Rachel Widome

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The association of cigarette smoking with self-reported disease before middle age: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study
    Atsushi Hozawa
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Prev Med 42:193-9. 2006
  2. pmc Does the association between depression and smoking vary by body mass index (BMI) category?
    Rachel Widome
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Prev Med 49:380-3. 2009
  3. doi request reprint The relationship of neighborhood demographic characteristics to point-of-sale tobacco advertising and marketing
    Rachel Widome
    VA HSR and D Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research CCDOR, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Ethn Health 18:136-51. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Talking to Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans about tobacco use
    Rachel Widome
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, VA Health Services Research and Development, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, One Veterans Drive 152 2E, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:623-6. 2011
  5. pmc Passive smoke exposure and circulating carotenoids in the CARDIA study
    Rachel Widome
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Ann Nutr Metab 56:113-8. 2010
  6. pmc Eating when there is not enough to eat: eating behaviors and perceptions of food among food-insecure youths
    Rachel Widome
    Healthy Youth Development Prevention Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:822-8. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Measuring neighborhood connection and the association with violence in young adolescents
    Rachel Widome
    Healthy Youth Development Prevention Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:482-9. 2008
  8. pmc Longitudinal patterns of youth access to cigarettes and smoking progression: Minnesota Adolescent Community Cohort (MACC) study (2000-2003)
    Rachel Widome
    Healthy Youth Development Prevention Research Center, Division of Adolescent Health and Medicine, University of Minnesota, MN 55455 200, USA
    Prev Med 45:442-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Passive smoke exposure trends and workplace policy in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study (1985-2001)
    Rachel Widome
    The Healthy Youth Development Prevention Research Center, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, McNamara Alumni Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 2002, USA
    Prev Med 44:490-5. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Smoking-cessation strategies for American Indians: should smoking-cessation treatment include a prescription for a complete home smoking ban?
    Steven S Fu
    VA Health Services Research and Development Service Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Health Care System, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:S56-65. 2010

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint The association of cigarette smoking with self-reported disease before middle age: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study
    Atsushi Hozawa
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Prev Med 42:193-9. 2006
    ..Therefore, we assessed associations between cigarette smoking and several self-reported illnesses in a prospective cohort study in healthy young adults...
  2. pmc Does the association between depression and smoking vary by body mass index (BMI) category?
    Rachel Widome
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Prev Med 49:380-3. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore how weight might influence the relationship between depression and smoking...
  3. doi request reprint The relationship of neighborhood demographic characteristics to point-of-sale tobacco advertising and marketing
    Rachel Widome
    VA HSR and D Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research CCDOR, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Ethn Health 18:136-51. 2013
    ..We aimed to describe the prevalence, placement, and features of tobacco advertising at the point of sale by race, ethnicity, and other neighborhood demographics, as well as by store type...
  4. doi request reprint Talking to Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans about tobacco use
    Rachel Widome
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, VA Health Services Research and Development, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, One Veterans Drive 152 2E, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:623-6. 2011
    ..Our goal in this study was to examine beliefs and attitudes about tobacco use in the newest generation of combat veterans, those who served in Afghanistan (Operation Enduring Freedom [OEF]) and Iraq (Operation Iraqi Freedom [OIF])...
  5. pmc Passive smoke exposure and circulating carotenoids in the CARDIA study
    Rachel Widome
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Ann Nutr Metab 56:113-8. 2010
    ..Conclusion: Cross-sectionally, in 1985/86, passive smoke exposure in various venues was associated with reduced levels of provitamin A serum carotenoids...
  6. pmc Eating when there is not enough to eat: eating behaviors and perceptions of food among food-insecure youths
    Rachel Widome
    Healthy Youth Development Prevention Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:822-8. 2009
    ..We explored differences in adolescents' eating habits, perceptions, and dietary intakes by food security status...
  7. doi request reprint Measuring neighborhood connection and the association with violence in young adolescents
    Rachel Widome
    Healthy Youth Development Prevention Research Center, Department of Pediatrics, Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:482-9. 2008
    ..The objectives of this study were to construct measures of adolescent neighborhood connection and test the association of these measures with violence-related behaviors...
  8. pmc Longitudinal patterns of youth access to cigarettes and smoking progression: Minnesota Adolescent Community Cohort (MACC) study (2000-2003)
    Rachel Widome
    Healthy Youth Development Prevention Research Center, Division of Adolescent Health and Medicine, University of Minnesota, MN 55455 200, USA
    Prev Med 45:442-6. 2007
    ..To measure community-level changes in the methods youth use to obtain cigarettes over time and to relate these methods to the progression of smoking...
  9. ncbi request reprint Passive smoke exposure trends and workplace policy in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study (1985-2001)
    Rachel Widome
    The Healthy Youth Development Prevention Research Center, Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Health, McNamara Alumni Center, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455 2002, USA
    Prev Med 44:490-5. 2007
    ..There has been reduced active smoking, decreased societal acceptance for smoking indoors, and changing smoking policy since the mid-1980s. We quantified passive smoke exposure trends and their relationship with workplace policy...
  10. doi request reprint Smoking-cessation strategies for American Indians: should smoking-cessation treatment include a prescription for a complete home smoking ban?
    Steven S Fu
    VA Health Services Research and Development Service Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Health Care System, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:S56-65. 2010
    ..The prevalence of cigarette smoking is particularly high among American Indian communities in the Upper Midwest...
  11. pmc Health risk behaviors of Afghanistan and Iraq war veterans attending college
    Rachel Widome
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research CCDOR, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Health Promot 26:101-8. 2011
    ..As veterans enroll in postsecondary education, there is a unique window of opportunity for health promotion in this population...
  12. doi request reprint Employment, gender, and smoking cessation outcomes in low-income smokers using nicotine replacement therapy
    Diana J Burgess
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 11:1439-47. 2009
    ..This study examines the presence and correlates of gender disparities in smoking cessation among lower income smokers prescribed nicotine replacement medication...
  13. doi request reprint The relationship of point-of-sale tobacco advertising and neighborhood characteristics to underage sales of tobacco
    Rachel Widome
    VA HSR and D Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Eval Health Prof 35:331-45. 2012
    ..Though our findings were null, the relationship between advertising and real youth sales may be more nuanced as compliance checks do not perfectly simulate the way youth attempt to purchase cigarettes...
  14. doi request reprint Food security and metabolic syndrome in U.S. adults and adolescents: findings from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2006
    Emily D Parker
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:364-70. 2010
    ..S. adults and adolescents. We hypothesized that compared with those in food-secure households, adolescents and adults living in food-insecure households would have increased odds of (MetS)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Tobacco possession, use, and purchase laws and penalties in Minnesota: enforcement, tobacco diversion programs, and youth awareness
    DeAnn Lazovich
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:S57-64. 2007
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  16. pmc Adolescent smoking trajectories: results from a population-based cohort study
    Debra H Bernat
    School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:334-40. 2008
    ..To identify distinct smoking trajectories during adolescence and assess how smoking-related factors relate to trajectory membership...
  17. pmc High food insecurity and its correlates among families living on a rural American Indian Reservation
    Katherine W Bauer
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:1346-52. 2012
    ..We sought to better understand the prevalence and consequences of food insecurity among American Indian families with young children...
  18. doi request reprint Smokeless tobacco advertising at the point of sale: prevalence, placement, and demographic correlates
    Rachel Widome
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, One Veterans Drive 152 2E, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 14:217-23. 2012
    ..We aimed to describe the prevalence, in-store location, and neighborhood predictors of point-of-sale smokeless tobacco advertising...
  19. pmc Post-traumatic stress disorder and health risk behaviors among Afghanistan and Iraq War veterans attending college
    Rachel Widome
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research and AssistantProfessor, Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Am J Health Behav 35:387-92. 2011
    ..To determine if post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is associated with health risk behaviors among Operations Enduring and Iraqi Freedom (OEF/OIF) veterans attending college...
  20. doi request reprint Active parent consent for health surveys with urban middle school students: processes and outcomes
    Molly Secor-Turner
    Center for Adolescent Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Minnesota, 5 140 Weaver Densford Hall, 308 Harvard Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Sch Health 80:73-9; quiz 108-10. 2010
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  21. ncbi request reprint Policy interventions and surveillance as strategies to prevent tobacco use in adolescents and young adults
    Jean L Forster
    Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55454, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S335-9. 2007
    ..Ongoing surveillance of tobacco-use behaviors in adolescents and young adults is essential for monitoring smoking patterns and evaluating tobacco policies...
  22. doi request reprint Meaningful differences: comparison of adult women who first traded sex as a juvenile versus as an adult
    Lauren Martin
    University of Minnesota, University Research Outreach Engagement Center, 2001 Plymouth Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55411, USA
    Violence Against Women 16:1252-69. 2010
    ..The study findings showed that they can be useful in shaping prevention of prostitution and methods to be used for its intervention...
  23. doi request reprint Science, prudence, and politics: the case of smoke-free indoor spaces
    Rachel Widome
    Center for Chronic Disease Outcomes Research CCDOR, Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:428-35. 2010
    ..We examine the process of how epidemiologic evidence regarding the harms of secondhand smoke (SHS) exposure has been translated into policy and distill lessons that could be applied to other public health areas...
  24. ncbi request reprint Do adolescent indoor tanners exhibit dependency?
    Sarah Zeller
    School of Public Health University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:589-96. 2006
    ..Indoor tanning is a common adolescent risk behavior that has been hypothesized to be motivated and maintained by the mood-altering effects of ultraviolet light...
  25. doi request reprint Young adolescent responses to different question formats assessing race/ethnicity
    Rachel Widome
    J Adolesc Health 42:421. 2008