Kurt M Ribisl

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Internet cigarette sales and Native American sovereignty: political and public health contexts
    Kari A Samuel
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Public Health Policy 33:173-87. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint A content analysis of Web sites promoting smoking culture and lifestyle
    Kurt M Ribisl
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7440, USA
    Health Educ Behav 30:64-78. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Internet sales of cigarettes to minors
    Kurt M Ribisl
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7440, USA
    JAMA 290:1356-9. 2003
  4. pmc Smokers' beliefs and attitudes about purchasing cigarettes on the Internet
    Annice E Kim
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:594-602. 2006
  5. pmc Retailer adherence to Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, North Carolina, 2011
    Shyanika W Rose
    Department of Health Behavior, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E47. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Research gaps related to tobacco product marketing and sales in the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act
    Kurt M Ribisl
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:43-53. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Internet cigarette vendors' lack of compliance with a California state law designed to prevent tobacco sales to minors
    Rebecca S Williams
    UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, 1700 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, CB 7426, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7426, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:988-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of Web and print media for physical activity promotion among adolescent girls
    Julie T Marks
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:96-104. 2006
  9. pmc Do motion controllers make action video games less sedentary? A randomized experiment
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Nutrition, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7461, USA
    J Obes 2012:852147. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Passage of 100% tobacco-free school policies in 14 North Carolina school districts
    Adam O Goldstein
    University of North Carolina, School of Medicine, CB 7595, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7595, USA
    J Sch Health 73:293-9. 2003

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Internet cigarette sales and Native American sovereignty: political and public health contexts
    Kari A Samuel
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Public Health Policy 33:173-87. 2012
    ..Our review notes global parallels and explicates history and politics of such regulation in the United States, and offers background for collaborative efforts to regulate tobacco sales and decrease tobacco use...
  2. ncbi request reprint A content analysis of Web sites promoting smoking culture and lifestyle
    Kurt M Ribisl
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7440, USA
    Health Educ Behav 30:64-78. 2003
    ..These results underscore the need for greater research and monitoring of smoking-related Internet content by health educators and tobacco control advocates...
  3. ncbi request reprint Internet sales of cigarettes to minors
    Kurt M Ribisl
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7440, USA
    JAMA 290:1356-9. 2003
    ..Although researchers have studied tobacco sales to minors at retail outlets for more than a decade, there are no published studies of tobacco sales to minors via the Internet...
  4. pmc Smokers' beliefs and attitudes about purchasing cigarettes on the Internet
    Annice E Kim
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:594-602. 2006
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  5. pmc Retailer adherence to Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, North Carolina, 2011
    Shyanika W Rose
    Department of Health Behavior, University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health, CB 7440, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Prev Chronic Dis 10:E47. 2013
    ..The objectives of this study were 1) to assess whether and to which provisions retailers were adherent and 2) to examine differences in adherence by county, retailer neighborhood, and retailer characteristics...
  6. doi request reprint Research gaps related to tobacco product marketing and sales in the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act
    Kurt M Ribisl
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:43-53. 2012
    ..Each of the 5 sections of this paper provides a description and brief history of regulation, what is known about this regulatory strategy, and research opportunities...
  7. ncbi request reprint Internet cigarette vendors' lack of compliance with a California state law designed to prevent tobacco sales to minors
    Rebecca S Williams
    UNC Center for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, 1700 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, CB 7426, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7426, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:988-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint A comparison of Web and print media for physical activity promotion among adolescent girls
    Julie T Marks
    Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:96-104. 2006
    ..To compare the effectiveness of a Web-based physical activity (PA) intervention with identical content delivered in a printed workbook among a sample of adolescent girls...
  9. pmc Do motion controllers make action video games less sedentary? A randomized experiment
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Nutrition, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7461, USA
    J Obes 2012:852147. 2012
    ..However, some games produce small but significant increases in energy expenditure, which may benefit health by decreasing sedentary behavior...
  10. ncbi request reprint Passage of 100% tobacco-free school policies in 14 North Carolina school districts
    Adam O Goldstein
    University of North Carolina, School of Medicine, CB 7595, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7595, USA
    J Sch Health 73:293-9. 2003
    ..Public health advocates may use this information to encourage school districts to adopt 100% tobacco-free school policies...
  11. ncbi request reprint The North Carolina Youth Empowerment Study (NCYES): a participatory research study examining the impact of youth empowerment for tobacco use prevention
    Kurt M Ribisl
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina School of Public Health, Chapel Hill 27599 7440, USA
    Health Educ Behav 31:597-614. 2004
    ..Lessons learned about the process of conducting participatory evaluation approaches and summary findings about the role of youths in policy advocacy efforts are presented...
  12. pmc Energy expenditure and enjoyment during video game play: differences by game type
    Elizabeth J Lyons
    Department of Nutrition, Gillings School of Global Public Health, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 43:1987-93. 2011
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  13. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the quality and usability of smoking cessation information on the Internet
    Julie A Cheh
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
    Health Promot Pract 4:278-87. 2003
    ..Most sites adhered to established cessation guidelines. A small subset offered erroneous and potentially harmful information. Applying fundamental design principles would improve accessibility, usability, credibility, and currency...
  14. pmc Are the sales practices of internet cigarette vendors good enough to prevent sales to minors?
    Kurt M Ribisl
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Public Health, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7440, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:940-1. 2002
  15. pmc How new subscribers use cancer-related online mailing lists
    Barbara K Rimer
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, The University of North Carolina, NC 27599 7295, USA
    J Med Internet Res 7:e32. 2005
    ..These are stated cancer communication goals of the US National Cancer Institute...
  16. pmc Independent evaluation of the California Tobacco Control Program: relationships between program exposure and outcomes, 1996-1998
    Louise Ann Rohrbach
    Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Alhambra, 91803, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:975-83. 2002
    ..This study sought to determine the effects of the California Tobacco Control Program on tobacco-related attitudes and behaviors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Retailer participation in cigarette company incentive programs is related to increased levels of cigarette advertising and cheaper cigarette prices in stores
    Ellen C Feighery
    Public Health Institute, Oakland, CA 94607, USA
    Prev Med 38:876-84. 2004
    ..This study examines the extent of retailer participation in these incentive programs, and the relationship between participation and the amount and placement of cigarette marketing materials and products, and prices in stores...
  18. pmc The role of peer social network factors and physical activity in adolescent girls
    Carolyn C Voorhees
    Department of Public and Community Health, Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Am J Health Behav 29:183-90. 2005
    ..To study the relationship between peer-related physical activity (PA) social networks and the PA of adolescent girls...
  19. ncbi request reprint Underrepresentation of African Americans in online cancer support groups
    Joshua Fogel
    Department of Economics, Brooklyn College, City University of New York, Brooklyn, NY, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:705-12. 2008
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  20. pmc Promoting physical activity in middle school girls: Trial of Activity for Adolescent Girls
    Larry S Webber
    Department of Biostatistics, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:173-84. 2008
    ..Physical activity is important for weight control and good health; however, activity levels decline in the adolescent years, particularly in girls...
  21. doi request reprint A comprehensive review of state laws governing Internet and other delivery sales of cigarettes in the United States
    Jamie F Chriqui
    University of Illinois at Chicago, Institute for Health Research and Policy, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 10:253-65. 2008
    ..S. It also provides a systematic framework for ongoing policy surveillance and will contribute to future analyses of the impact of these laws on successfully reducing youth access to cigarettes and preventing tax evasion...
  22. ncbi request reprint Comprehensiveness of substance use prevention programs in U.S. middle schools
    Dana L Wenter
    Center for Research in Education, Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Adolesc Health 30:455-62. 2002
    ....
  23. pmc Data to action: using formative research to develop intervention programs to increase physical activity in adolescent girls
    Deborah Rohm Young
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Health Educ Behav 33:97-111. 2006
    ..g., enjoyable activities, opportunity to socialize) and barriers (e.g., lack of skills, fear of injury) for physical activity. The challenges of using formative research for intervention development are discussed...