Melanie Wakefield

Summary

Affiliation: University of Illinois at Chicago
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Community perceptions about the tobacco industry and tobacco control funding
    M Wakefield
    Population Based Behavioural Research Unit, Royal Adelaide Hospital Cancer Centre, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:240-4. 1999
  2. pmc Effectiveness of comprehensive tobacco control programmes in reducing teenage smoking in the USA
    M Wakefield
    Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60607, USA
    Tob Control 9:177-86. 2000
  3. pmc Effect of restrictions on smoking at home, at school, and in public places on teenage smoking: cross sectional study
    M A Wakefield
    Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, 850 West Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    BMJ 321:333-7. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Restrictions on smoking at home and urinary cotinine levels among children with asthma
    M Wakefield
    Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    Am J Prev Med 19:188-92. 2000
  5. pmc The effects of smoking-related television advertising on smoking and intentions to quit among adults in the United States: 1999-2007
    Sherry Emery
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60608, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:751-7. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of retail cigarette marketing practices on youth smoking uptake
    Sandy J Slater
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago 60608, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:440-5. 2007
  7. pmc State tobacco control spending and youth smoking
    John A Tauras
    Department of Economics m c 144, University of Illinois at Chicago, 601 South Morgan, Chicago, IL 60607 7121, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:338-44. 2005

Research Grants

  1. YOUTH SMOKING AND THE MEDIA
    Melanie Wakefield; Fiscal Year: 2003

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Community perceptions about the tobacco industry and tobacco control funding
    M Wakefield
    Population Based Behavioural Research Unit, Royal Adelaide Hospital Cancer Centre, South Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 23:240-4. 1999
    ..To determine community views about the believability and standards of honesty and ethics of tobacco companies, related policy options, and mechanisms for tobacco control funding...
  2. pmc Effectiveness of comprehensive tobacco control programmes in reducing teenage smoking in the USA
    M Wakefield
    Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60607, USA
    Tob Control 9:177-86. 2000
    ..To describe the extent to which comprehensive statewide tobacco control programmes in the USA have made progress toward reducing teenage smoking...
  3. pmc Effect of restrictions on smoking at home, at school, and in public places on teenage smoking: cross sectional study
    M A Wakefield
    Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, 850 West Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
    BMJ 321:333-7. 2000
    ..To determine the relation between extent of restrictions on smoking at home, at school, and in public places and smoking uptake and smoking prevalence among school students...
  4. ncbi request reprint Restrictions on smoking at home and urinary cotinine levels among children with asthma
    M Wakefield
    Health Research and Policy Centers, University of Illinois at Chicago, Illinois 60607, USA
    Am J Prev Med 19:188-92. 2000
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the extent to which various levels of restrictions on smoking in the home may be associated with children's exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS)...
  5. pmc The effects of smoking-related television advertising on smoking and intentions to quit among adults in the United States: 1999-2007
    Sherry Emery
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60608, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:751-7. 2012
    ..We investigated whether state-sponsored antitobacco advertisements are associated with reduced adult smoking, and interactions between smoking-related advertising types...
  6. ncbi request reprint The impact of retail cigarette marketing practices on youth smoking uptake
    Sandy J Slater
    Institute for Health Research and Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago 60608, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:440-5. 2007
    ..To examine the differential associations of cigarette retail marketing practices on youth smoking uptake...
  7. pmc State tobacco control spending and youth smoking
    John A Tauras
    Department of Economics m c 144, University of Illinois at Chicago, 601 South Morgan, Chicago, IL 60607 7121, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:338-44. 2005
    ..We examined the relationship between state-level tobacco control expenditures and youth smoking prevalence and cigarette consumption...

Research Grants4

  1. YOUTH SMOKING AND THE MEDIA
    Melanie Wakefield; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study, by assessing the value of counteradvertising and media coverage in reducing smoking among youth, will guide health policy and health funding decisions related to youth smoking prevention. ..