Cristine D Delnevo

Summary

Affiliation: New Jersey
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Injury-prevention counseling among residents of internal medicine
    C D Delnevo
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Public Health, Piscataway, New Jersey 08855, USA
    Am J Prev Med 19:63-5. 2000
  2. pmc Epidemiology of Cigarette and Smokeless Tobacco Use among South Asian Immigrants in the Northeastern United States
    Cristine D Delnevo
    UMDNJ School of Public Health and The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, 335 George Street, Suite 2100, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    J Oncol 2011:252675. 2011
  3. pmc Smokers' choice: what explains the steady growth of cigar use in the U.S.?
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Department of Health Education and Behavioral Science, UMDNJ School of Public Health Tobacco Surveillance and Evaluation Research Program, 317 George St, Ste 209, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:116-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Declining estimated prevalence of alcohol drinking and smoking among young adults nationally: artifacts of sample undercoverage?
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Department of Health Education and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:15-9. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Cigar use before and after a cigarette excise tax increase in New Jersey
    C D Delnevo
    UMDNJ School of Public Health, 335 George Street, Liberty Plaza Suite, New Brunswick, NJ, 08901 USA
    Addict Behav 29:1799-807. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of smoke-free workplaces by employee characteristics: who is left unprotected?
    Cristine D Delnevo
    UMDNJ School of Public Health, Division of Health Education and Behavioral Science, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 2688, USA
    Am J Ind Med 46:196-202. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Defining cigarette smoking status in young adults: a comparison of adolescent vs adult measures
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Division of Health Education and Behavioral Science, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Public Health, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:374-80. 2004
  8. pmc "A whole 'nother smoke" or a cigarette in disguise: how RJ Reynolds reframed the image of little cigars
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Department of Health Education Behavioral Science, School of Public, Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry, of New Jersey, Piscataway, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1368-75. 2007
  9. pmc Cigar use in New Jersey among adolescents and adults
    Cristine D Delnevo
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ 08903 2688, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:943-5. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Physician response rates to a mail survey by specialty and timing of incentive
    Cristine D Delnevo
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 2688, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:234-6. 2004

Detail Information

Publications71

  1. ncbi request reprint Injury-prevention counseling among residents of internal medicine
    C D Delnevo
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Public Health, Piscataway, New Jersey 08855, USA
    Am J Prev Med 19:63-5. 2000
    ..This study assessed clinical preventive services and attitudes among physicians. Furthermore, the study illustrates how physicians prioritize injury-prevention counseling relative to other prevention recommendations...
  2. pmc Epidemiology of Cigarette and Smokeless Tobacco Use among South Asian Immigrants in the Northeastern United States
    Cristine D Delnevo
    UMDNJ School of Public Health and The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, 335 George Street, Suite 2100, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    J Oncol 2011:252675. 2011
    ..Given the differential tobacco use among and within South Asian, disaggregating data to understand tobacco use behaviors is necessary to develop effective interventions for tobacco cessation...
  3. pmc Smokers' choice: what explains the steady growth of cigar use in the U.S.?
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Department of Health Education and Behavioral Science, UMDNJ School of Public Health Tobacco Surveillance and Evaluation Research Program, 317 George St, Ste 209, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:116-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Declining estimated prevalence of alcohol drinking and smoking among young adults nationally: artifacts of sample undercoverage?
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Department of Health Education and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:15-9. 2008
    ..32 in 2001 to 0.15 in 2005. Given the high prevalence of wireless substitution among young adults and the declining sample completeness ratio, the authors suspect that the observed decreases in prevalence are artifacts of undercoverage...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cigar use before and after a cigarette excise tax increase in New Jersey
    C D Delnevo
    UMDNJ School of Public Health, 335 George Street, Liberty Plaza Suite, New Brunswick, NJ, 08901 USA
    Addict Behav 29:1799-807. 2004
    ..To determine whether cigarette smokers in New Jersey substituted cigars following a cigarette excise tax increase...
  6. ncbi request reprint Predictors of smoke-free workplaces by employee characteristics: who is left unprotected?
    Cristine D Delnevo
    UMDNJ School of Public Health, Division of Health Education and Behavioral Science, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 2688, USA
    Am J Ind Med 46:196-202. 2004
    ..Over the last decade, there has been steady progress in the adoption of workplace smoking policies in the United States. However, the benefits of a smoke-free workplace are not distributed equally among the workforce...
  7. ncbi request reprint Defining cigarette smoking status in young adults: a comparison of adolescent vs adult measures
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Division of Health Education and Behavioral Science, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Public Health, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:374-80. 2004
    ..To determine the agreement between 2 measures (adult vs adolescent) of current cigarette smoking among young adults...
  8. pmc "A whole 'nother smoke" or a cigarette in disguise: how RJ Reynolds reframed the image of little cigars
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Department of Health Education Behavioral Science, School of Public, Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry, of New Jersey, Piscataway, USA
    Am J Public Health 97:1368-75. 2007
    ..Today, the tobacco industry is fighting again to sustain its unique application of federal definitions for little cigars. Regulatory efforts are needed to close taxation loopholes for the little cigar...
  9. pmc Cigar use in New Jersey among adolescents and adults
    Cristine D Delnevo
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ 08903 2688, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:943-5. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Physician response rates to a mail survey by specialty and timing of incentive
    Cristine D Delnevo
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 2688, USA
    Am J Prev Med 26:234-6. 2004
    ..Primary care physician responses to a mail survey on smoking cessation are summarized by physician specialty and timing of incentive...
  11. pmc Estimates of cigarette smoking from the NJ adult tobacco survey: real or spurious?
    Cristine D Delnevo
    UMDNJ School of Public Health 335 George Street, Suite 2100, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Am J Health Behav 34:585-92. 2010
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  12. pmc The relationship of cigars, marijuana, and blunts to adolescent bidi use
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Department of Health Education and Behavioral Science, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, Newark, NJ, USA
    Public Health Rep 121:603-8. 2006
    ..Previous research suggests that bidi, cigar, and marijuana use may be interrelated, but to date, this hypothesis has not been empirically tested...
  13. doi request reprint Smoking-cessation prevalence among U.S. smokers of menthol versus non-menthol cigarettes
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Center for Tobacco Surveillance and Evaluation Research, School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Am J Prev Med 41:357-65. 2011
    ..Whether menthol cigarettes pose increased barriers to quitting is a critical issue because previous declines in smoking prevalence have stalled...
  14. ncbi request reprint Correlates of clinical preventive practices among internal medicine residents
    Cristine D Delnevo
    UMDNJ, School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Prev Med 36:645-51. 2003
    ..This study examines the relationship between personal characteristics of internal medicine residents and their clinical prevention practices in an outpatient setting...
  15. doi request reprint Exploring the relationship between race/ethnicity, menthol smoking, and cessation, in a nationally representative sample of adults
    Daniel A Gundersen
    Center for Tobacco Surveillance and Evaluation Research, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Prev Med 49:553-7. 2009
    ..To explore the relationship between race/ethnicity, menthol smoking, and cessation in a nationally representative sample of adults...
  16. ncbi request reprint Adult recall of tobacco advertising on the Internet
    Mary Hrywna
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:1103-7. 2007
    ..9%). Recall of tobacco advertising by Internet users increased between 2001 and 2005 and was particularly high among certain subgroups. An urgent need exists for expanded surveillance of Internet tobacco sales and marketing practices...
  17. doi request reprint Risk perceptions of menthol cigarettes compared with nonmenthol cigarettes among New Jersey adults
    Olivia Ann Wackowski
    Center for Tobacco Surveillance and Evaluation Research, School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 335 George Street, Suite 2100, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 12:786-90. 2010
    ..Research shows that smokers have a faulty understanding of the risks of cigarettes in general, but little is known about smokers' risk perceptions for these particular products...
  18. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of smoking and cessation behaviors among high school students in New Jersey
    Michael B Steinberg
    School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey UMDNJ, 317 George Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:231-3. 2004
    ..These findings may help in developing effective treatment strategies...
  19. ncbi request reprint Disparity of physicians' utilization of tobacco treatment services
    Michael B Steinberg
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health UMDNJ SPH, Tobacco Dependence Program, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Am J Health Behav 30:375-86. 2006
    ..To evaluate the familiarity with and utilization of tobacco treatment resources among physicians...
  20. ncbi request reprint Correlates of bidi use among youth
    Mary Hrywna
    Division of Health Education and Behavioral Science, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Public Health, 335 George Street, Suite 2200, New Brunswick, NJ 08903 2688, USA
    Am J Health Behav 28:173-9. 2004
    ..To identify characteristics associated with youth bidi use...
  21. pmc Heterogeneity in past year cigarette smoking quit attempts among Latinos
    Daniel A Gundersen
    School of Nursing, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 65 Bergen Street, Room GA 225, Newark, NJ 07101 2012, USA
    J Environ Public Health 2012:378165. 2012
    ..Examine if gender moderates the association between acculturation and quit attempts...
  22. doi request reprint Hookah use among New Jersey youth: associations and changes over time
    Michelle T Bover Manderski
    Center for Tobacco Surveillance and Evaluation Research, UMDNJ School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Am J Health Behav 36:693-9. 2012
    ..To assess hookah use among youth for prevalence, associations, and changes over time...
  23. pmc Tobacco industry direct mail marketing and participation by New Jersey adults
    M Jane Lewis
    Division of Health Education and Behavioral Science, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, Piscataway, NJ 08865, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:257-9. 2004
    ..Although tobacco industry direct marketing may influence smoking initiation, its potential to increase consumption and impede cessation is unquestionable...
  24. ncbi request reprint Relationships between cigarette smoking and weight control in young women
    Cristine D Delnevo
    The Division of Health Education Behavioral Science, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, New Brunswick, USA
    Fam Community Health 26:140-6. 2003
    ..Daily smokers were two to four times more likely to fast, use pills, and purge to control their weight than nonsmokers. Tobacco control efforts for young women must address the influence of weight concern on smoking in this population...
  25. doi request reprint Monitoring the tobacco use epidemic III: The host: data sources and methodological challenges
    Cristine D Delnevo
    UMDNJ School of Public Health, 335 George Street, Suite 2100, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Prev Med 48:S16-23. 2009
    ..This Host paper (III of V) reviews key surveillance and evaluation systems that monitor the characteristics, attitudes and behaviors of tobacco users that are crucial for tobacco control efforts...
  26. ncbi request reprint Bidi cigarette use among young adults in 15 states
    Cristine D Delnevo
    UMDNJ School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Prev Med 39:207-11. 2004
    ..There is a paucity of research on bidi use in the US and the few studies conducted have focused solely on adolescents. This article describes patterns and explores factors associated with bidi use among young adults, aged 18-24...
  27. ncbi request reprint Gender and age disparities for smoking-cessation treatment
    Michael B Steinberg
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Division of General Internal Medicine, New Brunswick, 08903, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:405-12. 2006
    ..This study evaluates the frequency and predictors of tobacco-use identification, counseling for tobacco dependence, and the prescription of cessation medications in a nationally representative sample of physician-patient encounters...
  28. ncbi request reprint Predictors of self-reported discussion of cessation medications by physicians in New Jersey
    Michael B Steinberg
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, 125 Paterson Street, New Brunswick, NJ, 08903, USA
    Addict Behav 32:3045-53. 2007
    ..Considering limited resources and opportunities to access physicians, interventions to increase discussion of effective cessation treatments could be targeted to specific physician groups...
  29. pmc Physician beliefs regarding effectiveness of tobacco dependence treatments: results from the NJ Health Care Provider Tobacco Survey
    Michael B Steinberg
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1459-62. 2007
    ..Beliefs about effectiveness can influence physicians' recommendations regarding treatment, so it is critical that these beliefs are evidence-based...
  30. pmc Smokers' and e-cigarette users' perceptions of modified risk warnings for e-cigarettes
    Olivia A Wackowski
    Department of Health Education and Behavioral Science, Center for Tobacco Studies, Rutgers School of Public Health, 335 George Street, Suite 2100, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, United States
    Prev Med Rep 4:309-12. 2016
    ..More research is needed to identify the framing, wording and placement (e.g. within or in addition to a warning) that could potentially increase population-level benefits and minimize harms. ..
  31. doi request reprint Methodologic artifacts in adult sun-protection trends
    Marc A Katz
    Hunterdon County Department of Health, Flemington, New Jersey, USA
    Am J Prev Med 40:72-5. 2011
    ..Skin cancer is the most common of all cancers and a public health concern of increasing magnitude in the U.S...
  32. doi request reprint Qualitative analysis of Camel Snus' website message board--users' product perceptions, insights and online interactions
    Olivia Ann Wackowski
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ 08903, USA
    Tob Control 20:e1. 2011
    ..Our study aimed to examine early experiences with and perceptions of Camel Snus as described by board contributors and also to consider the use and benefits of the message board for both consumers and the company...
  33. ncbi request reprint Content analysis and key informant interviews to examine community response to the purchase, possession, and/or use of tobacco by minors
    Mary Hrywna
    Health Education and Behavioral Science Division, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Public Health, New Brunswick 08903, USA
    J Community Health 29:209-16. 2004
    ..The results illustrate that local PPU ordinances in New Jersey vary widely both in principle and in practice, suggesting that such ordinances may be too heterogeneous and lacking in cohesion to have any impact on youth smoking...
  34. ncbi request reprint Menthol cigarettes and indicators of tobacco dependence among adolescents
    Olivia Wackowski
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Public Health, 317 George Street, Suite 209, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901, USA
    Addict Behav 32:1964-9. 2007
    ..This study examines measures of nicotine dependence among adolescent menthol and non-menthol cigarette smokers in a nationally representative sample...
  35. pmc Tobacco use among those with serious psychological distress: results from the national survey of drug use and health, 2002
    Brett T Hagman
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Public Health, Department of Health Education and Behavioral Sciences, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States
    Addict Behav 33:582-92. 2008
    ....
  36. pmc Questionable hospital chart documentation practices by physicians
    Ranita Sharma
    UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ 08903 0019, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1865-70. 2008
    ..Physicians, influenced by various pressures, may document information in patient records that they did not personally observe...
  37. doi request reprint Census tract correlates of vape shop locations in New Jersey
    Daniel P Giovenco
    Rutgers School of Public Health, Center for Tobacco Studies, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA Electronic address
    Health Place 40:123-8. 2016
    ..Vape shops are opening across the USA, but little is known about the types of neighborhoods where they are located. This study explores community-level predictors of vape shop locations in New Jersey, USA...
  38. pmc Awareness and Use of South Asian Tobacco Products Among South Asians in New Jersey
    Mary Hrywna
    School of Public Health Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 335 George Street, Suite 2100, New Brunswick, NJ, 08901, USA
    J Community Health 41:1122-1129. 2016
    ..Better understanding of the use of these products among South Asians and how some may classify tobacco usage can inform future research and public health interventions in these communities...
  39. doi request reprint Close, but no cigar: certain cigars are pseudo-cigarettes designed to evade regulation
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Center for Tobacco Studies, Rutgers School of Public Health, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Tob Control . 2016
    ..We present the case that little cigars and filtered cigars, differing very little physically from cigarettes, are products deserving the same regulatory scrutiny...
  40. pmc The influence of menthol, e-cigarettes and other tobacco products on young adults' self-reported changes in past year smoking
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Center for Tobacco Studies, Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Tob Control 25:571-4. 2016
    ..Progression to regular smoking often occurs during young adulthood. This study examines self-reported changes in past year smoking among young adults and the potential influence of tobacco products on these trajectories...
  41. pmc Smokers' Early E-cigarette Experiences, Reasons for Use, and Use Intentions
    Olivia A Wackowski
    Rutgers School of Public Health, Center for Tobacco Studies, New Brunswick, NJ
    Tob Regul Sci 2:133-145. 2016
    ..This study examined the context of smokers' first e-cigarette experiences, reasons for trying e-cigarettes, not continuing their use, and future use intentions...
  42. pmc A content analysis of smokeless tobacco coverage in U.S. newspapers and news wires
    Olivia A Wackowski
    Center for Tobacco Surveillance and Evaluation Research, University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 15:1289-96. 2013
    ..This study aims to contribute to the literature by providing the first description of SLT coverage in the news, an important communication channel given its ability to educate and shape public opinion about tobacco issues...
  43. ncbi request reprint Update in New Jersey tobacco-dependence treatment
    Michael B Steinberg
    UMDNJ School of Public Health, Tobacco Dependence Program, New Brunswick, USA
    N J Med 99:21-6. 2002
  44. pmc Prevalence and correlates of internet cigarette purchasing among adult smokers in New Jersey
    M Hrywna
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Public Health, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Tob Control 13:296-300. 2004
    ..To examine the prevalence and correlates of internet cigarette purchasing among adult smokers...
  45. doi request reprint Association Between Electronic Cigarette Marketing Near Schools and E-cigarette Use Among Youth
    Daniel P Giovenco
    Center for Tobacco Studies, Department of Health Education and Behavioral Science, Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, New Jersey Electronic address
    J Adolesc Health 59:627-634. 2016
    ..Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) are now the most popular tobacco product among youth. Little is known about the relationship between exposure to e-cigarette marketing at the point-of-sale and youth e-cigarette use...
  46. pmc E-Cigarette Market Trends in Traditional U.S. Retail Channels, 2012-2013
    Daniel P Giovenco
    Center for Tobacco Studies, Rutgers University School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ
    Nicotine Tob Res 17:1279-83. 2015
    ..This study uses national market scanner data to describe sales trends in traditional U.S. tobacco retail channels between 2012 and 2013 and identifies product features associated with sales increases...
  47. pmc E-cigarette versus nicotine inhaler: comparing the perceptions and experiences of inhaled nicotine devices
    Michael B Steinberg
    Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Division of General Internal Medicine, 125 Paterson Street, Suite 2300, New Brunswick, NJ, 08903, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 29:1444-50. 2014
    ..S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-approved nicotine inhaler is rarely utilized by smokers. Understanding this paradox could be helpful to determine the potential for e-cigarettes as an alternative to tobacco smoking...
  48. pmc Examining market trends in the United States smokeless tobacco use: 2005-2011
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Center for Tobacco Surveillance and Evaluation Research, University of Medicine and Dentistry ofNJ School of Public Health, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Tob Control 23:107-12. 2014
    ..This study analyses national sales data to better understand the impact of product features on SLT sales...
  49. doi request reprint Emerging tobacco products: hookah use among New Jersey youth
    Heather M Jordan
    Department of Health Education and Behavioral Science, School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey UMDNJ, USA
    Prev Med 51:394-6. 2010
    ..This study adds to the current literature by providing prevalence estimates and factors associated with hookah use among New Jersey high school students...
  50. pmc Smokers' and E-Cigarette Users' Perceptions about E-Cigarette Warning Statements
    Olivia A Wackowski
    Center for Tobacco Studies, Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ 08901, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 13:. 2016
    ..Care should be taken in developing e-cigarette warnings given their relative recentness and potential for harm reduction compared to other tobacco products. Additional research, including with varied audiences, would be instructive. ..
  51. pmc Surveillance of Tobacco Use Among South Asians in the US: Are We Underestimating Prevalence?
    Michelle T Bover Manderski
    Center for Tobacco Studies, School of Public Health, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 683 Hoes Lane West, Piscataway, NJ, 08854, USA
    J Community Health 41:1140-1145. 2016
    ..These results indicate that careful consideration must be given to how tobacco-related questions are presented to minority populations...
  52. ncbi request reprint "They're Pretty Much Made for Blunts": Product Features That Facilitate Marijuana Use Among Young Adult Cigarillo Users in the United States
    Daniel P Giovenco
    Center for Tobacco Studies, Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ
    Nicotine Tob Res . 2016
    ..Because cigars in the United States are not subject to the same regulations as cigarettes, they offer a diverse selection of flavors and packaging styles. It is unclear how these and other product attributes facilitate blunt use...
  53. doi request reprint Cigarettes, Smokeless Tobacco, and Poly-Tobacco Among Workers in Three Dusty Industries
    Judith M Graber
    Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute Dr Graber, Department of Health Education and Behavioral Science, School of Public Health, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway Ms Manderski, Dr Wackowski Division of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago Dr Cohen Department of Medicine, National Jewish Health Dr Delnevo and University of Colorado, Denver Dr Rose and Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, Piscataway Dr Ahluwalia
    J Occup Environ Med 58:477-84. 2016
    ..Tobacco use remains high among blue-collar workers, the health consequences of which may be compounded by occupational dust exposure. Detailed data on tobacco use among workers in dusty industries are lacking...
  54. pmc Comparison of Direct and Indirect Measures of E-cigarette Risk Perceptions
    Olivia A Wackowski
    Assistant Professor, Rutgers School of Public Health, Center for Tobacco Studies, New Brunswick, NJ
    Tob Regul Sci 2:38-43. 2016
    ..However, results may differ based on measures used. This study compares direct and indirect approaches to measuring e-cigarette/cigarette risk perceptions...
  55. pmc Tobacco Smoking as a Risk Factor for Increased Antibiotic Prescription
    Michael B Steinberg
    Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Division of General Internal Medicine, New Brunswick, New Jersey Rutgers School of Public Health, Department of Health Education and Behavioral Science, New Brunswick, New Jersey Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Population Science Section, New Brunswick, New Jersey Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 50:692-8. 2016
    ..Potential factors affecting antibiotic prescription, such as tobacco use, could dramatically influence this public health crisis. The study determined the magnitude of impact that tobacco use has on antibiotic prescribing patterns...
  56. pmc Interviews with smokers about smokeless tobacco products, risk messages and news articles
    Olivia A Wackowski
    Department of Health Education and Behavioral Science, Center for Tobacco Studies, Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Tob Control . 2015
    ..This study aimed to explore smokers' perceptions of SLT and snus products and news stories with different risk messages about them...
  57. pmc Smokers' sources of e-cigarette awareness and risk information
    Olivia A Wackowski
    Rutgers School of Public Health, Center for Tobacco Studies, 335 George Street, Suite 2100, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
    Prev Med Rep 2:906-910. 2015
    ..Few studies have explored sources of e-cigarette awareness and peoples' e-cigarette information needs, interests or behaviors. This study contributes to both domains of e-cigarette research...
  58. doi request reprint Patterns of Electronic Cigarette Use Among Adults in the United States
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Center for Tobacco Studies, Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ
    Nicotine Tob Res 18:715-9. 2016
    ..This article examines how patterns of e-cigarette use among adults differ between users and nonusers of cigarettes using the most current national data...
  59. pmc Reaching a representative sample of college students: A comparative analysis
    Daniel P Giovenco
    a Center for Tobacco Studies, Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    J Am Coll Health 64:262-7. 2016
    ..To explore the feasibility of a random-digit dial (RDD) cellular phone survey in order to reach a national and representative sample of college students...
  60. pmc Social norms and its correlates as a pathway to smoking among young Latino adults
    Sandra E Echeverria
    Rutgers School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, 683 Hoes Lane West, Room 205, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 124:187-95. 2015
    ....
  61. pmc Young adults' behavioral intentions surrounding a potential menthol cigarette ban
    Olivia A Wackowski
    Center for Tobacco Surveillance and Evaluation Research, Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ
    Nicotine Tob Res 16:876-80. 2014
    ..Menthol cigarette smoking is more prevalent among young adults, who are a known target of tobacco industry marketing. This study explores young adults' menthol use and behavioral intentions in the event of a ban on menthol cigarettes...
  62. pmc Sex differences in the association of psychological distress and tobacco use
    Mary Hrywna
    Rutgers School of Public Health, Center for Tobacco Surveillance and Evaluation Research, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Am J Health Behav 38:570-6. 2014
    ..To examine sex differences in the relationship between serious psychological distress (SPD) and tobacco use...
  63. pmc Young Adults' Risk Perceptions of Various Tobacco Products Relative to Cigarettes: Results From the National Young Adult Health Survey
    Olivia A Wackowski
    Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
    Health Educ Behav 43:328-36. 2016
    ..While "less risky" perceptions may be associated with product use, perceptions that products are "more risky" than cigarettes may not necessarily dissuade people from their use. ..
  64. doi request reprint Clove cigar sales following the US flavoured cigarette ban
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Center for Tobacco Surveillance and Evaluation Research, Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Tob Control 24:e246-50. 2015
    ..However, the ban on characterising flavours was not extended to cigars...
  65. doi request reprint Preference for flavoured cigar brands among youth, young adults and adults in the USA
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Center for Tobacco Surveillance and Evaluation Research, Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Tob Control 24:389-94. 2015
    ..Tobacco-trade publications suggest that flavoured cigars are driving the recent growth in cigar consumption. Limited survey data exist to explore flavoured cigar preferences among youth and adults...
  66. pmc Smokers' attitudes and support for e-cigarette policies and regulation in the USA
    Olivia A Wackowski
    Department of Health Education and Behavioral Science, Center for Tobacco Studies, Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
    Tob Control 24:543-6. 2015
    ..We aimed to present data about current smokers' awareness of and attitudes towards potential e-cigarette regulation and various policies in the USA...
  67. pmc Tobacco industry direct mail receipt and coupon use among young adult smokers
    M Jane Lewis
    Center for Tobacco Studies, Rutgers School of Public Health, New Brunswick, NJ, USA Electronic address
    Prev Med 71:37-9. 2015
    ..To examine young adult smokers' receipt of tobacco industry direct mail and use of coupons to purchase cigarettes...
  68. pmc A national survey of medical students' beliefs and knowledge in screening for prostate cancer
    Stephen Marcella
    Department of Epidemiology, UMDNJ School of Public Health, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:80-5. 2007
    ..Today's medical students are being educated at a time when there are no evidence-based guidelines for prostate cancer screening...
  69. ncbi request reprint Midwives' knowledge, perceptions, beliefs, and practice supports regarding tobacco dependence treatment
    Diane J Abatemarco
    Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Midwifery Womens Health 52:451-7. 2007
    ..The findings of this study also indicate that sustained practice change, which includes the entire practice environment, should be targeted to enhance tobacco dependence treatment...
  70. ncbi request reprint New Jersey Youth Tobacco Survey. An update of youth tobacco use
    Megan E Brown
    N J Med 100:37-41. 2003
  71. pmc Trading tobacco: are youths choosing cigars over cigarettes?
    Cristine D Delnevo
    Am J Public Health 95:2123. 2005

Research Grants3

  1. Tobacco use in people with mental disorders: an overlooked tobacco control issue
    Cristine Delnevo; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Improving surveillance and monitoring of cigars
    Cristine Delnevo; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. An exploratory study to integrate cell phones into RDD health surveys
    Cristine Delnevo; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The relevance of the proposed research to public health is its ability to generate a better understanding of cell phone only households and how they impact public health surveillance in the US. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..