Siti Munira Yasin

Summary

Affiliation: Unversity of Technology MARA
Location: Selangor, Malaysia
Summary:
Smoking Cessation; Smoking behaviour

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of smoking cessation among staff in public Universities in Klang Valley, Malaysia
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Technology MARA, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:811-6. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Support for a Campus Tobacco-Free Policy among Non- Smokers: Findings from a Developing Country
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Sungai Buloh, Malaysia e mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 17:275-80. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Does change in perception following counseling result in improved quitting outcome among Malaysian smokers?
    Siti Munira Yasin
    University of Technology MARA, Selangor, Malaysia University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Asia Pac J Public Health 27:NP143-53. 2015
  4. ncbi request reprint Testing the transtheoretical model in predicting smoking relapse among Malaysian adult smokers receiving assistance in quitting
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Sungai Buloh, Malaysia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:2317-23. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in responses towards anti-smoking messages and policy implementation among future doctors in Malaysia
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Technology MARA, Selangor, Malaysia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:303-8. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Can initial perceptions about quitting predict smoking cessation among Malaysian smokers?
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Technology MARA, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:501-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Timing and risk factors associated with relapse among smokers attempting to quit in Malaysia
    S M Yasin
    Faculty of Medicine, Population Health and Preventive Medicine, MARA University of Technology, Sungai Buloh, Selangor, Malaysia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:980-5. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Job stressors and smoking cessation among Malaysian male employees
    S M Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Technology MARA, Sungai Buloh, Selangor, Malaysia
    Occup Med (Lond) 62:174-81. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Smokers can quit regardless of motivation stage in a worksite smoking cessation programme in Malaysia
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Technology MARA, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:2193-8. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability and construct validity of the Bahasa Malaysia version of transtheoretical model (TTM) questionnaire for smoking cessation and relapse among Malaysian adult
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Technology MARA, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia e mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:1439-43. 2011

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Predictors of smoking cessation among staff in public Universities in Klang Valley, Malaysia
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Technology MARA, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:811-6. 2011
    ..We conclude that factors such as the number of counseling sessions, the amount of cigarettes smoked at baseline, adherence to NRT and pretreatment stress are important considerations for success in a worksite smoking cessation programme...
  2. ncbi request reprint Support for a Campus Tobacco-Free Policy among Non- Smokers: Findings from a Developing Country
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Sungai Buloh, Malaysia e mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 17:275-80. 2016
    ..This study explored the factors affecting support for a tobacco-free policy on two healthcare campuses in Malaysia, prior to the implementation of TFP...
  3. doi request reprint Does change in perception following counseling result in improved quitting outcome among Malaysian smokers?
    Siti Munira Yasin
    University of Technology MARA, Selangor, Malaysia University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Asia Pac J Public Health 27:NP143-53. 2015
    ..The authors examined the effects that change in perception about the advantages and disadvantages of smoking and quitting had on quitting outcome among smokers enrolled in a program for smoking cessation...
  4. ncbi request reprint Testing the transtheoretical model in predicting smoking relapse among Malaysian adult smokers receiving assistance in quitting
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Sungai Buloh, Malaysia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:2317-23. 2013
    ..In contrast, former smokers with greater self-liberation and determination to abstain were less likely to relapse. The findings suggest that TTM can be used to predict relapse among quitting smokers...
  5. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in responses towards anti-smoking messages and policy implementation among future doctors in Malaysia
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Technology MARA, Selangor, Malaysia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 14:303-8. 2013
    ..Medical students' views may provide some direction for future policy considerations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Can initial perceptions about quitting predict smoking cessation among Malaysian smokers?
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Technology MARA, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:501-9. 2012
    ..Counseling patients regarding the advantages and disadvantages of quitting may have changed their perceptions during quitting process and should be further explored in future studies...
  7. doi request reprint Timing and risk factors associated with relapse among smokers attempting to quit in Malaysia
    S M Yasin
    Faculty of Medicine, Population Health and Preventive Medicine, MARA University of Technology, Sungai Buloh, Selangor, Malaysia
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16:980-5. 2012
    ..Many smokers attempt to quit smoking, but very few succeed...
  8. doi request reprint Job stressors and smoking cessation among Malaysian male employees
    S M Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Technology MARA, Sungai Buloh, Selangor, Malaysia
    Occup Med (Lond) 62:174-81. 2012
    ..Job stressors may reduce the likelihood of quitting smoking...
  9. ncbi request reprint Smokers can quit regardless of motivation stage in a worksite smoking cessation programme in Malaysia
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University Technology MARA, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:2193-8. 2011
    ..There is an unclear relationship between smoker's early motivation and success rates. Here we aimed to explore the correlates of motivation and smoking abstinence and relapse in worksite smoking cessation programmes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Reliability and construct validity of the Bahasa Malaysia version of transtheoretical model (TTM) questionnaire for smoking cessation and relapse among Malaysian adult
    Siti Munira Yasin
    Population Health and Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Technology MARA, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia e mail
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:1439-43. 2011
    ..Overall results demonstrated that construct validity and reliability were acceptable for all items. In conclusion, the Bahasa Malaysia version of TTM questionnaire is a reliable and valid tool in ass...