Bradley N Collins
Affiliation: Temple University
- Adolescent environmental tobacco smoke exposure predicts academic achievement test failureBradley N Collins
Health Behavior Research Clinic, Department of Public Health, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
J Adolesc Health 41:363-70. 2007..g., environmental tobacco smoke [ETS]). We hypothesized that prenatal tobacco exposure would decrease the likelihood of passing academic achievement tests taken at 16 and 18 years of age...
- Pediatricians' practices and attitudes about environmental tobacco smoke and parental smokingBradley N Collins
Health Behavior Research Clinic, Department of Public Health, Temple University, Pennsylania 19122, USA
J Pediatr 150:547-52. 2007..To assess pediatric resident and preceptor environmental tobacco smoke (ETS)-reduction practices and attitudes to inform the development of resident tobacco intervention training...
- Longer previous smoking abstinence relates to successful breastfeeding initiation among underserved smokersBradley N Collins
Department of Public Health, Temple University, 1301 Cecil B Moore Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
Breastfeed Med 6:385-91. 2011..The purpose of this study was to examine sociodemographic and behavioral factors related to successful breastfeeding initiation among medically underserved maternal smokers-a population with persistently low rates of initiation...
- Effect of bupropion on depression symptoms in a smoking cessation clinical trialCaryn Lerman
Department of Psychiatry, Abramson Family Cancer Research Institute, University of Pennsylvania Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Psychol Addict Behav 18:362-6. 2004....
- Differential effects of a body image exposure session on smoking urge between physically active and sedentary female smokersUma S Nair
Department of Public Health, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA19122, USA
Psychol Addict Behav 27:322-7. 2013..Future research should continue to explore effects of physical activity on reactivity to body image and smoking cues and variability in smoking cue-reactivity related to physical activity...
- Associations among breastfeeding, smoking relapse, and prenatal factors in a brief postpartum smoking interventionKatherine Isselmann DiSantis
Health Behavior Research Clinic, Department of Public Health, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 89:582-6. 2010..Earlier prenatal care initiation was associated with smoking abstinences at one month postpartum (chi(2) = 4.87, p <or= 0.05). Early prenatal care and breastfeeding is associated with postpartum smoking abstinence...
- Reducing Underserved Children's Exposure to Tobacco Smoke: A Randomized Counseling Trial With Maternal SmokersBradley N Collins
Health Behavior Research Clinic, Department of Public Health, College of Health Professions and Social Work, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Electronic address
Am J Prev Med 49:534-44. 2015..We tested the efficacy of a behavioral counseling approach with underserved maternal smokers to reduce infant's and preschooler's tobacco smoke exposure...
- Smoking cue reactivity across massed extinction trials: negative affect and gender effectsBradley N Collins
Temple University, Department of Public Health, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
Addict Behav 36:308-14. 2011..Results could guide future cue reactivity research and exposure interventions for nicotine dependence...
- Kids Safe and Smokefree (KiSS): a randomized controlled trial of a multilevel intervention to reduce secondhand tobacco smoke exposure in childrenStephen J Lepore
Department of Public Health, Temple University, 1301 Cecil B, Moore Ave, Ritter Annex, 9th Floor, Philadelphia, PA, 19122, USA
BMC Public Health 13:792. 2013..A multilevel intervention combining pediatric healthcare providers' advice with behavioral counseling and navigation to pharmacological cessation aids may improve SHSe control in pediatric populations...
- Smoking-related weight concerns among underserved, black maternal smokersBradley N Collins
Department of Public Health and Pediatrics, Health Behavior Research Center, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
Am J Health Behav 33:699-709. 2009..To expand understanding of a smoking cessation barrier for women, weight concerns, in a medically underserved population...
- Pediatric otolaryngologists' actions regarding secondhand smoke exposure: pilot data suggest an opportunity to enhance tobacco interventionDarryl T Mueller
Health Behavior Research Center, Department of Public Health, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 139:348-52. 2008..To assess pediatric otolaryngologists' training, actions, and attitudes with respect to patients exposed to secondhand smoke...
- Promoting pre-quit physical activity to reduce cue reactivity among low-income sedentary smokers: A randomized proof of concept studyUma S Nair
College of Public Health, Temple University, Philadelphia, United States Electronic address
Contemp Clin Trials 42:158-66. 2015..The goal of this study is to assess the effects of an integrated behavioral counseling approach to promote low-to-moderate intensity PA (LMPA) and reduce short-term smoking cue reactivity among low-income sedentary smokers...
- Comparing intervention strategies among rural, low SES, young adult tobacco usersDavid A Zanis
School of Social Work, Temple University, Harrisburg, PA 17101, USA
Am J Health Behav 35:240-7. 2011..To evaluate 3-month tobacco quit rates of young adult tobacco users randomized to 2 intervention conditions...
- Spontaneous smoking cessation before lung cancer diagnosisBarbara G Campling
Department of Medicine, Philadelphia Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
J Thorac Oncol 6:517-24. 2011..This led us to speculate that spontaneous smoking cessation may be a presenting symptom of lung cancer...
- Association between anxiety and smoking in a sample of urban black menBradley N Collins
Health Behavior Research Center, Department of Public Health, Temple University, 1701 N 13th St TuZIP 265 61, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
J Immigr Minor Health 11:29-34. 2009..Anxiety and smoking associations have been examined previously, but not in high risk populations of smokers, such as black males, who bear an excess burden of smoking-related illnesses...
- Integrating health education and physical activity programming for cardiovascular health promotion among female inmates: A proof of concept studyUma S Nair
Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, College of Public Health, Temple University, 1301 Cecil B Moore Avenue, Ritter Annex, 9th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona, Abrams Public Health Center, 3950 S Country Club Rd, Ste 300, Tucson, AZ 85714, USA Electronic address
Contemp Clin Trials 48:65-9. 2016..Moreover, this multiple health behavior change intervention model represents a community approach to health promotion that could generalize to other underserved populations who may benefit most from similar intervention efforts. ..
- Coping and social problem solving correlates of asthma control and quality of lifeSean P McCormick
1Department of Public Health, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Chron Respir Dis 11:15-21. 2014..Because problem-solving coping strategies are both measureable and teachable, behavioral interventions aimed at facilitating adaptive coping and problem solving could positively affect patient's asthma management and quality of life. ..
- Do infants fed directly from the breast have improved appetite regulation and slower growth during early childhood compared with infants fed from a bottle?Katherine I Disantis
University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 8:89. 2011....
- Gender differences in smoking cessation in a placebo-controlled trial of bupropion with behavioral counselingBradley N Collins
University of Pennsylvania, Tabacco Research Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Nicotine Tob Res 6:27-37. 2004..These results suggest that bupropion treatment may reduce the gender disparity in prolonged abstinence rates among lighter smokers...