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Trends in Social Norms Towards Smoking Between 2002 and 2015 Among Daily Smokers: Findings From the International Tobacco Control Four Country Survey (ITC 4C).

Katherine A East, Sara C Hitchman, Ann McNeill, Stuart G Ferguson, Hua-Hie Yong, K Michael Cummings, Geoffrey T Fong, Ron Borland,

<h4>Objective</h4>To assess trends in daily smokers' social norms and opinions of smoking between 2002 and 2015 in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, and Australia.<h4>Method</h4>Data were from wave 1 (2002) to wave 9 (2013-2015) of the longitudinal International Tobacco Control Four Country Survey (Canada, the United States, the United ... Read more >>

Nicotine Tob Res (Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco)
[2021, 23(1):203-211]

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Nicotine replacement treatment, e-cigarettes and an online behavioural intervention to reduce relapse in recent ex-smokers: a multinational four-arm RCT.

Hayden J McRobbie, Anna Phillips-Waller, Catherine El Zerbi, Ann McNeill, Peter Hajek, Francesca Pesola, James Balmford, Stuart G Ferguson, Lin Li, Sarah Lewis, Ryan J Courtney, Coral Gartner, Linda Bauld, Ron Borland,

<h4>Background</h4>Relapse remains an unresolved issue in smoking cessation. Extended stop smoking medication use can help, but uptake is low and several behavioural relapse prevention interventions have been found to be ineffective. However, opportunistic 'emergency' use of fast-acting nicotine replacement treatment or electronic cigarettes may be more attractive and effective, and ... Read more >>

Health Technol Assess (Health technology assessment (Winchester, England))
[2020, 24(68):1-82]

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Support for Minimum Legal Sales Age Laws Set to Age 21 Across Australia, Canada, England, and United States: Findings From the 2018 ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey.

Summer Sherburne Hawkins, Janet Chung-Hall, Lorraine Craig, Geoffrey T Fong, Ron Borland, K Michael Cummings, David Levy, Sara C Hitchman,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Although the United States has seen a rapid increase in tobacco minimum legal sales age (MLSA) laws set to age 21, there is wide variation across high-income countries and less is known about policy support outside of the United States. We examined the prevalence of support for tobacco MLSA 21 ... Read more >>

Nicotine Tob Res (Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco)
[2020, 22(12):2266-2270]

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Attitudes towards a hypothetical 'clean nicotine' product and harm reduction among smokers.

Kylie Morphett, Cheneal Puljević, Ron Borland, Adrian Carter, Wayne Hall, Coral Gartner,

<h4>Background</h4>Cleaner nicotine delivery devices, such as nicotine vaping products (NVPs), could expose smokers to less harm than combustible cigarettes. While use of NVPs is increasing, it is unknown how harm reduction attitudes are related to intention to use these or other "clean nicotine" products and how smokers would prefer to ... Read more >>

Int J Drug Policy (The International journal on drug policy)
[2020, 88:103020]

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Changes in responses to nicotine vaping product warnings and leaflets in England compared with Canada, the US and Australia: findings from the 2016-2018 ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Surveys.

Eve Violet Taylor, Katherine A East, Ann McNeill, Michael Cummings, James Thrasher, Geoffrey T Fong, Anne C K Quah, Máirtín McDermot, Grace Li, Ron Borland, David Hammond, Sarah Aleyan, Sara C Hitchman,

<h4>Background and aims</h4>In May 2017, black-and-white text nicotine addiction warning labels ('warnings') and health and safety leaflets ('leaflets') became mandatory for nicotine vaping products (NVPs) in England, in accordance with the European Union's Tobacco Products Directive. We compared changes over time in noticing warnings and leaflets, recall of warnings about ... Read more >>

Tob Control (Tobacco control)
[2020, :]

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Are health conditions and concerns about health effects of smoking predictive of quitting? Findings from the ITC 4CV Survey ( 2016-2018 ).

Lin Li, Ron Borland, K Michael Cummings, Ann McNeill, Bryan W Heckman, Geoffrey T Fong, Richard J O'Connor, Pete Driezen,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Limited research has investigated the relationship between multiple health conditions and subsequent quitting activities at the population level. This study examines whether nine health conditions and concerns related to smoking are predictive of quit attempts and success among those who tried.<h4>Methods</h4>Data came from the International Tobacco Control Four Country Smoking ... Read more >>

Tob Prev Cessat (Tobacco prevention & cessation)
[2020, 6:60]

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The Association of E-cigarette Flavors With Satisfaction, Enjoyment, and Trying to Quit or Stay Abstinent From Smoking Among Regular Adult Vapers From Canada and the United States: Findings From the 2018 ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey.

Shannon Gravely, K Michael Cummings, David Hammond, Eric Lindblom, Danielle M Smith, Nadia Martin, Ruth Loewen, Ron Borland, Andrew Hyland, Mary E Thompson, Christian Boudreau, Karin Kasza, Janine Ouimet, Anne C K Quah, Richard J O'Connor, Geoffrey T Fong,

<h4>Aims</h4>This study examined whether nontobacco flavors are more commonly used by vapers (e-cigarette users) compared with tobacco flavor, described which flavors are most popular, and tested whether flavors are associated with: vaping satisfaction relative to smoking, level of enjoyment with vaping, reasons for using e-cigarettes, and making an attempt to ... Read more >>

Nicotine Tob Res (Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco)
[2020, 22(10):1831-1841]

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Identifying factors that conjointly influence nicotine vaping product relative harm perception among smokers and recent ex-smokers: Findings from the 2016 ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey.

Hua-Hie Yong, Chandan Karmakar, Mohammod Abdul Motin, Ron Borland, Tara Elton-Marshall, K Michael Cummings, Geoffrey T Fong, Mary E Thompson,

<h4>Background</h4>Use of nicotine vaping products (NVPs) to replace smoking is often influenced by perceived harmfulness of these products relative to smoking. This study aimed to identify factors that conjointly influenced NVP relative harm perception among smokers and ex-smokers.<h4>Methods</h4>Data (n = 11,838) from adult smokers and ex-smokers (quit < 2 years) ... Read more >>

Drug Alcohol Depend (Drug and alcohol dependence)
[2021, 218:108370]

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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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Awareness, trial and use of heated tobacco products among adult cigarette smokers and e-cigarette users: findings from the 2018 ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey.

Connor R Miller, Edward Sutanto, Danielle M Smith, Sara C Hitchman, Shannon Gravely, Hua H Yong, Ron Borland, Richard J O'Connor, K Michael Cummings, Geoffrey T Fong, Andrew Hyland, Anne C K Quah, Maciej L Goniewicz,

<h4>Objective</h4>To evaluate heated tobacco product (HTP) awareness, trial and current use among adult cigarette smokers and vaping product users in four countries with varying regulations governing HTP sales.<h4>Design</h4>Data came from Wave 2 of the ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey, collected from February to July 2018. Respondents were current ... Read more >>

Tob Control (Tobacco control)
[2020, :]

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What kind of smoking identity following quitting would elevate smokers relapse risk?

Laura Callaghan, Hua-Hie Yong, Ron Borland, K Michael Cummings, Sara C Hitchman, Geoffrey T Fong,

<h4>Background</h4>Research has suggested that smokers who quit smoking and continue to identify themselves as a smoker versus a non-smoker are at greater risk of relapse. This study examines the relationship between post-quit smoker identities and relapse risk of former smokers in Australia and the UK comparing those who still identified ... Read more >>

Addict Behav (Addictive behaviors)
[2021, 112:106654]

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QuitNic: A pilot randomised controlled trial comparing nicotine vaping products with nicotine replacement therapy for smoking cessation following residential detoxification.

Billie Bonevski, Victoria Manning, Olivia Wynne, Coral Gartner, Ron Borland, Amanda L Baker, Catherine J Segan, Eliza Skelton, Lyndell Moore, Ramez Bathish, Simon Chiu, Ashleigh Guillaumier, Dan I Lubman,

<h4>Introduction</h4>The QuitNic pilot trial aimed to test the feasibility of providing a nicotine vaping product (NVP) compared with combination nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) to smokers upon discharge from a smoke-free residential substance use disorder (SUD) treatment service.<h4>Methods</h4>QuitNic was a pragmatic two-arm randomised controlled trial. At discharge from residential withdrawal, 100 ... Read more >>

Nicotine Tob Res (Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco)
[2020, :]

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Predictive power of dependence measures for quitting smoking. Findings from the 2016-2018 ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Surveys.

Michael Le Grande, Ron Borland, Hua-Hie Yong, K Michael Cummings, Ann McNeill, Mary Thompson, Geoffrey T Fong,

<h4>Objective</h4>To test whether urges to smoke and perceived addiction to smoking, have independent predictive value for quit attempts and short-term quit success over and above the Heaviness of Smoking Index (HSI).<h4>Methods</h4>Data were from the International Tobacco Control Four Country Smoking and Vaping Wave 1 (2016) and Wave 2 (2018) surveys. ... Read more >>

Nicotine Tob Res (Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco)
[2020, :]

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International differences in patterns of cannabis use among adult cigarette smokers: Findings from the 2018 ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey.

Shannon Gravely, Pete Driezen, Danielle M Smith, Ron Borland, Eric N Lindblom, David Hammond, Ann McNeill, Andrew Hyland, K Michael Cummings, Gary Chan, Mary E Thompson, Christian Boudreau, Nadia Martin, Janine Ouimet, Ruth Loewen, Anne C K Quah, Maciej L Goniewicz, James F Thrasher, Geoffrey T Fong,

BACKGROUND:Although evidence shows that co-use of cigarettes and cannabis is common, there is little research examining if co-use patterns vary depending on the regulatory environment for cannabis. This study examined patterns of co-use and perceptions of relative harm among cigarette smokers in four countries with different histories, and at different ... Read more >>

Int J Drug Policy (The International journal on drug policy)
[2020, 79:102754]

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Response to Chapman and Daube.

Colin Mendelsohn, Wayne Hall, Ron Borland,

Drug Alcohol Rev (Drug and alcohol review)
[2020, 39(4):422-423]

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Concurrent Daily and Non-Daily Use of Heated Tobacco Products with Combustible Cigarettes: Findings from the 2018 ITC Japan Survey.

Edward Sutanto, Connor Miller, Danielle M Smith, Ron Borland, Andrew Hyland, K Michael Cummings, Anne C K Quah, Steve Shaowei Xu, Geoffrey T Fong, Janine Ouimet, Itsuro Yoshimi, Yumiko Mochizuki, Takahiro Tabuchi, Richard J O'Connor, Maciej L Goniewicz,

Use of heated tobacco products (HTPs) among current smokers is becoming increasingly popular in Japan. This study aims to compare characteristics and tobacco-related behaviors among concurrent users of HTPs and combustible cigarettes (<i>n</i> = 644) with exclusive smokers (<i>n</i> = 3194) or exclusive HTP users (<i>n</i> = 164). The secondary ... Read more >>

Int J Environ Res Public Health (International journal of environmental research and public health)
[2020, 17(6):]

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Costs of vaping: evidence from ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey.

Kai-Wen Cheng, Ce Shang, Hye Myung Lee, Frank J Chaloupka, Geoffrey T Fong, Ron Borland, Bryan W Heckman, Sara C Hitchman, Richard J O'Connor, David T Levy, K Michael Cummings,

<h4>Study objectives</h4>To compare the prices paid for nicotine vaping products (NVPs) and supplies among current NVP users to prices paid for cigarettes among current smokers.<h4>Data</h4>The 2016 International Tobacco Control Four Country Vaping and Smoking Survey (4CV1). Key measures included: (1) self-reported prices paid for reusable NVPs (eg, rechargeable devices with ... Read more >>

Tob Control (Tobacco control)
[2021, 30(1):94-97]

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Could vaping help lower smoking rates in Australia?

Colin Mendelsohn, Wayne Hall, Ron Borland,

In this brief article, we review the evidence on whether easier access to vaping could help lower smoking rates in Australia. To make a convincing case for vaping the following conditions need to be met: that vaping assists in smoking cessation; that the prevalence of vaping is high enough to ... Read more >>

Drug Alcohol Rev (Drug and alcohol review)
[2020, 39(4):415-418]

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Quasi-experimentally examining the impact of introducing tobacco pictorial health warnings: Findings from the International Tobacco Control (ITC) 4C and Netherlands surveys in the Netherlands, Australia, Canada, United Kingdom, and the United States.

Dirk-Jan A van Mourik, Gera E Nagelhout, Hein de Vries, Bas van den Putte, K Michael Cummings, Ron Borland, Geoffrey T Fong, Marc C Willemsen,

BACKGROUND:Our study evaluated the short-term impact of introducing European Union's tobacco pictorial health warnings (PHWs). METHODS:Longitudinal data were collected at two time-points from adult smokers, participating in the International Tobacco Control (ITC) surveys, conducted in the Netherlands, Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States. In the Netherlands, textual ... Read more >>

Drug Alcohol Depend (Drug and alcohol dependence)
[2020, 207:107818]

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Identifying smoker subgroups with high versus low smoking cessation attempt probability: A decision tree analysis approach.

Hua-Hie Yong, Chandan Karmakar, Ron Borland, Shitanshu Kusmakar, Matthew Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, John Yearwood,

<h4>Background</h4>Regression-based research has successfully identified independent predictors of smoking cessation, both its initiation and maintenance. However, it is unclear how these various independent predictors interact with each other and conjointly influence smoking behaviour. As a proof-of-concept, this study used decision tree analysis (DTA) to identify the characteristics of smoker subgroups ... Read more >>

Addict Behav (Addictive behaviors)
[2020, 103:106258]

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The association between smokers' self-reported health problems and quitting: Findings from the ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Wave 1 Survey.

Lin Li, Ron Borland, Richard J O'Connor, Geoffrey T Fong, Ann McNeill, Pete Driezen, Michael K Cummings,

INTRODUCTION:This study aimed to systematically examine whether having health conditions or concerns related to smoking are associated with quitting activities among smokers across four western countries. METHODS:Data came from the 2016 International Tobacco Control Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey conducted in Australia, Canada, England and US. We asked smokers ... Read more >>

Tob Prev Cessat (Tobacco prevention & cessation)
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Social connectedness and mortality after prostate cancer diagnosis: A prospective cohort study.

Zimu Wu, Nga H Nguyen, Dawei Wang, Brigid M Lynch, Allison M Hodge, Julie K Bassett, Victoria M White, Ron Borland, Dallas R English, Roger L Milne, Graham G Giles, Pierre-Antoine Dugué,

Men with prostate cancer experience side effects for which a supportive social environment may be beneficial. We examined the association between four measures of social connectedness and mortality after a prostate cancer diagnosis. Male participants in the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study in 1990-1994, who developed incident prostate cancer and attended ... Read more >>

Int J Cancer (International journal of cancer)
[2020, 147(3):766-776]

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Understandings of the component causes of harm from cigarette smoking in Australia.

Bill King, Ron Borland, Hua-Hie Yong, Coral Gartner, David Hammond, Stephan Lewandowsky, Richard O'Connor,

INTRODUCTION AND AIMS:To investigate relationships between smoking-related behaviours and knowledge of the disease risks of smoking and the causes of smoking harms, using a four-way division of 'component causes': nicotine, other substances found in unburned tobacco, combustion products of tobacco and additives. DESIGN AND METHODS:The data were collected using an ... Read more >>

Drug Alcohol Rev (Drug and alcohol review)
[2019, 38(7):807-817]

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Electronic Cigarette Use and Understanding Among a National Sample of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Smokers.

David P Thomas, Nadia Lusis, Anke E Van der Sterren, Ron Borland,

<h4>Introduction</h4>Adult daily smoking prevalence in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander population is 2.8 times that of other Australians. There is little data on prevalence of electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) use among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. We measured e-cigarette use and beliefs about their harmfulness in national samples of ... Read more >>

Nicotine Tob Res (Nicotine & tobacco research : official journal of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco)
[2019, 21(10):1434-1440]

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Altria-Juul Labs deal: why did it occur and what does it mean for the US nicotine delivery product market.

David T Levy, David Sweanor, Luz Maria Sanchez-Romero, Richard O'Connor, Maciej Lukasz Goniewicz, Ron Borland,

Tob Control (Tobacco control)
[2020, 29(e1):e171-e174]

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