reprint Demographic and psychosocial factors associated with increased fruit and vegetable consumption among smokers in public housing enrolled in a randomized trial
    Nicole Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, KS City, KS 66160, USA
    Health Psychol 27:S252-9. 2008
    ..To examine the demographic and psychosocial factors associated with increased fruit and vegetable (FV) consumption among smokers residing in public housing...
  9. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of targeted educational materials for smoking cessation in African Americans using transdermal nicotine
    Nicole Nollen
    University of Kansas Medical Center, Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Kansas City 66160, USA
    Health Educ Behav 34:911-27. 2007
    ..Findings point to the importance of greater audience segmentation and individual tailoring to better match intervention materials to the needs of the priority population...
  10. pmc Workplace tobacco policies and smoking cessation practices of physicians
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 96:838-42. 2004
    ..To further our understanding of the workplace smoking policies and smoking cessation practices of physicians in Nigeria...
  11. pmc Predictors of quitting among African American light smokers enrolled in a randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:590-5. 2006
    ..To examine the predictors of quitting among African American (AA) light smokers (<10 cigarettes per day) enrolled in a smoking cessation trial...
  12. ncbi request reprint Religiosity, social support, and smoking cessation among urban African American smokers
    Nicole L Nollen
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, KS 61160, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1225-9. 2005
    ..05-2.15). Our findings highlight the importance of social support during an active quit attempt for African American males and females and have implications for public health and medical interventions for African American smokers...
  13. ncbi request reprint Fruit, vegetable, and fat intake among non-Hispanic black and non-Hispanic white adolescents: associations with home availability and food consumption settings
    Christie Befort
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 106:367-73. 2006
    ..This study sought to explore home food availability and common settings of food consumption as correlates of fruit, vegetable, and fat intake among a sample of non-Hispanic black and non-Hispanic white adolescents...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pathway to health: cluster-randomized trial to increase fruit and vegetable consumption among smokers in public housing
    Jasjit S Ahluwalia
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center, KS, USA
    Health Psychol 26:214-21. 2007
    ..Examine the effectiveness of an intervention to increase fruits and vegetables (FV) consumption among smokers...
  15. doi request reprint Motivational interviewing fails to improve outcomes of a behavioral weight loss program for obese African American women: a pilot randomized trial
    Christie A Befort
    University of Kansas Medical Center, 3901 Rainbow Blvd MS 1008, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    J Behav Med 31:367-77. 2008
    ..Future research is warranted to determine the subpopulations with which MI is most effective...
  16. ncbi request reprint Concordance of patient-physician obesity diagnosis and treatment beliefs in rural practice settings
    Andrea Charbonneau Ely
    Division of General and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City 66160, USA
    J Rural Health 22:364-6. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Developmental trajectories of overweight during childhood: role of early life factors
    Chaoyang Li
    University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 15:760-71. 2007
    ..Our goal was to identify developmental trajectories of overweight in children and to assess early life influences on these trajectories...
  18. ncbi request reprint Enhanced cue-elicited brain activation in African American compared with Caucasian smokers: an fMRI study
    Kolawole S Okuyemi
    Program in Health Disparities Research, Department of Family Medicine, University of Minnesota, USA
    Addict Biol 11:97-106. 2006
    ..Differences in neural response may reflect fundamental differences in attention to smoking cues, which may in turn contribute to differences in effectiveness of nicotine dependence treatments among ethnic populations...
  19. pmc Weight-related perceptions among patients and physicians: how well do physicians judge patients' motivation to lose weight?
    Christie A Befort
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1086-90. 2006
    ..Prior studies suggest that patients and physicians have different perceptions and expectations surrounding weight; however, few studies have directly compared patients' and physicians' perspectives...
  20. doi request reprint BMI percentiles and body image discrepancy in black and white adolescents
    Angela A Banitt
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 16:987-91. 2008
    ..Our study portends the increase in BID with the increasing prevalence of obesity and highlights the need for interventions to help adolescents develop a healthy and realistic body image and healthy ways to manage their weight...
  21. doi request reprint Perceived barriers and benefits to research participation among school administrators
    Christie Befort
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA
    J Sch Health 78:581-6; quiz 615-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of this qualitative study was to increase understanding of barriers and benefits of research participation as perceived by superintendents and principals in elementary, middle, and high school settings...
  22. pmc Knowledge and perceptions of colorectal cancer screening among urban African Americans
    K Allen Greiner
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kan 66160, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:977-83. 2005
    ..To explore colorectal cancer (CRC) screening knowledge, attitudes, barriers, and preferences among urban African Americans as a prelude to the development of culturally appropriate interventions to improve screening for this group...
  23. pmc Neural mechanisms underlying hyperphagia in Prader-Willi syndrome
    Laura M Holsen
    Hoglund Brain Imaging Center, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, 66160, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 14:1028-37. 2006
    ..We used functional magnetic resonance imaging to study the neural mechanisms underlying responses to visual food stimuli, before and after eating, in individuals with PWS and a healthy weight control (HWC) group...
  24. pmc Neural mechanisms underlying food motivation in children and adolescents
    Laura M Holsen
    Hoglund Brain Imaging Center, University of Kansas Medical Center, KS 66160, USA
    Neuroimage 27:669-76. 2005
    ..These findings provide evidence that normal patterns of neural activity related to food motivation begin in childhood. Results have implications for obese children and adults, who may have abnormal hunger and satiation mechanisms...
  25. ncbi request reprint Baseline characteristics and recruitment strategies in a randomized clinical trial of African-American light smokers
    Kolawole S Okuyemi
    Program in Health Disparities Research, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Am J Health Promot 21:183-91. 2007
    ..This study describes the design, recruitment, and baseline data of the first smoking-cessation clinical trial for African-American light smokers, Kick It at Swope II (KIS-II)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Interventions to facilitate smoking cessation
    Kolawole S Okuyemi
    University of Minnesota Medical School, Center for Clinical Research, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Am Fam Physician 74:262-71. 2006
    ..These agents have similar long-term success rates...
  27. ncbi request reprint Smoking cessation in homeless populations: a pilot clinical trial
    Kolawole S Okuyemi
    Program in Health Disparities Research, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:689-99. 2006
    ..Developing programs to improve smoking cessation outcomes in underserved populations is an essential step toward achieving national health objectives and for ultimately reducing tobacco-related health disparities...