This study uses data from 2 survey studies to examine associations between change in home-to-tobacco-outlet distance and change in smoking status among community-dwelling Finns.
This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of graphic pictorial vs usual text-based cigarette package health warnings on smoking cessation attempts of smokers.
This study examines differences in reemployment rates of unemployed job seekers who smoke vs those who do not smoke during a 12-month period
In this randomized clinical trial, among pregnant women who recently had quit smoking, intervention telephone calls and in-person visits were conducted through 24 weeks’ postpartum, and the relative efficacy of 2 different approaches to prevent postpartum relapse are compared.
This randomized clinical trial evaluates short message service–based texting to university students in Sweden as an intervention to aid in smoking cessation.
This randomized clinical trial evaluates the effect of mailing nicotine patches without behavioral support on smoking cessation rates.
This modeling study uses a Monte Carlo analysis to estimate the range of potential health effects that increased promotion and use of e-cigarettes might have on the US population.
This Viewpoint emphasizes the need for final FDA regulations for e-cigarettes to address product design, flavors, and marketing that appeal to younger individuals.
This case-control study found that when physicians assisted and arranged follow-up for smokers, rates of quitting smoking increased.
This qualitative interview study reports how the availability of lung cancer screening influenced current smokers’ motivation regarding smoking cessation.
This Invited Commentary discusses the potential harms to heavy smokers undergoing screening for lung cancer.
This randomized clinical trial finds that use of the nicotine patch for 24 weeks is safe, although efficacy does not extend beyond that point.
To examine the influence of partner’s behavior on making positive health behavior changes, Jackson et al conducted a population-based study, finding that men and women are more likely to make a positive health behavior change if their partner does also.
This double-blind randomized placebo-controlled trial finds that increasing varenicline dose in smokers with low response to the drug had no significant effect on tobacco withdrawal symptoms or smoking cessation. See the Invited Commentary by Rigotti.
This randomized clinical trial evaluates a proactive tobacco cessation program that addresses sociocontextual mediators of tobacco use for low-socioeconomic-status smokers.
Cunningham examines whether patients with high levels of engagement during medical encounters are more likely to receive advice and counseling about smoking compared with less engaged patients.