6 April 2016

Dr Murray Laugesen – Peer-reviewed publications since 2000

Over 70 peer-reviewed publications since 2000 are cited, not counting submissions, letters, oral presentations and posters at international conferences.

2016

Laugesen M. Tobacco returns for the 2015 calendar year. Report to the NZ Ministry of Health. May 31, completed.

Laugesen M. Grace RC. Excise, electronic cigarettes and nicotine reduction to reduce smoking prevalence in New Zealand by 2025. Letter. NZ Med J 19 February 2016.

2015

Laugesen M. Grace RC. Excise, electronic cigarettes and nicotine reduction to reduce smoking prevalence in New Zealand by 2025. NZ Med J 21 August 2015;128 1420:72-74.

Murray Laugesen. Tobacco returns for the 2014 calendar year. Report to the NZ Ministry of Health. August 30, 2015.

Grace R, Kivell BM, Laugesen M. Gender differences in Satisfaction ratings for nicotine e-cigarettes by first time users. Addictive Behaviours. 2015;50: 140–143.


Laugesen M. Nicotine and toxicant yield ratings of electronic cigarette brands in New Zealand. NZ Med J, 27 Mar 2015.

 

Grace R, Kivell BM, Laugesen M. Assessing the temporal stability of a cigarette purchase task after an excise tax increase for factory made and roll-your-own smokers. Nicotine and Tobacco Research 2015 February.

 

2014

Walker N, Fraser T, Howe C, Laugesen M, Truman P, Glover M, Parag V. Bullen C. Abrupt nicotine reduction as an endgame policy: A randomised trial. Tobacco Control, TC Onlinene First, published on November 14, 2014 as 10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2014-051801

 

Grace R. Kivell B, Laugesen M. Estimating cross-price elasticity of nicotine electronic cigarettes using a simulated demand procedure. Nicotine and Tobacco Research 2014 December.

 

Grace R. Kivell B, Laugesen M. Predicting decreases in smoking with a cigarette purchase task: evidence from an excise tax rise in New Zealand. Tobacco Control On Line First. 2014 July 22:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2014-051594.

 

Bullen C, Howe C, Laugesen M, McRobbie H, Parag V, Williman J, Walker N. Electronic cigarettes and smoking cessation: a quandary? – Authors’ reply. Lancet 2014; 383(9915): 408-9. DOI:10.1016/20140-6736(14)60146-X

 

Robert Scragg, Joseph DiFranza, Ben Youdan, Murray Laugesen, Marewa Glover. Ethnicity and Socioeconomic Status as risk factors for rapid onset of tobacco addiction. Aust and NZ J of Public Health 2014;38(2) 194-5.

Murray Laugesen. Tobacco returns for the 2013 calendar year. Report to the NZ Ministry of Health. August 30, 2014.

 

Murray Laugesen. Nicotine and Health, a position paper of the American Council on Science and Health. New York: ACSH. 71 pp. January 2014. ACSH_NicotineHealth_Amazon_20130918_Sep212013.pdf

 

Murray Laugesen. The effects of nicotine on human health. ed. Jonathan Bloom. New York: American Council on Science and Health. 10 pp. January 2014.

 

2013

Murray Laugesen. Tobacco returns for the 2012 calendar year. Report to the NZ Ministry of Health. August 30, 2013.

 

Bullen C, Howe C, Laugesen M, McRobbie H, Parag V, Williman J, Walker N. Electronic cigarettes for smoking cessation: a randomised controlled trial. Lancet 2013; 382: 1629–37. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(13)61842-5. Published on-line 8 Sept 2013

 

Bullen C, Williman J, Howe C, Laugesen M, McRobbie H, Parag V, Walker N. Study protocol for a randomised controlled trial of electronic cigarettes versus nicotine patch for smoking cessation. BMC Public Health. 2013;13:210.

 

2012

Murray Laugesen. Modelling a two-tier tobacco excise tax policy to reduce smoking by focusing on the addictive component (nicotine) more than the tobacco weight

NZ Med J 14-December-2012; 125 No 1367: 35-48.

 

John H. Lauterbach, Murray Laugesen Comparison of toxicant levels in mainstream aerosols generated by Ruyan electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) and conventional cigarette products. Poster # 1861, Society of Toxicology, San Francisco. The Toxicologist CD, J of the Soc of Toxicology 2012 Mar; 126: See www.healthnz.co.nz/News2012.htm

 

Laugesen M. One billion fewer cigarettes, 100,000 fewer smokers. Letter. NZ Med J 2012 Jun 8;125 (1356):102-4.

 

John H. Lauterbach, Murray Laugesen, James D Ross.

Suggested protocol for estimation of harmful and potentially harmful constituents in mainstream aerosols generated by electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS)

Poster # 1860, Society of Toxicology, San Francisco. The Toxicologist CD, J of the Soc of Toxicology 2012 Mar;126: See www.healthnz.co.nz/News2012.htm

 

Walker N, Howe C, Bullen C, Grigg M, Glover M, McRobbie H, Laugesen M, Parag V, Whittaker R. The combined effect of very low nicotine content cigarettes, used as an adjunct to usual Quitline care (nicotine replacement therapy and behavioural support), on smoking cessation: A randomised controlled trial Addiction 2012 Oct;107:1857-67.

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2012.03906.x/abstract

 

2011

 

Laugesen M. The will to Quit. NZ Listener Dec. 17, 2011.

http://www.listener.co.nz/commentary/smokers-need-more-help-to-quit/

 

Walker N, Howe C, Bullen C, Grigg M, Glover M, McRobbie H, Laugesen M, Joy Jiang, Mei Hua Chen, Whittaker R, Rodgers A. Does improved access and greater choice of nicotine replacement therapy affect smoking cessation success? Findings from a randomized controlled trial. Addiction. 2011 June;106: 1176-1185. Article first published online. 28 Apr 2011. DOI: 10.1111/j.1360-0443.2011.03419.x

 

Natalie K Walker, Colin Howe, Chris Bullen, Michele Grigg, Marewa Glover, Hayden McRobbie, Murray Laugesen, Stephen Vander Hoorn and Robyn Whittaker. Study protocol for a randomised trial of nicotine-free cigarettes as an adjunct to usual NRT-based cessation practice, in people who wish to stop smoking. BMC Public Health 2011, 11:37doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-37. http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/11/37

 

Laugesen M, Fraser T, Glover M, McCormack R, Scott J. Nicotine electronic cigarette cartridges can be sold as tobacco products. (Letter). NZ Med J 2011, 21 Jan;124:(1328)

 

2010

Laugesen, M., Glover, M., Fraser, T., McCormick, R., Scott, J. Four policies to end the sale of cigarettes and smoking tobacco in New Zealand by 2020. Asia Pacific Conference on Tobacco (APACT), Sydney, Australia, 6-9 October, 2010. (Poster)

Laugesen M, Wilson N. Three policy options to reduce nicotine in combustible tobacco sold in NZ by 2020, with special focus on tobacco tax. Asia Pacific Conference on Tobacco (APACT), Sydney, Australia, 6-9 October, 2010. (Oral presentation).

 

Jed E. Rose, James E. Turner, Thangaraju Murugesan, Frederique M. Behm, and Murray Laugesen. Pulmonary delivery of Nicotine Pyruvate: Pharmacokinetic and Sensory Characteristics Experimental & Clinical Psychopharmacology, 2010 Oct;18(5):385-94.

 

Chris Bullen, Colin Howe, Ruey-Bin Lin, Michele Grigg, Murray Laugesen,

Hayden McRobbie, Marewa Glover, Natalie Walker, Mark Wallace-Bell,

Robyn Whittaker & Anthony Rodgers. Pre-cessation nicotine replacement therapy: pragmatic randomized trial. Addiction 2010 Aug;105(8):1474-83. Epub 2010 Jun 7.

 

Laugesen M, Glover M, Fraser T, McCormick R, Scott J. Four policies to end sales of cigarettes and smoking tobacco in New Zealand by 2020. NZ Med J 2010, May 14. www.endsmoking.org.nz/FourPolicies14May2010.pdf

 

McRobbie Hayden; Thornley Simon; Bullen Chris; Lin Ruey-Bin; Senior Hugh; Laugesen Murray; Whittaker Robyn; Hajek Peter. A randomized trial of the effects of two novel nicotine replacement therapies on tobacco withdrawal symptoms and user satisfaction. Addiction 2010;105(7):1290-8

 

Bullen C, McRobbie H, Thornley S, Glover M, Lin R, Laugesen M. Effect of an electronic nicotine delivery device (e cigarette) on desire to smoke and withdrawal, user preferences and nicotine delivery: randomized cross-over trial. Tobacco Control 2010 April;19: 98-103. doi:10.1136/tc.2009.031567.

http://www.healthnz.co.nz/2010%20Bullen%20ECig.pdf

Laugesen M. Nicotine electronic cigarette sales are permitted under the Smokefree Environments Act. Letter. NZ Med J Jan 23; 2010;123(1308) 103-5.

Laugesen M. Submissions to the Maori Affairs Select Committee Inquiry into the Tobacco Industry. (Written and oral). 14 May 2010. Health NZ Ltd.

Laugesen M. E-cigarettes need quality safeguards: Letter to Br Med J. 22 January 2010. http://www.bmj.com/cgi/eletters/340/jan19_1/c311

 

2009

Laugesen M. The electronic cigarette (personal nicotine vaporizer). Darwin Oceania Conference 2009, 8 October. (powerpoint).

 

Laugesen M. RuyanR E-cigarette bench-top tests. Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT) Dublin poster. www.healthnz.co.nz/DublinEcigBenchtopHandout.pdf

 

Laugesen M. Epton M, Frampton C, Glover M. Lea RA. Hand-rolled cigarette smoking patterns, compared with factory-made cigarette smoking in New Zealand men. BMC Public Health 2009, 9:194. http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/9/194 (free full text).

 

Thornley S, McRobbie H, Lin RB, Bullen C, Hajek P, Laugesen M, Senior H, Whittaker R. A single- blind, randomized, crossover trial of the effects of a nicotine pouch on the relief of tobacco withdrawal symptoms and user satisfaction. Nicotine Tob Res. 2009 Jun;11(6):715-21. Epub 2009 May 19.

 

Smith J, Bullen C, Laugesen M, Glover M. Cigarette fires and burns in a population of New Zealand smokers. Tob Control 2009; 18: 29-33.

 

Bullen C. McRobbie H. Laugesen M. Thornley S. Glover, M. Lin, RB. Effect of an electronic cigarette on desire to smoke and withdrawal, user preferences and nicotine delivery: randomised cross-over trial. Submitted. For Dublin poster see www.healthnz.co.nz/ecigarette.htm

 

Laugesen M. Has smoking prevalence markedly declined in New Zealand despite more cigarettes released for sale? NZ Med J 27 Feb 2009; 122: 1290. http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal/122-1290/3482/

 

2008

Laugesen M. Thornley S. How safe is an e-cigarette? Results of independent chemical and microbiological analysis. SRNT Conference Portland Oregon. March 2008, poster. http://www.healthnz.co.nz/Portland2008ECIG.pdf

 

McRobbie H, Thornley S, Bullen C, Hajek P, Laugesen M, Lin R, Senior H, Whittaker, R. The effects of three novel nicotine replacement therapies on the relief of tobacco withdrawal symptoms and user satisfaction. Abstract for the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco, 14th Annual meeting. Portland, Oregon, February.

http://www.healthnz.co.nz/NicoNovumSRNT2008Poster.pdf

 

Edwards R, Thomson G, Wilson N, Waa A, Bullen C, O’Dea D, Gifford H, Glover M, Laugesen M, Woodward A. After the smoke has cleared: evaluation of the impact of a new national smoke-free law in New Zealand. Tob Control 2008;17:e2. http://tobaccocontrol.bmj.com/cgi/content/abstract/17/1/e2

DiFranza J, Scragg R, Laugesen M, Wellman R. ‘Diminished Autonomy over Tobacco Can Appear With the First Cigarettes’ Addictive Behaviors 2008. Doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2007.12.002

 

2007

Laugesen M, Scragg R, Wellman R, DiFranza J. R-rated film viewing and adolescent smoking. Preventive Medicine 2007 doi:10.1016/j.ypmed.2007.07.025 www.healthnz.co.nz/corrProofPrevMedAug24.pdf

Scragg R. Laugesen M. Influence of Smoking by Family and Best Friend on Adolescent Tobacco Smoking: results from the 2002 New Zealand national survey of Year 10 students. Australian and NZ J Public Health, 2007; 31: 217-23. http://www.healthnz.co.nz/ANZJPH%202007-3%20pp%20217-223%20Scragg.pdf

Laugesen M. Snuffing out cigarette sales and the smoking deaths epidemic. NZ Med J. 15 June 2007; 120 (1256). http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal/120-1256/2587/

Laugesen M. Tobacco Returns for calendar year 2006. Analysis and Tables. http://www.ndp.govt.nz/moh.nsf/pagescm/673/$File/tobacco-returns-analysis-tables-2006.xls

 

2006

Laugesen M. Fowles J. Marlboro Ultrasmooth – a reduced risk cigarette? Tobacco Control Dec. 2006;15:430-435; doi:10.1136/tc.2006.016055. www.tobaccocontrol.com

 

2005

Laugesen M. Decreased red meat fat consumption 1995-2000.NZ Med J 25 Nov 2005.

 

Laugesen M. chapter on harm reduction in Tobacco Policy. Using evidence for better outcomes. Royal Australasian College of Physicians and Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists. Sydney: 2005. http://www.racp.edu.au/hpu/policy/tobacco/policy1.htm#harm

Laugesen M. Fowles J. Scope for regulation of cigarette smoke according to brand differences in toxicant emissions. NZ Med J 15 April 2005; 118 (1212). URL: http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal/118-1213/1401/

Laugesen M. Fowles J. Scope for regulation of cigarette smoke toxicity: the case for including charcoal filters. NZ Med J. 15 Apr 2005;118:(1212). URL: http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal/118-1213/1402/

Laugesen M. Regulation of cigarette smoke toxicity. NZ Med J. 15 Apr 2005;118:(1213). URL: http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal/118-1213/1400/

 

2004

Laugesen M. Fraser T. A push to assist smokers or time for a Holiday? [Letter]. NZ Med J 2004; 20 February.

Laugesen M, Scragg R, Robinson E. Parental smoking and related behaviours influence adolescent tobacco smoking: results from the 2001 New Zealand national survey of 4th form students. NZ Med J 2004; 116 (1187): http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal/

 

2003

Laugesen M, Duncanson M, Fraser T, McClellan V, Linehan B, Shirley R. Hand rolling cigarette papers as the reference point for regulating fire safety. Tobacco Control 2003; 12: 406-410. www.tobaccocontrol.com searchword Laugesen

Laugesen M, Elliott R. Ischaemic heart disease, Type 1 diabetes and cow milk A1 b-casein. NZ Med J 2003; 116 (1168). http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal/116-1168/295/

Laugesen M. The influence of consumption of A1 b-casein on heart disease and Type 1 diabetes [authors reply]. NZ Med J 2003; 116 (1170). http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal/116-1170/367/

Scragg R, Christophersen A, Laugesen M. et al. Health behaviour survey, tobacco module, questionnaire development. Ministry of Health, Wellington, 2003.

Laugesen M. Mission reports on visit to Niue for tobacco control. WHO Western Pacific Office, 2003.

 

2002

Laugesen M. The television advertising component of the Quit / Me Mutu Campaign in 2000. A report to the Ministry of Health. NIHS September 2002. submitted but report unpublished.

Laugesen M, Eastwood J, Bloomfield A, Glover M. McClellan V. The Quitline Callers Cohort Study. 2000-1. Surveys of Quitline callers at 3 weeks, 6 months, and 12 months after first contact. Part of the Quit Campaign/Me Mutu Evaluation for the Ministry of Health, Quit Evaluation Group, National Institutes of Health and Safety, 2002. submitted but report unpublished.

Laugesen M. Mission reports on visit to Niue for tobacco control. WHO Western Pacific Office, 2002.

Laugesen M. Review papers for World Health Organization, Geneva, on advertising controls, tobacco taxation, smokefree policies and monitoring and surveillance. World Health Organization, 2002

Laugesen M, Scragg R, Robinson E. Cigarette smoking, pocket money and socioeconomic status: results from a national survey of 4th form students in 2000. NZ Med J 2002; 115 (1158)

 

2001

Woodward A, Laugesen M. How many people are killed by second hand cigarette smoke? Tobacco Control 2001; 10: 383-388.

Woodward A. Laugesen M. Morbidity from second hand cigarette smoke in New Zealand. 2001. Report to the NZ Ministry of Health. http://www.ndp.govt.nz

Laugesen M, Scragg R. Cigarette smoking declining in fourth form girls but not in boys. NZ Public Health Rep 2001; 8: 33-36.

 

2000

Laugesen M. Tobacco Analysis of Manufacturers returns to the Ministry of Health: Annual Report to the Ministry of Health. Annually. 1991-2000. www.ndp.govt.nz

Laugesen M. Tobacco Statistics 2000. Wellington: Cancer Society of New Zealand, 2000.

Laugesen M. World’s best practice in tobacco control: The New Zealand comprehensive programme. Tobacco Control 2000; 9: 228-236.

Laugesen M, Swinburn B. New Zealand’s tobacco control programme, 1985-1998. Tobacco Control, 2000; 9: 155-162.

Laugesen M, Swinburn B. The New Zealand food supply and diet - trends 1961-95 and comparison with other OECD countries. NZ Med J 2000; 113: 311-315.

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