Effect of attentional retraining on cognition, craving, and smoking in African American smokers.

@article{Robinson2017EffectOA,
  title={Effect of attentional retraining on cognition, craving, and smoking in African American smokers.},
  author={Cendrine Robinson and Christine Muench and Emily Brede and Romano Endrighi and Edwin H Szeto and Joanna R. Sells and John P Lammers and Kolawole Stephen Okuyemi and Andrew J. Waters},
  journal={Psychology of addictive behaviors : journal of the Society of Psychologists in Addictive Behaviors},
  year={2017},
  volume={31 5},
  pages={
          636-646
        }
}
African American cigarette smokers have lower rates of cessation than Whites and live in communities with a higher number of tobacco advertisements. Exposure to smoking cues may promote smoking and undermine cessation. It may be possible to reduce attention to smoking cues ("attentional bias"). In this study, we investigated the effect of attentional… CONTINUE READING