Scott H. Kollins

Publications [#274085] of Scott H. Kollins

Journal Articles

  1. Kollins, SH; McClernon, FJ; Van Voorhees, EE, Monetary incentives promote smoking abstinence in adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)., Exp Clin Psychopharmacol, vol. 18 no. 3 (June, 2010), pp. 221-228, ISSN 1936-2293 [20545386], [doi]
    (last updated on 2019/12/11)

    Individuals with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) smoke at rates significantly higher than the general population and have more difficulty quitting than nondiagnosed individuals. Currently, there are no evidence-based approaches for reducing smoking specifically in individuals with ADHD. Adult regular smokers with or without ADHD participated in a study of extended smoking withdrawal where monetary incentives were used to promote abstinence. Participants were paid according to an escalating schedule for maintaining abstinence measured as self-report of no smoking and an expired air carbon monoxide (CO) level of Keywords:
    Adolescent • Adult • Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity • Behavior Therapy • Carbon Monoxide • Case-Control Studies • Female • Follow-Up Studies • Humans • Male • Middle Aged • Motivation* • Psychiatric Status Rating Scales • Reinforcement (Psychology) • Smoking • Smoking Cessation • Statistics, Nonparametric • Treatment Outcome • Young Adult • epidemiology • metabolism • methods* • psychology • psychology* • therapy*