Research Results


Preventing Postpartum Cigarette Smoking Relapse: Exploring Interventions of Interest


Impact Of Caregiving Mechanisms On Postpartum-Induced Hormones Influencing Opioid Use

Targeting smoking cessation messaging for menstrual cycle phase









Oncken C, Allen S, Litt M, Kenny A, Lando H, Allen A, Dornelas E. Exercise for Smoking Cessation in Postmenopausal Women: A Randomized, Controlled Trial. Nicotine Tob Res. 2020 Aug 24;22(9):1587-1595. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntz176. PubMed PMID: 31536112.

Blaes A, Vogel RI, Nagler RH, Allen A, Mason S, Teoh D, Talley K, Raymond NC, Wyman JF. Breast Cancer Screening Practices for High-Risk Women: A Cross-Sectional Survey of Primary Care Providers. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2020 May;29(5):686-692. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2018.7463. Epub 2019 Aug 21. PubMed PMID: 31433260; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7247038.

Harrison K, Petersen A, Tosun N, Crist K, Allen AM, Allene S. Effect of exogenous progesterone administration on cigarette smoking-related symptomology in oral contraceptive users who smoke. Addict Behav. 2020 Mar;102:106148. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2019.106148. Epub 2019 Oct 19. PubMed PMID: 31706140.

Martin K, Vogel RI, Nagler RH, Wyman JF, Raymond N, Teoh D, Allen AM, Talley KMC, Mason S, Blaes AH. Mammography Screening Practices in Average-Risk Women Aged 40-49 Years in Primary Care: A Comparison of Physician and Nonphysician Providers in Minnesota. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2020 Jan;29(1):91-99. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2018.7436. Epub 2019 Jul 16. PubMed PMID: 31314684; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6983752.

Smith TT, Donny EC, Luo X, Allen AM, Carroll DM, Denlinger-Apte RL, Dermody SS, Koopmeiners JS, McClernon FJ, Pacek LR, Vandrey R, Hatsukami DK. The Impact of Gradual and Immediate Nicotine Reduction on Subjective Cigarette Ratings. Nicotine Tob Res. 2019 Dec 23;21(Suppl 1):S73-S80. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntz158. PubMed PMID: 31867651; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6939762.

Allen AM, Muramoto ML, Campbell J, Connolly TE, McGuffin BA, Bernstein AD. Multimethod Formative Research to Improve the Training and Delivery of Tobacco-cessation Interventions in Behavioral Health Settings. J Addict Med. 2019 Nov/Dec;13(6):470-475. doi: 10.1097/ADM.0000000000000522. PubMed PMID: 30908345.

Allen AM, Friedrichsen SC, Petersen N, Allen SS. Subjective response to intranasal nicotine administration in oral contraceptive users and naturally-cycling women. Addict Behav. 2019 Nov;98:106043. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2019.106043. Epub 2019 Jul 3. PubMed PMID: 31310925; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6708721.

Tosun NL, Fieberg AM, Eberly LE, Harrison KA, Tipp AR, Allen AM, Allen SS. Exogenous progesterone for smoking cessation in men and women: a pilot double-blind, placebo-controlled randomized clinical trial. Addiction. 2019 Oct;114(10):1800-1813. doi: 10.1111/add.14645. Epub 2019 Jun 17. PubMed PMID: 31059177; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6732045.

Allen AM, Yuan NP, Wertheim BC, Krupski L, Bell ML, Nair U. Gender differences in utilization of services and tobacco cessation outcomes at a state quitline. Transl Behav Med. 2019 Jul 16;9(4):663-668. doi: 10.1093/tbm/iby083. PubMed PMID: 30099557; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6629840.

Nair US, Reikowsky RC, Allen AM, Bell ML. Quitline program utilization and cessation outcomes: A comparison of provider-referred clients by healthcare settings. Prev Med Rep. 2019 Jun;14:100863. doi: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2019.100863. eCollection 2019 Jun. PubMed PMID: 31011517; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6462770.

Allen AM, Weinberger AH, Wetherill RR, Howe CL, McKee SA. Oral Contraceptives and Cigarette Smoking: A Review of the Literature and Future Directions. Nicotine Tob Res. 2019 Apr 17;21(5):592-601. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntx258. Review. PubMed PMID: 29165663; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6468133.

Purani H, Friedrichsen S, Allen AM. Sleep quality in cigarette smokers: Associations with smoking-related outcomes and exercise. Addict Behav. 2019 Mar;90:71-76. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2018.10.023. Epub 2018 Oct 17. PubMed PMID: 30368021; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6324958.

Allen AM, Jung AM, Lemieux AM, Alexander AC, Allen SS, Ward KD, al'Absi M. Stressful life events are associated with perinatal cigarette smoking. Prev Med. 2019 Jan;118:264-271. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2018.11.012. Epub 2018 Nov 20. PubMed PMID: 30468790; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6322958.

Allen AM, Lundeen K, Murphy SE, Spector L, Harlow BL. Web-Delivered Multimedia Training Materials for the Self-Collection of Dried Blood Spots: A Formative Project. JMIR Form Res. 2018 Nov 5;2(2):e11025. doi: 10.2196/11025. PubMed PMID: 30684406; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6334672.

Allen A, Carlson SC, Bosch TA, Eberly LE, Okuyemi K, Nair U, Gordon JS. High-intensity Interval Training and Continuous Aerobic Exercise Interventions to Promote Self-initiated Quit Attempts in Young Adults Who Smoke: Feasibility, Acceptability, and Lessons Learned From a Randomized Pilot Trial. J Addict Med. 2018 Sep/Oct;12(5):373-380. doi: 10.1097/ADM.0000000000000414. PubMed PMID: 29762196; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6167155.

Allen A, Tosun N, Carlson S, Allen S. Postpartum Changes in Mood and Smoking-Related Symptomatology: An Ecological Momentary Assessment Investigation. Nicotine Tob Res. 2018 May 3;20(6):681-689. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntx118. PubMed PMID: 28575412; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5934674.

Allen AM, Lundeen K, Eberly LE, Allen SS, al'Absi M, Muramoto M, Hatsukami D. Hormonal contraceptive use in smokers: Prevalence of use and associations with smoking motives. Addict Behav. 2018 Feb;77:187-192. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2017.10.011. Epub 2017 Oct 13. PubMed PMID: 29055207; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5701821.

Allen AM, Abdelwahab NM, Carlson S, Bosch TA, Eberly LE, Okuyemi K. Effect of brief exercise on urges to smoke in men and women smokers. Addict Behav. 2018 Feb;77:34-37. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2017.09.009. Epub 2017 Sep 20. PubMed PMID: 28950116.

Allen AM, Carlson S, Eberly LE, Hatsukami D, Piper ME. Use of hormonal contraceptives and smoking cessation: A preliminary report. Addict Behav. 2018 Jan;76:236-242. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2017.08.003. Epub 2017 Aug 4. PubMed PMID: 28863316; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5614855.

Carlson SC, Allen AM, Allen SS, al'Absi M. Differences in mood and cortisol by menstrual phase during acute smoking abstinence: A within-subject comparison. Exp Clin Psychopharmacol. 2017 Oct;25(5):338-345. doi: 10.1037/pha0000142. PubMed PMID: 29048182; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5687826.

Allen SS, Allen AM, Lunos S, Tosun N. Progesterone and Postpartum Smoking Relapse: A Pilot Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Randomized Trial. Nicotine Tob Res. 2016 Nov;18(11):2145-2153. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntw156. Epub 2016 Aug 18. PubMed PMID: 27613934; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5055745.

Allen A, Vogel RI, Meier E, Anderson A, Jensen J, Severson HH, Hatsukami D. Gender differences in snus versus nicotine gum for cigarette avoidance among a sample of US smokers. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2016 Nov 1;168:8-12. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2016.08.624. Epub 2016 Aug 28. PubMed PMID: 27610935; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5215723.

Allen AM, Scheuermann TS, Nollen N, Hatsukami D, Ahluwalia JS. Gender Differences in Smoking Behavior and Dependence Motives Among Daily and Nondaily Smokers. Nicotine Tob Res. 2016 Jun;18(6):1408-13. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntv138. Epub 2015 Jun 30. PubMed PMID: 26136526; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4906260.

Allen AM, McRae-Clark AL, Carlson S, Saladin ME, Gray KM, Wetherington CL, McKee SA, Allen SS. Determining menstrual phase in human biobehavioral research: A review with recommendations. Exp Clin Psychopharmacol. 2016 Feb;24(1):1-11. doi: 10.1037/pha0000057. Review. PubMed PMID: 26570992; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4821777.

Huttlin EA, Allen AM, Tosun NL, Allen SS, al'Absi M. Associations between adrenocortical activity and nicotine response in female smokers by menstrual phase. Addict Behav. 2015 Nov;50:135-9. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2015.06.026. Epub 2015 Jun 11. PubMed PMID: 26135333; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4515390.

Allen AM, Lunos S, Heishman SJ, al'Absi M, Hatsukami D, Allen SS. Subjective response to nicotine by menstrual phase. Addict Behav. 2015 Apr;43:50-3. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2014.12.008. Epub 2014 Dec 16. PubMed PMID: 25553511; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4304933.

Allen AM, al'Absi M, Lando H, Allen SS. Allopregnanolone association with psychophysiological and cognitive functions during acute smoking abstinence in premenopausal women. Exp Clin Psychopharmacol. 2015 Feb;23(1):22-8. doi: 10.1037/a0038747. PubMed PMID: 25643026; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4394732.

Hinderaker K, Allen AM, Tosun N, al'Absi M, Hatsukami D, Allen SS. The effect of combination oral contraceptives on smoking-related symptomatology during short-term smoking abstinence. Addict Behav. 2015 Feb;41:148-51. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2014.10.018. Epub 2014 Oct 23. PubMed PMID: 25452059; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4314472.

Allen SS, Allen AM, Tosun N, Lunos S, al'Absi M, Hatsukami D. Smoking- and menstrual-related symptomatology during short-term smoking abstinence by menstrual phase and depressive symptoms. Addict Behav. 2014 May;39(5):901-6. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2014.01.029. Epub 2014 Feb 13. PubMed PMID: 24594903; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4010248.

Allen AM, Oncken C, Hatsukami D. Women and Smoking: The Effect of Gender on the Epidemiology, Health Effects, and Cessation of Smoking. Curr Addict Rep. 2014 Mar;1(1):53-60. doi: 10.1007/s40429-013-0003-6. Epub 2014 Jan 10. PubMed PMID: 27213132; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4871621.

Allen AM, al'Absi M, Lando H, Hatsukami D, Allen SS. Menstrual phase, depressive symptoms, and allopregnanolone during short-term smoking cessation. Exp Clin Psychopharmacol. 2013 Dec;21(6):427-33. doi: 10.1037/a0034075. Epub 2013 Sep 23. PubMed PMID: 24059585; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4574494.

Allen AM, Kleppinger A, Lando H, Oncken C. Effect of nicotine patch on energy intake and weight gain in postmenopausal women during smoking cessation. Eat Behav. 2013 Dec;14(4):420-3. doi: 10.1016/j.eatbeh.2013.07.007. Epub 2013 Jul 21. PubMed PMID: 24183127; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3817500.

Allen SS, Allen AM, Kotlyar M, Lunos S, Al'absi M, Hatsukami D. Menstrual phase and depressive symptoms differences in physiological response to nicotine following acute smoking abstinence. Nicotine Tob Res. 2013 Jun;15(6):1091-8. doi: 10.1093/ntr/nts236. Epub 2012 Nov 15. PubMed PMID: 23155122; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3646649.

Allen AM, Allen SS, Lunos S, Pomerleau CS. Severity of withdrawal symptomatology in follicular versus luteal quitters: The combined effects of menstrual phase and withdrawal on smoking cessation outcome. Addict Behav. 2010 Jun;35(6):549-52. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2010.01.003. Epub 2010 Jan 29. PubMed PMID: 20167436; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2862643.

Allen SS, Allen AM, Lunos S, Hatsukami DK. Patterns of self-selected smoking cessation attempts and relapse by menstrual phase. Addict Behav. 2009 Nov;34(11):928-31. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2009.05.013. Epub 2009 May 22. PubMed PMID: 19501984; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2766357.

Allen AM, Allen SS, Widenmier J, Al'absi M. Patterns of cortisol and craving by menstrual phase in women attempting to quit smoking. Addict Behav. 2009 Aug;34(8):632-5. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2009.03.024. Epub 2009 Mar 31. PubMed PMID: 19409710; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4527167.

Allen AM, Mooney M, Chakraborty R, Allen SS. Circadian patterns of ad libitum smoking by menstrual phase. Hum Psychopharmacol. 2009 Aug;24(6):503-6. doi: 10.1002/hup.1039. PubMed PMID: 19517420; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4516054.

Allen SS, Allen AM, Mooney M, Bade T. Short-term weight gain by menstrual phase following smoking cessation in women. Eat Behav. 2009 Jan;10(1):52-5. doi: 10.1016/j.eatbeh.2008.10.003. Epub 2008 Oct 28. PubMed PMID: 19171319; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2664316.

Allen AM, Prince CB, Dietz PM. Postpartum depressive symptoms and smoking relapse. Am J Prev Med. 2009 Jan;36(1):9-12. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2008.09.020. PubMed PMID: 19095161.

Allen SS, Allen AM, Pomerleau CS. Influence of phase-related variability in premenstrual symptomatology, mood, smoking withdrawal, and smoking behavior during ad libitum smoking, on smoking cessation outcome. Addict Behav. 2009 Jan;34(1):107-11. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2008.08.009. Epub 2008 Aug 27. PubMed PMID: 18818024; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2615226.

Allen AM, Dietz PM, Tong VT, England L, Prince CB. Prenatal smoking prevalence ascertained from two population-based data sources: birth certificates and PRAMS questionnaires, 2004. Public Health Rep. 2008 Sep-Oct;123(5):586-92. doi: 10.1177/003335490812300508. PubMed PMID: 18828413; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2496931.