Beth R Hoffman
Affiliation: University of Southern California
- Peer influences on adolescent cigarette smoking: a theoretical review of the literatureBeth R Hoffman
Tobacco Surveillance and Evaluation Research Program, School of Public Health, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA
Subst Use Misuse 41:103-55. 2006..A model integrating relevant theories into a longitudinal model representing friend influences on adolescent smoking is presented, along with implications of the results presented for adolescent tobacco prevention programs...
- Smoking behavior among urban and rural Native American adolescents in CaliforniaJennifer B Unger
University of Southern California School of Medicine, Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Research, Los Angeles, California, USA
Am J Prev Med 25:251-4. 2003..This study used statewide data from California to examine the smoking behavior and related psychosocial risk factors among Native American adolescents living in urban and rural counties...
- Effects of a social-network method for group assignment strategies on peer-led tobacco prevention programs in schoolsThomas W Valente
Department of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Alhambra, 91803, USA
Am J Public Health 93:1837-43. 2003..Our study tested the effectiveness of network methods for identifying opinion leaders and for constructing groups...
- Perceived peer influence and peer selection on adolescent smokingBeth R Hoffman
Institute for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research, University of Southern California, 1000 S Fremont Avenue, Suite 8, Alhambra, CA 91803 USA
Addict Behav 32:1546-54. 2007..Implications of these results for tobacco prevention programs are discussed...