Race moderates the effect of menthol cigarette use on short-term smoking abstinence.

@article{Reitzel2013RaceMT,
  title={Race moderates the effect of menthol cigarette use on short-term smoking abstinence.},
  author={Lorraine R Reitzel and Yisheng Li and Diana W. Stewart and Yumei Cao and David W. Wetter and Andrew J. Waters and Jennifer Irvin Vidrine},
  journal={Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco},
  year={2013},
  volume={15 5},
  pages={883-9}
}
INTRODUCTION The Food and Drug Administration is in the process of reviewing evidence of the impact of mentholated cigarettes on smoking behaviors and smoking cessation in order to determine if these products should be removed from the market. More empirical research is needed to inform those decisions. The goal of this study was to examine associations of menthol cigarette use with biochemically verified continuous short-term smoking abstinence, and potential moderation by race, among adult… CONTINUE READING