The following is a monthly list of selected journal articles and reports on tobacco topics, with an emphasis on Canadian authors and research. Please note that this list is not all-inclusive. We try to choose titles of interest to our tobacco control network, but we realize that there are many relevant articles that are not listed. For other material please browse or search our library catalogue at http://library.otru.org.
Full text is available where indicated, otherwise, a fee may be required. All articles are added to our library catalogue.
The Canadian flag denotes a Canadian author and/or Canadian content.
Abstinence – Randomized Controlled Trials
Cunningham JA, Kushnir V.
Could the use of biochemical validation of smoking abstinence introduce a confound into the interpretation of randomized controlled trials of tobacco cessation? Addiction 2013 Apr;108(4):827-828. – pdf full text.
Barrett SP, Campbell ML, Roach S, Stewart SH, Darredeau C.
The effects of alcohol on responses to nicotine-containing and denicotinized cigarettes in dependent and nondaily smokers. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research 2013 Mar 25 [Epub ahead of print].
Cigarette Package Design
Kotnowski K, Hammond D.
The impact of cigarette pack shape, size and opening: Evidence from tobacco company documents. Addiction 2013 Apr 22 [Epub ahead of print].
Barkans M, Lawrance KA.
Contraband tobacco on post-secondary campuses in Ontario, Canada: Analysis of discarded cigarette butts. BMC Public Health 2013 Apr 11;13(1):335. – pdf full text.
Linschooten JO, Verhofstad N, Gutzkow K, Olsen AK, Yauk C, Oligschläger Y, et al.
Paternal lifestyle as a potential source of germline mutations transmitted to offspring. FASEB Journal 2013 Mar 28 [Epub ahead of print].
Schultz AS, Temple B, Gibbons C, Preston J, Ronson G.
Listening to those who are living with HIV and tobacco dependence and exploring their health care context. Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care 2013 Apr 9 [Epub ahead of print].
Barnett TE, Smith T, He Y, Soule EK, Curbow BA, Tomar SL, et al.
Evidence of emerging hookah use among university students: A cross-sectional comparison between hookah and cigarette use. BMC Public Health 2013 Apr 5;13:302. – pdf full text.
Inuit – Health Behaviours
Rittmueller SE, Roache C, Sharma S.
Dietary adequacy and dietary quality of Inuit in the Canadian Arctic who smoke and the potential implications for chronic disease. Public Health Nutrition 2012 Jul;15(7):1268-1275.
Vanderhoek AJ, Hammal F, Chappell A, Wild TC, Raupach T, Finegan BA.
Future physicians and tobacco: An online survey of the habits, beliefs and knowledge base of medical students at a Canadian university. Tobacco Induced Diseases 2013 Apr 4;11(1):9 [Epub ahead of print]. – full text.
Polansky JR, Titus K, Lanning N, Glantz SA.
Smoking in Top-Grossing US Movies, 2012. San Francisco, CA: University of California, Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, March 2013.
Siahpush M, Singh GK, Tibbits M, Pinard CA, Shaikh RA, Yaroch A.
It is better to be a fat ex-smoker than a thin smoker: Findings from the 1997-2004 National Health Interview Survey-National Death Index linkage study. Tobacco Control 2013 Apr 10 [Epub ahead of print].
Secondhand Smoke – Children – Health Effects
Environmental tobacco smoke exposure and brain development: The case of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews 2013 Mar 29 [Epub ahead of print].
Secondhand Smoke – Health Effects
Asbridge M, Ralph K, Stewart S.
Private space second-hand smoke exposure and the mental health of non-smokers: A cross-sectional analysis of Canadian adults. Addictive Behaviors 2013 Mar;38(3):1679-1686.
Smoke-Free Legislation – Outdoor Public Spaces
Okoli CT, Pederson A, Rice W.
Support for a smoke-free bylaw in parks and on beaches. Health Policy 2012 Apr 19 [Epub ahead of print].
Smoke-Free Policies – Multiunit Housing
King A, Peck RM, Babb SD.
Cost-savings associated with prohibiting smoking in U.S. subsidized housing. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2013 Apr 16 [Epub ahead of print]. – pdf full text.
Holman LR, Bricker JB, Comstock BA.
Psychological predictors of male smokeless tobacco use initiation and cessation: A 16-year longitudinal study. Addiction 2013 Apr 4 [Epub ahead of print].
Corsi DJ, Subramanian SV, Lear SA, Chow CK, Teo KK, Boyle MH.
Co-variation in dimensions of smoking behaviour: A multivariate analysis of individuals and communities in Canada. Health and Place 2013 Mar 13;22C:29-37.
Singhal S, Quiñonez CR, Jha P.
An observational study to assess changes in social inequality in smoking-attributable upper aero digestive tract cancer mortality among Canadian males between 1986 and 2001. BMC Public Health 2013 Apr 10;13(1):328 [Epub ahead of print]. – pdf full text.
Tobacco Industry Denormalization
Kushnir V, Selby P, Cunningham JA.
Association between tobacco industry denormalization beliefs, tobacco control community discontent and smokers’ level of nicotine dependence. Addictive Behaviors 2013 Mar 20;38(7):2273-2278.
Tobacco Product Regulation
Callard CD, Collishaw NE.
Supply-side options for an endgame for the tobacco industry. Tobacco Control 2013 May;22(Suppl 1):i10-i13. – pdf full text. See also: full issue The Tobacco Engame.
Haines-Saah RJ, Oliffe JL, White CF, Bottorff JL.
“It is just not part of the culture here”: Young adults’ photo-narratives about smoking, quitting, and healthy lifestyles in Vancouver, Canada. Health and Place 2013 Feb 28;22C:19-28 [Epub ahead of print].
Banerjee SC, Greene K.
“Yo! This is no lie, if you smoke, you die”: A content analysis of anti-smoking posters created by adolescents. Journal of Substance Use 2013;18(2):119-128.
Li DX, Guindon GE.
Income, income inequality and youth smoking in low- and middle-income countries. Addiction 2013 Apr;108(4):799-808.