Salloum Publications

  • Hall J, Cho HD, Guo Y, Maldonado-Molina MM, Thompson LA, Shenkman EA, Salloum RG. Association of Rates of Smoking During Pregnancy With Corporate Tobacco Sales Policies. JAMA Pediatrics. 2019 Jan 14.
  • Lee J, Striley CW, Custodero C, Rocha HA, Salloum RG. Association of pleasant sensations at cigarette smoking initiation with subsequent tobacco product use among US adolescents. Addict Behav. 2019 Feb 1;89:151-5.
  • Salloum RG, Theis RP, Pbert L, Gurka MJ, Porter M, Lee D, Shenkman EA, Thompson LA. Stakeholder Engagement in Developing an Electronic Clinical Support Tool for Tobacco Prevention in Adolescent Primary Care. Children. 2018 Dec;5(12):170.
  • Berg CJ, Fong GT, Thrasher JF, Cohen JE, Maziak W, Lando H, Drope J, Mejia R, Barnoya J, Nakkash R, Salloum RG, Parascandola M. The impact and relevance of tobacco control research in low-and middle-income countries globally and to the US. Addict Behav. 2018 Dec 1;87:162-8.
  • Stedman-Falls LM, Dallery J, Salloum RG. Discrete Choice Experiments on The Acceptability of Monetary-Based Health Treatments: A Replication and Extension to Deposit Contracts. Psychol Rec. 2018 Dec 1;68(4):501-12.
  • Salloum RG, Nakkash R, Abu-Rmeileh NM, Hamadeh RR, Darawad MW, Kheirallah KA, Al-Farsi Y, Yusufali A, Thomas J, Mostafa A, Salama M. Individual-level determinants of waterpipe smoking demand in four Eastern-Mediterranean countries. Health Promot Int. 2018 Nov 8.
  • Darawad MW, Salloum R, Alhussami M, Maharmeh M. Evaluating health warning messages specific to waterpipe smoking among university students in Jordan. J Am Acad Nurse Pract. 2018 Nov.
  • Asfar T, Ben Taleb Z, Osibogun O, Ruano-Herreria EC, Sierra D, Ward KD, Salloum RG, Maziak W. How Do Waterpipe Smoking Establishments Attract Smokers? Implications for Policy. Subst Use Misuse. 2018 Oct 15:1-2.
  • Ortiz K, Cuevas AG, Salloum R, Lopez N, LaVeist-Ramos T. Intra-Ethnic Racial Differences in Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking among Latinos? Subst Use Misuse. 2018 Jul 19:1-0.
  • Salloum RG, Lee J, Porter M, Dallery J, McDaniel AM, Bian J, Thrasher JF. Evidence-based tobacco treatment utilization among dual users of cigarettes and E-cigarettes. Prev Med. 2018 Sep 1;114:193-9.
  • Osibogun O, Taleb ZB, Bahelah R, Salloum RG, Maziak W. Correlates of poly-tobacco use among youth and young adults: Findings from the Population Assessment of Tobacco and Health study, 2013–2014. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2018 Jun 1;187:160-4.
  • Banegas MP, Yabroff KR, O’Keeffe-Rosetti MC, Ritzwoller DP, Fishman PA, Salloum RG, Lafata JE, Hornbrook MC. Medical Care Costs Associated With Cancer in Integrated Delivery Systems. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2018 Apr 1;16(4):402-10.
  • Ramanadhan S, Davis MM, Armstrong R, Baquero B, Ko LK, Leng JC, Salloum RG, Vaughn NA, Brownson RC. Participatory implementation science to increase the impact of evidence-based cancer prevention and control. Cancer Causes Control. 2018 Mar 1;29(3):363-9.
  • Salloum RG, George TJ, Silver N, Markham MJ, Hall JM, Guo Y, Bian J, Shenkman EA. Rural-urban and racial-ethnic differences in awareness of direct-to-consumer genetic testing. BMC Public Health. 2018 Dec;18(1):277.
  • Thrasher JF, Islam F, Davis RE, Popova L, Lambert V, Cho YJ, Salloum RG, Louviere J, Hammond D. Testing cessation messages for cigarette package inserts: Findings from a best/worst discrete choice experiment. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2018 Feb 6;15(2):282.
  • Thrasher JF, Anshari D, Lambert-Jessup V, Islam F, Mead E, Popova L, Salloum R, Moodie C, Louviere J, Lindblom EN. Assessing smoking cessation messages with a discrete choice experiment. Tob Regul Sci. 2018 Mar 1;4(2):73-87.
  • Turner E, Fedele DA, Thompson L, Salloum RG. Patterns of electronic cigarette use in youth with asthma: Results from a nationally representative sample. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2018 Feb 1;120(2):220-2.
  • Lee MJ, Khan MM, Salloum RG. Recent Trends in Cost-Related Medication Nonadherence Among Cancer Survivors in the United States. J Manag Care Spec Pharm. 2018 Jan;24(1):56-64.
  • Bian J, Zhao Y, Salloum RG, Guo Y, Wang M, Prosperi M, Zhang H, Du X, Ramirez-Diaz LJ, He Z, Sun Y. Using Social Media Data to Understand the Impact of Promotional Information on Laypeople’s Discussions: A Case Study of Lynch Syndrome. J Med Internet Res. 2017 Dec;19(12).
  • Salloum RG, Shenkman EA, Louviere JJ, Chambers DA. Application of discrete choice experiments to enhance stakeholder engagement as a strategy for advancing implementation: a systematic review. Implement Sci. 2017 Nov 23;12(1):140.
  • Young-Wolff KC, Klebaner D, Folck B, Carter-Harris L, Salloum RG, Prochaska JJ, Fogelberg R, Tan ASL. Do you vape? Leveraging electronic health records to assess clinician documentation of electronic nicotine delivery system use among adolescents and adults. Prev Med. 2017 Dec;105:32-36.
  • Tan ASL, Young-Wolff KC, Carter-Harris L, Salloum RG, Banerjee SC. Disparities in the Receipt of Tobacco Treatment Counseling within the US Context of the Affordable Care Act and Meaningful Use Implementation. Nicotine Tob Res. 2017 Oct 20.
  • Salloum RG, Abu-Rmeileh N, Hamadeh R, Thomas J, Mostafa A, Yusufali A, Kheirallah KA, Macauda MM, Theis RP, El Kadi L, Johnson EJ, Darawad MW, Nakkash R. Policy-Relevant Context of Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking among University Students in Six Countries Across the Eastern Mediterranean Region: A Qualitative Study. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2017 Sep 27;18(9):2533-2540.
  • Ortiz K, Mamkherzi J, Salloum R, Matthews AK, Maziak W. Waterpipe tobacco smoking among sexual minorities in the United States: Evidence from the National Adult Tobacco Survey (2012-2014). Addict Behav. 2017 Nov;74:98-105.
  • Salloum RG, Louviere JJ, Getz KR, Islam F, Anshari D, Cho Y, O’Connor RJ, Hammond D, Thrasher JF. Evaluation of strategies to communicate harmful and potentially harmful constituent (HPHC) information through cigarette package inserts: a discrete choice experiment. Tob Control. 2017 Jul 13. pii: tobaccocontrol-2016-053579.
  • Salloum RG, O’Keeffe-Rosetti M, Ritzwoller DP, Hornbrook MC, Lafata JE, Nielsen ME. Use of Evidence-Based Prostate Cancer Imaging in a Nongovernmental Integrated Health Care System. J Oncol Pract. 2017 May;13(5):e441-e450. doi: 10.1200/JOP.2016.018333. Epub 2017 Feb 21. PubMed PMID: 28221895.
  • Maziak W, Ben Taleb Z, Jawad M, Afifi R, Nakkash R, Akl EA, Ward KD, Salloum RG, Barnett TE, Primack BA, Sherman S, Cobb CO, Sutfin EL, Eissenberg T; Expert Panel on Waterpipe Assessment in Epidemiological Studies.. Consensus statement on assessment of waterpipe smoking in epidemiological studies. Tob Control. 2017 May;26(3):338-343. doi: 10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2016-052958. Epub 2016 May 10. PubMed PMID: 27165995; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5104675.
  • Salloum RG, Thrasher JF, Getz KR, Barnett TE, Asfar T, Maziak W. Patterns of Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking Among U.S. Young Adults, 2013-2014. Am J Prev Med. 2017 Apr;52(4):507-512. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2016.10.015. Epub 2016 Nov 24. PubMed PMID: 27890515.
  • Bullard JT, Eberth JM, Arrington AK, Adams SA, Cheng X, Salloum RG. Timeliness of Treatment Initiation and Associated Survival Following Diagnosis of Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer in South Carolina. South Med J. 2017 Feb;110(2):107-113. doi: 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000000601. PubMed PMID: 28158880.
  • Salloum RG, O’Keeffe-Rosetti M, Ritzwoller DP, Hornbrook MC, Lafata JE, Nielsen ME. Use of Evidence-Based Prostate Cancer Imaging in a Nongovernmental Integrated Health Care System. J Oncol Pract. 2017 May;13(5):e441-e450. doi: 10.1200/JOP.2016.018333. Epub 2017 Feb 21. PubMed PMID: 28221895.
  • Maziak W, Ben Taleb Z, Jawad M, Afifi R, Nakkash R, Akl EA, Ward KD, Salloum RG, Barnett TE, Primack BA, Sherman S, Cobb CO, Sutfin EL, Eissenberg T; Expert Panel on Waterpipe Assessment in Epidemiological Studies.. Consensus statement on assessment of waterpipe smoking in epidemiological studies. Tob Control. 2017 May;26(3):338-343. doi: 10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2016-052958. Epub 2016 May 10. PubMed PMID: 27165995; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5104675.
  • Salloum RG, Thrasher JF, Getz KR, Barnett TE, Asfar T, Maziak W. Patterns of Waterpipe Tobacco Smoking Among U.S. Young Adults, 2013-2014. Am J Prev Med. 2017 Apr;52(4):507-512. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2016.10.015. Epub 2016 Nov 24. PubMed PMID: 27890515.
  • Bullard JT, Eberth JM, Arrington AK, Adams SA, Cheng X, Salloum RG. Timeliness of Treatment Initiation and Associated Survival Following Diagnosis of Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer in South Carolina. South Med J. 2017 Feb;110(2):107-113. doi: 10.14423/SMJ.0000000000000601. PubMed PMID: 28158880.
  • Salloum RG, Asfar T, Maziak W. Toward a Regulatory Framework for the Waterpipe. American Journal of Public Health. 2016 Aug 23:e1-e5. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27552262.
  • Carter-Harris L, Tan AS, Salloum RG, Young-Wolff KC. Patient-provider discussions about lung cancer screening pre- and post-guidelines: Health Information National Trends Survey (HINTS). Patient Educ Couns. 2016 May 17. pii: S0738-3991(16)30212-9. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2016.05.014. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27241830.
  • Islam F, Salloum RG, Nakkash R, Maziak W, Thrasher JF. “Effectiveness of health warnings for waterpipe tobacco smoking among college students.” International Journal of Public Health, in press.
  • Bian J, Yoshigoe K, Hicks A, Yuan J, He Z, Xie M, Guo Y, Prosperi M, Salloum R, Modave F. “Mining Twitter to assess the public perception of the ‘Internet of Things’.” PLoS One, 2016 Jul 8. 11(7):e0158450.
  • Salloum RG, Getz KR, Tan AS, Carter-Harris L, Young-Wolff KC, George TJ Jr, Shenkman EA. Use of Electronic Cigarettes Among Cancer Survivors in the U.S. Am J Prev Med. 2016 May 27. pii: S0749-3797(16)30122-2. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2016.04.015.
  • Salloum RG, Haider MR, Barnett TE, Guo Y, Getz KR, Thrasher JF, Maziak W. “Waterpipe tobacco smoking and susceptibility to cigarette smoking among young adults in the United States, 2012-2013.” Preventing Chronic Disease, 2016 Feb;13:150505
  • Lee M, Salloum RG. “Racial and ethnic disparities in cost-related medication non-adherence among cancer survivors.” Journal of Cancer Survivorship,  2016 Jan.15; 10(3):534-44
  •  Kates FR, Salloum RG, Thrasher JF, Islam F, Fleischer NL, Maziak W. “Geographic proximity of waterpipe smoking establishments to colleges in the U.S.” American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 2016 Jan;50(1):e9-e14
  • Salloum RG, Maziak W, Hammond D, Nakkash R, Islam F, Cheng X, Thrasher JF. Eliciting preferences for waterpipe tobacco smoking using a discrete choice experiment: implications for product regulation. BMJ Open. 2015 Sep 9;5(9):e009497. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-009497.
  • Salloum RG, Osman A, Maziak W, Thrasher JF. How popular is waterpipe tobacco smoking? Findings from internet search queries. Tob Control. 2015 Sep;24(5):509-13.
  • Salloum RG. Capsule Commentary on Haas et al., Provider Attitudes and Screening Practices Following Changes in Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines. J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Aug 11.
  • Haider MR, Salloum RG, Islam F, Ortiz KS, Kates FR, Maziak W. Factors associated with smoking frequency among current waterpipe smokers in the United States: Findings from the National College Health Assessment II. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2015 Aug 1;153:359-63.
  • Jensen GA, Salloum RG, Hu J, Ferdows NB, Tarraf W. A slow start: Use of preventive services among seniors following the Affordable Care Act’s enhancement of Medicare benefits in the U.S. Prev Med. 2015 Jul;76:37-42.
  • Salloum RG, Goma F, Chelwa G, Cheng X, Zulu R, Kaai SC, Quah AC, Thrasher JF, Fong GT. Cigarette price and other factors associated with brand choice and brand loyalty in Zambia: findings from the ITC Zambia Survey. Tob Control. 2015 Jul;24 Suppl 3:iii33-iii40.
  • Lafata JE, Salloum RG, Fishman PA, Ritzwoller DP, O’Keeffe-Rosetti MC, Hornbrook MC. Preventive care receipt and office visit use among breast and colorectal cancer survivors relative to age- and gender-matched cancer-free controls. J Cancer Surviv. 2015 Jun;9(2):201-7.
  • Salloum RG, Abbyad CW, Kohler RE, Kratka AK, Oh L, Wood KA. Assessing preferences for a university-based smoking cessation program in Lebanon: a discrete choice experiment. Nicotine Tob Res. 2015 May;17(5):580-5.
  • Thrasher JF, Abad-Vivero EN, Moodie C, O’Connor RJ, Hammond D, Cummings KM, Yong HH, Salloum RG, Czoli C, Reynales-Shigematsu LM. Cigarette brands with flavour capsules in the filter: trends in use and brand perceptions among smokers in the USA, Mexico and Australia, 2012-2014. Tob Control. 2015 Apr 27.
  • Maziak W, Taleb ZB, Bahelah R, Islam F, Jaber R, Auf R, Salloum RG. The global epidemiology of waterpipe smoking. Tob Control. 2015 Mar; 24
  • Salloum RG, Thrasher JF, Kates FR, Maziak W. Water pipe tobacco smoking in the United States: findings from the National Adult Tobacco Survey. Prev Med. 2015 Feb;71:88-93.
  • Ortiz KS, Duncan DT, Blosnich JR, Salloum RG, Battle J. Smoking among sexual minorities: are there racial differences? Nicotine Tob Res. 2015 Jan 14.
  • Eberth JM, Qiu R, Adams SA, Salloum RG, Bell N, Arrington AK, Linder SK, Munden RF. Lung cancer screening using low-dose CT: the current national landscape. Lung Cancer. 2014 Sep;85(3):379-84.
  • VanderWalde NA, Salloum RG, Liu TL, Hornbrook MC, O’Keeffe Rosetti MC, Ritzwoller DP, Fishman PA, Elston Lafata J, Khandani AH, Chera BS. Positron emission tomography and stage migration in head and neck cancer. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Jul;140(7):654-61.
  • Falchook AD, Salloum RG, Hendrix LH, Chen RC. Use of bone scan during initial prostate cancer workup, downstream procedures, and associated Medicare costs. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2014 Jun 1;89(2):243-8.\
  • Salloum RG, Kohler RE, Jensen GA, Sheridan SL, Carpenter WR, Biddle AK. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendations and cancer screening among female Medicare beneficiaries. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2014 Mar;23(3):211-7.
  • Salloum RG, Nakkash RT, Myers AE, Eberth JM, Wood KA. Surveillance of tobacco retail density in Beirut, Lebanon using electronic tablet technology. Tob Induc Dis. 2014 Feb 17;12(1):3.
  • Salloum RG, Nakkash RT, Myers AE, Wood KA, Ribisl KM. Point-of-sale tobacco advertising in Beirut, Lebanon following a national advertising ban. BMC Public Health. 2013 Jun 3;13:534.
  • Kuykendal AR, Hendrix LH, Salloum RG, Godley PA, Chen RC. Guideline-discordant androgen deprivation therapy in localized prostate cancer: patterns of use in the medicare population and cost implications. Ann Oncol. 2013 May;24(5):1338-43.
  • Hornbrook MC, Fishman PA, Ritzwoller DP, Elston-Lafata J, O’Keeffe-Rosetti MC, Salloum RG. When does an episode of care for cancer begin? Med Care. 2013 Apr;51(4):324-9.
  • Lipscomb J, Yabroff KR, Hornbrook MC, Gigli A, Francisci S, Krahn M, Gatta G, Trama A, Ritzwoller DP, Durand-Zaleski I, Salloum R, Chawla N, Angiolini C, Crocetti E, Giusti F, Guzzinati S, Mezzetti M, Miccinesi G, Mariotto A. Comparing cancer care, outcomes, and costs across health systems: charting the course. J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr. 2013;2013(46):124-30.
  • O’Keeffe-Rosetti MC, Hornbrook MC, Fishman PA, Ritzwoller DP, Keast EM, Staab J, Lafata JE, Salloum R. A standardized relative resource cost model for medical care: application to cancer control programs. J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr. 2013;2013(46):106-16.
  • Fishman PA, Hornbrook MC, Ritzwoller DP, O’Keeffe-Rosetti MC, Lafata JE, Salloum RG. The challenge of conducting comparative effectiveness research in cancer: the impact of a fragmented U.S. health-care system. J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr. 2013;2013(46):99-105.
  • Salloum RG, Jensen GA, Biddle AK. The “Welcome to Medicare” visit: a missed opportunity for cancer screening among women? J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2013 Jan;22(1):19-25.
  • Salloum RG, Hornbrook MC, Fishman PA, Ritzwoller DP, O’Keeffe Rossetti MC, Elston Lafata J. Adherence to surveillance care guidelines after breast and colorectal cancer treatment with curative intent. Cancer. 2012 Nov 15;118(22):5644-51.
  • Salloum RG, Smith TJ, Jensen GA, Lafata JE. Survival among non-small cell lung cancer patients with poor performance status after first line chemotherapy. Lung Cancer. 2012 Sep;77(3):545-9.
  • Salloum RG, Smith TJ, Jensen GA, Lafata JE. Factors associated with adherence to chemotherapy guidelines in patients with non-small cell lung cancer. Lung Cancer. 2012 Feb;75(2):255-60.
  • Salloum RG, Smith TJ, Jensen GA, Lafata JE. Using claims-based measures to predict performance status score in patients with lung cancer. Cancer. 2011 Mar 1;117(5):1038-48.