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Changes in Smoking and Vaping over 18 Months among Smokers and Recent Ex-Smokers: Longitudinal Findings from the 2016 and 2018 ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Surveys.

Shannon Gravely, Gang Meng, K Michael Cummings, Andrew Hyland, Ron Borland, David Hammond, Richard J O'Connor, Maciej L Goniewicz, Karin A Kasza, Ann McNeill, Mary E Thompson, Sara C Hitchman, David T Levy, James F Thrasher, Anne C K Quah, Nadia Martin, Janine Ouimet, Christian Boudreau, Geoffrey T Fong,

This descriptive study of smokers (smoked at least monthly) and recent ex-smokers (quit for ≤2 years) examined transitions over an 18 month period in their smoking and vaping behaviors. Data are from Waves 1 (W1: 2016) and 2 (W2: 2018) of the ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey, a ... Read more >>

Int J Environ Res Public Health (International journal of environmental research and public health)
[2020, 17(19):]

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Gender differences in reasons for using electronic cigarettes and product characteristics: Findings from the 2018 ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey.

Pongkwan Yimsaard, Ann McNeill, Hua-Hie Yong, K Michael Cummings, Janet Chung-Hall, Summer Sherburne Hawkins, Anne C K Quah, Geoffrey T Fong, Richard J O'Connor, Sara C Hitchman,

INTRODUCTION:Little is known about why males are more likely to use electronic cigarettes (ECs) compared to females. This study examined gender differences in reasons for vaping and characteristics of EC used (device type, device capacity, e-liquid nicotine strength, and flavour). METHODS:Data from 3938 current adult (18+ years) at-least-weekly EC users ... Read more >>

Nicotine Tob Res (Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco)
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Increased support for standardised packaging in the UK: a longitudinal online survey.

Crawford Moodie, Catherine Best, Nathan Critchlow, Martine Stead, Sara C Hitchman, Ann McNeill,

Tob Control (Tobacco control)
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England SimSmoke: The Impact of Nicotine Vaping on Smoking Prevalence and Smoking-Attributable Deaths in England.

David T Levy, Luz María Sánchez-Romero, Yameng Li, Zhe Yuan, Nargiz Travis, Martin J Jarvis, Jamie Brown, Ann McNeill,

BACKGROUND AND AIMS:While the use of nicotine vaping products (NVPs) is widespread, their impact on smoking prevalence is controversial. This study considered the potential impact of NVPs on smoking prevalence in England. DESIGN:Indirect simulation model. The England SimSmoke model is validated through 2012, before NVP use became more widely used ... Read more >>

Addiction (Addiction (Abingdon, England))
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Assessing the impact of tobacco control policies on smokeless tobacco uptake and use among secondary school students in South Asia: protocol for a feasibility study of conducting longitudinal surveys

Masuma Pervin Mishu, Kamran Siddiqi, Ann McNeill, Mona Kanaan, Cath Jackson, Rumana Huque, Sushama Kanan, S.M. Abdullah, Fariza Fieroze, Suneela Garg, Meghachandra Singh, Amod Borle, Chetana Deshmukh, Zohaib Akhter, Laraib Mazhar, Zohaib Khan, Khalid Rehman, Safat Ullah, Lu Han, Anne Readshaw, Romaina Iqbal,

Background: Smokeless tobacco (ST) use is common among youth in South Asia where 85% of the world’s 300 million ST users live and use the most lethal ST forms. Little is known about the impact of tobacco control policies on the youth ST uptake in those countries. We planned to ... Read more >>

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Mental health, smoking, harm reduction and quit attempts - a population survey in England.

Leonie S Brose, Jamie Brown, Debbie Robson, Ann McNeill,

BACKGROUND:Tobacco control strategies have engendered overall declines in smoking; however, a large gap remains between people with and without mental health problems, causing substantial health inequalities. Population-level information on barriers and opportunities for improvements is scarce. We aimed to assess mental health status of cigarette smokers and recent ex-smokers ('past-year ... Read more >>

BMC Public Health (BMC public health)
[2020, 20(1):1237]

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Mental health, smoking, harm reduction and quit attempts – a population survey in England

Leonie Brose, Jamie Brown, Debbie Robson, Ann McNeill,

Abstract Background: Tobacco control strategies have engendered overall declines in smoking; however, a large gap remains between people with and without mental health problems, causing substantial health inequalities. Population-level information on barriers and opportunities for improvements is scarce. We aimed to assess mental health status of cigarette smokers and recent ... Read more >>

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Awareness and use of heated tobacco products among adult smokers in six European countries: findings from the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Lucia Maria Lotrean, Antigona Trofor, Cornel Radu-Loghin, Marius Eremia, Florin Mihaltan, Pete Driezen, Christina N Kyriakos, Ute Mons, Tibor Demjén, Esteve Fernández, Paraskevi A Katsaounou, Krzysztof Przewoźniak, Filippos T Filippidis, Shannon Gravely, Geoffrey T Fong, Constantine I Vardavas, ,

BACKGROUND:The study assessed awareness and use of heated tobacco products (HTPs) and factors that influenced these issues among cigarette smokers from six European countries in 2016 (Wave 1) and 2018 (Wave 2). METHODS:A survey was conducted among a nationally representative sample of cigarette smokers aged 18 years or older from Germany, ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii78-iii83]

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Do smokers want to protect non-smokers from the harms of second-hand smoke in cars? Findings from the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Sarah O Nogueira, Olena Tigova, Pete Driezen, Marcela Fu, Christina N Kyriakos, Mateusz Zatoński, Ute Mons, Anne C K Quah, Tibor Demjén, Antigona C Trofor, Krzysztof Przewoźniak, Paraskevi A Katsaounou, Geoffrey T Fong, Constantine I Vardavas, Esteve Fernández, ,

BACKGROUND:There is currently no comprehensive legislation protecting non-smokers and children from second-hand smoke (SHS) exposure in private cars at the European Union (EU) level. This study aims to assess smokers' support for smoke-free cars legislation in six EU countries. METHODS:Data come from the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys: Wave 1 (2016, ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii108-iii112]

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Cessation behaviours among smokers of menthol and flavoured cigarettes following the implementation of the EU Tobacco Products Directive: findings from the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Mateusz Zatoński, Aleksandra Herbeć, Witold Zatoński, Kinga Janik-Koncewicz, Pete Driezen, Tibor Demjén, Esteve Fernández, Geoffrey T Fong, Anne C K Quah, Christina N Kyriakos, Ann McNeill, Marc Willemsen, Ute Mons, Yannis Tountas, Antigona C Trofor, Constantine I Vardavas, Krzysztof Przewoźniak, ,

The European Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) introduced a ban on characterizing flavours in cigarettes (2016), including menthol (2020). The longitudinal data analysis of the EUREST-PLUS International Tobacco Control (ITC) Project Europe Surveys (n = 16 534; Wave 1 in 2016 and Wave 2 in 2018) found significant but small declines in the weighted ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii34-iii37]

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Smokers who have not tried alternative nicotine products: a 2019 survey of adults in Great Britain.

Erikas Simonavicius, Ann McNeill, Hazel Cheeseman, Deborah Arnott, Leonie S Brose,

AIMS:Switching from smoking to using nicotine replacement therapy (NRT), electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) or heated tobacco products can reduce tobacco-related health risks. However, not all smokers in Great Britain have tried these products. This study aimed to identify and describe smokers who have never tried alternative nicotine products. METHODS:We analysed cross-sectional ... Read more >>

Harm Reduct J (Harm reduction journal)
[2020, 17(1):46]

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Mental health and smoking cessation-a population survey in England.

Leonie S Brose, Jamie Brown, Ann McNeill,

BACKGROUND:To reduce inequalities between individuals with and without mental health problems, a better understanding is required of triggers and success of quit attempts among the third of smokers with mental health problems. The aim was to assess whether there are differences by mental health status in (i) triggers for quit ... Read more >>

BMC Med (BMC medicine)
[2020, 18(1):161]

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Quitting behaviours and cessation methods used in eight European Countries in 2018: findings from the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Sophia Papadakis, Paraskevi Katsaounou, Christina N Kyriakos, James Balmford, Chara Tzavara, Charis Girvalaki, Pete Driezen, Filippos T Filippidis, Aleksandra Herbeć, Karin Hummel, Ann McNeill, Ute Mons, Esteve Fernández, Marcela Fu, Antigona C Trofor, Tibor Demjén, Witold A Zatoński, Marc Willemsen, Geoffrey T Fong, Constantine I Vardavas, ,

BACKGROUND:We examined quit attempts, use of cessation assistance, quitting beliefs and intentions among smokers who participated in the 2018 International Tobacco Control (ITC) Europe Surveys in eight European Union Member States (England, Germany, Greece, Hungary, the Netherlands, Poland, Romania and Spain). METHODS:Cross-sectional data from 11 543 smokers were collected from Wave ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii26-iii33]

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Impact of the Tobacco Products Directive on self-reported exposure to e-cigarette advertising, promotion and sponsorship in smokers-findings from the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Sarah Kahnert, Pete Driezen, James Balmford, Christina N Kyriakos, Tibor Demjén, Esteve Fernández, Paraskevi A Katsaounou, Antigona C Trofor, Krzysztof Przewoźniak, Witold A Zatoński, Geoffrey T Fong, Constantine I Vardavas, Ute Mons, ,

BACKGROUND:Advertising, promotion and sponsorship of electronic cigarettes (ECAPS) have increased in recent years. Since May 2016, the Tobacco Products Directive 2014/40/EU (TPD2) prohibits ECAPS in various advertising channels, including media that have cross-border effects. The objective of this study was to investigate changes in exposure to ECAPS in a cohort ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii55-iii61]

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Evaluating the impact of introducing standardized packaging with larger health-warning labels in England: findings from adult smokers within the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Sarah Aleyan, Pete Driezen, Ann McNeill, Máirtín McDermott, Sarah Kahnert, Christina N Kyriakos, Ute Mons, Esteve Fernández, Antigona C Trofor, Mateusz Zatoński, Tibor Demjén, Paraskevi A Katsaounou, Krzysztof Przewoźniak, James Balmford, Filippos T Filippidis, Geoffrey T Fong, Constantine I Vardavas, Sara C Hitchman, ,

BACKGROUND:The European (EU) Tobacco Product Directive (TPD) was implemented in May 2016 to regulate the design and labelling of cigarettes and roll-your-own tobacco. At the same time, the UK introduced standardized packaging measures, whereas Germany, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Spain did not. This study examines the impact of introducing ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii91-iii97]

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Evaluating the impact of the Tobacco Products Directive within the context of the FCTC in Europe-findings from the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys: introductory Commentary.

Constantine I Vardavas, Christina N Kyriakos, Ann McNeill, Geoffrey T Fong, ,

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii1-iii3]

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Social norms for e-cigarettes and smoking: associations with initiation of e-cigarette use, intentions to quit smoking and quit attempts: findings from the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Máirtín S McDermott, Katherine A East, Sara C Hitchman, Ann McNeill, Yannis Tountas, Tibor Demjén, Esteve Fernández, Ute Mons, Antigona C Trofor, Aleksandra Herbeć, Kinga Janik-Koncewicz, Geoffrey T Fong, Constantine I Vardavas, ,

BACKGROUND:Social norms have received little attention in relation to electronic cigarettes (EC). The current study examine social norms for EC use and smoking tobacco, and their associations with (i) initiation of EC use, (ii) intention to quit smoking and (iii) attempts to quit smoking. METHODS:Cross-sectional and longitudinal data analysis from ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii46-iii54]

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Methods of the International Tobacco Control (ITC) EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Mary E Thompson, Pete Driezen, Christian Boudreau, Nicolas Bécuwe, Thomas K Agar, Anne C K Quah, Witold Zatoński, Krzysztof Przewoźniak, Ute Mons, Tibor Demjén, Yannis Tountas, Antigona Trofor, Esteve Fernández, Ann McNeill, Marc Willemsen, Constantine Vardavas, Geoffrey T Fong, ,

BACKGROUND:The EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe surveys aim to evaluate the impact of the European Union's Tobacco Products Directive (EU TPD) implementation within the context of the WHO FCTC. This article describes the methodology of the 2016 (Wave 1) and 2018 (Wave 2) International Tobacco Control 6 European (6E) Country Survey in ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii4-iii9]

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Support for e-cigarette policies among smokers in seven European countries: longitudinal findings from the 2016-18 EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Janet Chung-Hall, Geoffrey T Fong, Gang Meng, Lorraine V Craig, Ann McNeill, Sara C Hitchman, Esteve Fernández, Ute Mons, Antigona C Trofor, Krzysztof Przewoźniak, Witold A Zatoński, Tibor Demjén, Paraskevi A Katsaounou, Christina N Kyriakos, Constantine I Vardavas, ,

BACKGROUND:The 2016 European Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) required Member States (MS) to implement new regulations for electronic cigarettes (ECs). We conducted a longitudinal study to assess changes over 2 years in smokers' support for EC policies and identify predictors of support in seven European countries after TPD implementation. METHODS:Prospective cohort ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii68-iii77]

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Awareness and correlates of noticing changes to cigarette packaging design after implementation of the European Tobacco Products Directive: findings from the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Christina N Kyriakos, Pete Driezen, Charis Girvalaki, Sara C Hitchman, Filippos T Filippidis, Shannon Gravely, James Balmford, Katerina Nikitara, Ute Mons, Esteve Fernández, Krzysztof Przewoźniak, Antigona C Trofor, Tibor Demjén, Witold Zatoński, Yannis Tountas, Geoffrey T Fong, Constantine I Vardavas, ,

BACKGROUND:The European Tobacco Products Directive (TPD), which went into effect in May 2016, regulates packaging design and labelling of cigarettes and roll-your-own (RYO) tobacco. The aim of the current study was to examine whether smokers and recent quitters in six European Union (EU) countries (Germany, Greece, Hungary, Poland, Romania and ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii98-iii107]

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Changes in electronic cigarette use and label awareness among smokers before and after the European Tobacco Products Directive implementation in six European countries: findings from the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Katerina Nikitara, Charis Girvalaki, Christina N Kyriakos, Pete Driezen, Filippos T Filippidis, Sarah Kahnert, Sara C Hitchman, Ute Mons, Esteve Fernández, Antigona C Trofor, Krzysztof Przewoźniak, Tibor Demjén, Paraskevi A Katsaounou, Witold Zatoński, Geoffrey T Fong, Constantine I Vardavas, ,

BACKGROUND:Article 20 of the European Tobacco Product Directive (TPD), which went into effect in May 2016, regulates electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) in the European Union (EU). The aim of this study was to evaluate changes in e-cigarette use, design attributes of the products used and awareness of e-cigarette labelling and packaging ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii62-iii67]

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Transitions from and to roll-your-own tobacco, perceptions and health beliefs among smokers: findings from the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Filippos T Filippidis, Pete Driezen, Christina N Kyriakos, Paraskevi Katsaounou, Ioanna Petroulia, Charis Girvalaki, Marcela Fu, Esteve Fernández, Ute Mons, Antigona C Trofor, Tibor Demjén, Krzysztof Przewoźniak, Witold A Zatoński, Geoffrey T Fong, Yannis Tountas, Constantine I Vardavas, ,

BACKGROUND:The prevalence of roll-your-own tobacco (RYO) in Europe has been increasing. The aim of this study was to investigate transitions between factory-made (FM) cigarettes and RYO in a longitudinal sample of European smokers, and their perceptions of relative harmfulness and knowledge of health effects. METHODS:We used data collected from the ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii18-iii25]

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European adult smokers' perceptions of the harmfulness of e-cigarettes relative to combustible cigarettes: cohort findings from the 2016 and 2018 EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Shannon Gravely, Pete Driezen, Christina N Kyriakos, Mary E Thompson, James Balmford, Tibor Demjén, Esteve Fernández, Ute Mons, Yannis Tountas, Kinga Janik-Koncewicz, Witold Zatoński, Antigona C Trofor, Constantine I Vardavas, Geoffrey T Fong, ,

BACKGROUND:This study presents perceptions of the harmfulness of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) relative to combustible cigarettes among smokers from six European Union (EU) countries, prior to the implementation of the EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD), and 2 years post-TPD. METHODS:Data were drawn from the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys, a cohort study of ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii38-iii45]

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Effectiveness of tobacco warning labels before and after implementation of the European Tobacco Products Directive-findings from the longitudinal EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe surveys.

Sarah Kahnert, Pete Driezen, James Balmford, Christina N Kyriakos, Sarah Aleyan, Sara C Hitchman, Sarah Nogueira, Tibor Demjén, Esteve Fernández, Paraskevi A Katsaounou, Antigona C Trofor, Krzysztof Przewoźniak, Witold A Zatoński, Geoffrey T Fong, Constantine I Vardavas, Ute Mons, ,

BACKGROUND:Tobacco product packaging is a key part of marketing efforts to make tobacco use appealing. In contrast, large, prominent health warnings are intended to inform individuals about the risks of smoking. In the European Union, since May 2016, the Tobacco Products Directive 2014/40/EU (TPD2) requires tobacco product packages to carry ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii84-iii90]

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Transitions in product use during the implementation of the European Tobacco Products Directive: cohort study findings from the EUREST-PLUS ITC Europe Surveys.

Constantine I Vardavas, Christina N Kyriakos, Pete Driezen, Charis Girvalaki, Katerina Nikitara, Filippos T Filippidis, Esteve Fernández, Ute Mons, Krzysztof Przewoźniak, Antigona C Trofor, Tibor Demjén, Paraskevi A Katsaounou, Witold Zatoński, Marc Willemsen, Geoffrey T Fong, ,

BACKGROUND:The emergence of new types of tobacco and tobacco-related products on the European Union (EU) market has precipitated the possibility for both poly-tobacco use and transitions between products. In the EU, the regulatory environment has shifted with the implementation of the European Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) in May 2016, which ... Read more >>

Eur J Public Health (European journal of public health)
[2020, 30(Supplement_3):iii10-iii17]

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