Valerie B Yerger

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Melanin and nicotine: A review of the literature
    Valerie B Yerger
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences and Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:487-98. 2006
  2. pmc Menthol's potential effects on nicotine dependence: a tobacco industry perspective
    Valerie B Yerger
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Box 0612, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Tob Control 20:ii29-36. 2011
  3. pmc Menthol sensory qualities and smoking topography: a review of tobacco industry documents
    Valerie B Yerger
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0612, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Tob Control 20:ii37-43. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Racialized geography, corporate activity, and health disparities: tobacco industry targeting of inner cities
    Valerie B Yerger
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0612, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 18:10-38. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Nicotine replacement therapy: perceptions of African-American smokers seeking to quit
    Valerie B Yerger
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:230-6. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Combining community participatory research with a randomized clinical trial: the Protecting the Hood Against Tobacco (PHAT) smoking cessation study
    Erika Sivarajan Froelicher
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Heart Lung 39:50-63. 2010
  7. pmc "It's like Tuskegee in reverse": a case study of ethical tensions in institutional review board review of community-based participatory research
    Ruth E Malone
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1914-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Being part of something: transformative outcomes of a community-based participatory study
    Ruth E Malone
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Health Promot Pract 14:205-12. 2013
  9. pmc Quid pro quo: tobacco companies and the black press
    Phyra M McCandless
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:739-50. 2012
  10. pmc Tobacco documents research methodology
    Stacey J Anderson
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Box 0612, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Tob Control 20:ii8-11. 2011

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Melanin and nicotine: A review of the literature
    Valerie B Yerger
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences and Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 8:487-98. 2006
    ..Differential accumulation of nicotine in melanin-containing tissues could have implications for individuals with high levels of melanin...
  2. pmc Menthol's potential effects on nicotine dependence: a tobacco industry perspective
    Valerie B Yerger
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Box 0612, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Tob Control 20:ii29-36. 2011
    ..To examine what the tobacco industry knows about the potential effects menthol may have on nicotine dependence...
  3. pmc Menthol sensory qualities and smoking topography: a review of tobacco industry documents
    Valerie B Yerger
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, Box 0612, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Tob Control 20:ii37-43. 2011
    ..To determine what the tobacco industry knew about the potential effects of menthol on smoking topography-how a person smokes a cigarette...
  4. ncbi request reprint Racialized geography, corporate activity, and health disparities: tobacco industry targeting of inner cities
    Valerie B Yerger
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0612, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 18:10-38. 2007
    ..Our analysis shows how the industry's activities contributed to the racialized geography of today's tobacco-related health disparities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Nicotine replacement therapy: perceptions of African-American smokers seeking to quit
    Valerie B Yerger
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:230-6. 2008
    ..To explore why some African-American smokers choose not to use nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) when attempting smoking cessation...
  6. doi request reprint Combining community participatory research with a randomized clinical trial: the Protecting the Hood Against Tobacco (PHAT) smoking cessation study
    Erika Sivarajan Froelicher
    Department of Physiological Nursing, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0610, USA
    Heart Lung 39:50-63. 2010
    ..This study provides lessons for future similar research projects that focus on urban low-income populations...
  7. pmc "It's like Tuskegee in reverse": a case study of ethical tensions in institutional review board review of community-based participatory research
    Ruth E Malone
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Am J Public Health 96:1914-9. 2006
    ..The current ethics culture of academia may sometimes serve to protect institutional power at the expense of community empowerment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Being part of something: transformative outcomes of a community-based participatory study
    Ruth E Malone
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Health Promot Pract 14:205-12. 2013
    ..The authors analyzed "secondary outcomes" of Protecting the 'Hood Against Tobacco (PHAT), a CBPR project conducted in San Francisco, California...
  9. pmc Quid pro quo: tobacco companies and the black press
    Phyra M McCandless
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Nursing, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:739-50. 2012
    ..We explored the relationship between tobacco companies and the Black press, which plays an important role in conveying information and opinions to Black communities...
  10. pmc Tobacco documents research methodology
    Stacey J Anderson
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, Box 0612, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Tob Control 20:ii8-11. 2011
    ..This brief discussion also highlights technological capabilities in the Legacy Tobacco Documents Library and updates methods for organising internal tobacco documents data and findings...
  11. ncbi request reprint Taking it to the streets: responses of African American young adults to internal tobacco industry documents
    Valerie B Yerger
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences and Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0612, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:163-72. 2005
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  12. pmc "A breath of fresh air worth spreading": media coverage of retailer abandonment of tobacco sales
    Patricia A McDaniel
    The authors are with the Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, San Francisco
    Am J Public Health 104:562-9. 2014
    ..We examined media coverage of retailers abandoning tobacco sales to explore whether this innovation might be further diffused by media accounts...