Authors O’Connor, R. J., Cummings, K. M., Giovino, G. A., McNeill, A., & Kozlowski, L. T Date 4 FEBRUARY 2006 Publication Link Letter BMJ VOLUME 332 Research Category Industry, Design Country UK Abstract To try to reduce the harm caused by cigarette smoking, the European Commission established maximal values for tar (10 mg), nicotine (1 mg), […]
Category Archives: Giovino, G – Paper
The British medical journal The Lancet studied 14 developing nations and found that nearly half of men and 11 percent of women in those countries use tobacco, mostly smoke products. Jeffrey Brown talks to State University of New York at Buffalo’s Gary Giovino about why some cultures don’t specifically encourage quitting.
The impact of reduced ignition propensity cigarette regulation on smoking behaviour in a cohort of Ontario smokers
Authors O’Connor RJ, Fix BV, Hammond D, Giovino GA, Hyland A, Fong GT, Cummings KM. Date 12-2010 Publication Link Injury Prevention http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20643872 Research Category Behavior, Policy Country Canada Abstract This study examined the degree to which legislation intended to reduce the incidence of cigarette-caused fires influenced the behaviours of a cohort of smokers in Ontario. A random digit dialled telephone survey […]
Authors O’Connor, R. J., Li, Q., Stephens, W., Hammond, D., Elton-Marshall, T., Cummings, K. M., Giovino, Gary, Fong, G,. Date 10-2010 Publication Link Tobacco Control http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2976001/ Research Category Design Country China Abstract China is the home to the world’s largest cigarette maker, China National Tobacco Company (CNTC), yet little is known publicly about the design […]
Effect of differing levels of tobacco-specific nitrosamines in cigarette smoke on the levels of biomarkers in smokers
Authors Ashley DL, O’Connor RJ, Bernert JT, Watson CH, Polzin GM, Jain RB, Hammond D, Hatsukami DK, Giovino GA, Cummings KM, McNeill A, Shahab L, King B, Fong GT, Zhang L, Xia Y, Yan X, McCraw JM Date June 2010 Publication Link Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. Research Category Design Country Abstract Smokers are exposed to significant […]
How do different cigarette design features influence the standard tar yields of popular cigarette brands sold in different countries?
Authors R J O’Connor, D Hammond, A McNeill, B King, L T Kozlowski, G A Giovino, K M Cummings Date 2-2008 Publication Link Tob Control http://tobaccocontrol.bmj.com/content/17/Suppl_1/i1.abstract Research Category Design, Behaviors Brands Country 4-Country Abstract Objectives: To examine the associations among cigarette design features and tar yields of leading cigarette brands sold in the United States, […]
Authors O’Connor RJ, Bauer JE, Giovino GA, Hammond D, Hyland A, Fong GT, Cummings KM. Date August 2007 Publication Link Injury Prev.http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17686933 Research Category Behaviors Country Canada Abstract To identify the prevalence and correlates of behaviors related to the risk of cigarette-caused fires.DESIGN AND SETTING: Random-digit-dialed telephone survey in Ontario, Canada, July-September, 2005. SUBJECTS: 596 current cigarette smokers. OUTCOME MEASURES: Prevalence […]
Authors Hammond, D., Fong, G. T., Cummings, K. M., O’Connor, R. J., Giovino, G. A., & McNeill, A. Date August 15, 2006 Publication Link Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2006 Aug;15(8):1495-501. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16896039 Research Category Design Country USA Citation Hammond, D., Fong, G. T., Cummings, K. M., O’Connor, R. J., Giovino, G. A., & McNeill, A. (2006). […]
Authors G T Fong, K M Cummings, R Borland, G Hastings, A Hyland, G A Giovino, D Hammond, and M E Thompson Date June, 1, 2006 Publication Link Tob Control. 2006 June; 15(Suppl 3): iii3–iii11. Research Category Policy Country Citation PDF Abstract This paper describes the conceptual model that underlies the International Tobacco Control Policy […]
Authors R J O’Connor, G A Giovino, B V Fix, A Hyland, D Hammond, G T Fong, U Bauer, and K M Cummings Date 2-2006 Publication Link Tob Control http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2563630/?tool=pmcentrez&ren= Research Category Design, Behavior Country NY, USA Abstract Background On 28 June 2004, New York State (NY) became the first jurisdiction to require cigarettes to […]
Authors O’Connor RJ, Hyland A, Giovino GA, Fong GT, Cummings KM. Date 8-2005 Publication Link American Journal of Preventive medicinehttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16005803 Research Category Behavior, Designs Country 4-country Abstract Cigarette manufacturers in the United States have begun marketing cigarette brands claiming to reduce smokers’ exposure to selected toxins in tobacco smoke. Little data exist on smokers’ awareness, use, and beliefs about […]
Authors Giovino, G. A., Sidney, S., Gfroerer, J. C., O’Malley, P. M., Allen, J. A., Richter, P. A. Cummings, K.M. Date February 2004 Publication Link Nicotine Tob Res. 2004 Feb;6 Suppl 1:S67-81. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14982710 Research Category Menthol Country Citation Giovino, G. A., Sidney, S., Gfroerer, J. C., O’Malley, P. M., Allen, J. A., Richter, P. A., […]