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Effect of viewing smoking in movies on adolescent smoking initiation: a cohort study
BACKGROUND Exposure to smoking in movies has been linked with adolescent smoking initiation in cross-sectional studies. We undertook a prospective study to ascertain whether exposure to smoking in… Expand
Design and methods of the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study
Background This paper describes the methods and conceptual framework for Wave 1 of the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health (PATH) Study data collection. The National Institutes of Health,… Expand
Association Between Initial Use of e-Cigarettes and Subsequent Cigarette Smoking Among Adolescents and Young Adults: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Importance The public health implications of e-cigarettes depend, in part, on whether e-cigarette use affects the risk of cigarette smoking. Objective To perform a systematic review and meta-analysis… Expand
Risk Factors for Exclusive E-Cigarette Use and Dual E-Cigarette Use and Tobacco Use in Adolescents
- T. Wills, Rebecca Knight, Rebecca J. Williams, I. Pagano, J. Sargent
- 1 January 2015
OBJECTIVE: To describe electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) use and cigarette use among adolescents and determine whether established risk factors for smoking discriminate user categories. METHODS:… Expand
Progression to Traditional Cigarette Smoking After Electronic Cigarette Use Among US Adolescents and Young Adults.
IMPORTANCE Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) may help smokers reduce the use of traditional combustible cigarettes. However, adolescents and young adults who have never smoked traditional… Expand
Alcohol use in motion pictures and its relation with early-onset teen drinking.
- J. Sargent, T. Wills, M. Stoolmiller, J. Gibson, F. Gibbons
- Journal of studies on alcohol
OBJECTIVE Little is known about the impact of viewing depictions of alcohol in entertainment media on adolescent drinking behavior. Our aims were to assess drinking in a sample of popular… Expand
Longitudinal study of e-cigarette use and onset of cigarette smoking among high school students in Hawaii
- T. Wills, Rebecca Knight, J. Sargent, F. Gibbons, I. Pagano, Rebecca J. Williams
- Tobacco Control
- 25 January 2016
Objective Use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) is prevalent among adolescents, but there is little knowledge about the consequences of their use. We examined, longitudinally, how e-cigarette… Expand
Watching and drinking: expectancies, prototypes, and friends' alcohol use mediate the effect of exposure to alcohol use in movies on adolescent drinking.
- Sonya Dal Cin, Keilah A. Worth, +4 authors F. Gibbons
- Psychology, Medicine
- Health psychology : official journal of the…
- 1 July 2009
OBJECTIVE To investigate the psychological processes that underlie the relation between exposure to alcohol use in media and adolescent alcohol use. DESIGN The design consisted of a structural… Expand
Obesity and stature in adolescence and earnings in young adulthood. Analysis of a British birth cohort.
- J. Sargent, D. Blanchflower
- Medicine, Geography
- Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine
- 1 July 1994
OBJECTIVE To examine the association between obesity and stature at various ages and earnings in young men and women at age 23 years. DESIGN We estimated the effect of obesity on earnings by… Expand
Does parental disapproval of smoking prevent adolescents from becoming established smokers?
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the hypothesis that adolescents are less likely to smoke if their parents voice strong disapproval of smoking. DESIGN AND SETTING Three-wave school-based cohort study of rural… Expand