Richard A. Miech's Select Publications

Richard A. Miech

Journal Articles

Patrick, Megan E., Richard A. Miech, Deborah Denise Kloska, Anna C. Wagner, and Lloyd Johnston. Forthcoming. "Trends in Marijuana Vaping and Edible Consumption From 2015 to 2018 Among Adolescents in the US." JAMA Pediatrics. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Katherine Keyes, Patrick M. O'Malley, and Lloyd Johnston. Forthcoming. "The great decline in adolescent cigarette smoking since 2000: consequences for drug use among US adolescents." Tobacco Control. DOI. Abstract.

Barrington-Trimis, Jessica L., Junhan Cho, Esthelle Ewusi-Boisvert, Deborah Hasin, Jennifer B. Unger, Richard A. Miech, and Adam M. Leventhal. 2020. "Risk of Persistence and Progression of Use of 5 Cannabis Products After Experimentation Among Adolescents." JAMA Network Open, 3(1): e1919792. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Megan E. Patrick, Patrick M. O'Malley, Lloyd Johnston, and Jerald Bachman. 2020. "Trends in Reported Marijuana Vaping Among US Adolescents, 2017-2019." JAMA, 323(5): 475-476. DOI. Abstract.

Leventhal, Adam M., Richard A. Miech, Jessica Barrington-Trimis, Lloyd Johnston, Patrick M. O'Malley, and Megan E. Patrick. 2019. "Flavors of e-Cigarettes Used by Youths in the United States." JAMA, 322(21): 2132-2134. DOI. Abstract.

Kelley-Quon, Lorraine I., Junhan Cho, David R. Strong, Richard A. Miech, Jessica L. Barrington-Trimis, Afton Kechter, and Adam M. Leventhal. 2019. "Association of Nonmedical Prescription Opioid Use With Subsequent Heroin Use Initiation in Adolescents." JAMA Pediatrics, 173(9): e191750. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Lloyd Johnston, Patrick M. O'Malley, Jerald Bachman, and Megan E. Patrick. 2019. "Adolescent Vaping and Nicotine Use in 2017-2018 - U.S. National Estimates." New England Journal of Medicine, 380(2): 192-193. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Lloyd Johnston, Patrick M. O'Malley, and Yvonne M. Terry-McElrath. 2019. "The national prevalence of adolescent nicotine use in 2017: Estimates taking into account student reports of substances vaped." Addictive Behaviors Reports, 9: 100159. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Yvonne M. Terry-McElrath, Patrick M. O'Malley, and Lloyd Johnston. 2019. "Increasing marijuana use for black adolescents in the United States: A test of competing explanations." Addictive Behaviors, 93: 59-64. DOI. Abstract.

Keyes, Katherine, Caroline Rutherford, and Richard A. Miech. 2019. "Historical trends in the grade of onset and sequence of cigarette, alcohol, and marijuana use among adolescents from 1976-2016: implications for ìGatewayî patterns in adolescence." Drug and alcohol dependence, 194: 51-58. DOI. Abstract.

Evans-Polce, Rebecca, Megan E. Patrick, Stephanie T. Lanza, Richard A. Miech, Patrick M. O'Malley, and Lloyd Johnston. 2018. "Reasons for Vaping among U.S. 12th Graders." Journal of Adolescent Health, 62(4): 457-462. DOI. Abstract.

Patrick, Megan E., Mick P. Couper, Virginia B. Laetz, John E. Schulenberg, Patrick M. O'Malley, Lloyd Johnston, and Richard A. Miech. 2018. "A Sequential Mixed Mode Experiment in the U.S. National Monitoring the Future Study." Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology, 6(1): 72-97. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Lloyd Johnston, and Patrick M. O'Malley. 2017. "Prevalence and Attitudes Regarding Marijuana Use Among Adolescents Over the Past Decade." Pediatrics, 140(6): e20170982. DOI. Abstract.

Patrick, Megan E., Yvonne M. Terry-McElrath, Richard A. Miech, Patrick M. O'Malley, John E. Schulenberg, and Lloyd Johnston. 2017. "Current High-Intensity Drinking Among Eighth and Tenth Grade Students in the U.S." American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 53(6): 904-908. DOI. Abstract.

Terry-McElrath, Yvonne M., Patrick M. O'Malley, Megan E. Patrick, and Richard A. Miech. 2017. "Risk is still relevant: Time-varying associations between perceived risk and marijuana use among US 12th grade students from 1991 to 2016." Addictive Behaviors, 74: 13-19. DOI. Abstract.

Soneji, S., Richard A. Miech, J.L. Barrington-Trimis, T.A. Wills, A.M. Leventhal, J.B. Unger, L.A. Gibson, J. Yang, et al. 2017. "Association between initial use of e-cigarettes and subsequent cigarette smoking among adolescents and young adults: A systematic review and meta-analysis." JAMA Pediatrics, 171(8): 788-797. DOI. Abstract.

Patrick, Megan E., Yvonne M. Terry-McElrath, Richard A. Miech, John E. Schulenberg, Patrick M. O'Malley, and Lloyd Johnston. 2017. "Age-Specific Prevalence of Binge and High-Intensity Drinking Among U.S. Young Adults: Changes from 2005 to 2015." Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research, 41(7): 1319-1328. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Megan E. Patrick, Patrick M. O'Malley, and Lloyd Johnston. 2017. "E-cigarette use as a predictor of cigarette smoking: results from a 1-year follow-up of a national sample of 12th grade students." Tobacco Control, 26: e106-e111. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Megan E. Patrick, Patrick M. O'Malley, and Lloyd Johnston. 2017. "The Influence of College Attendance on Risk for Marijuana Initiation in the United States: 1977 to 2015." American Journal of Public Health, 107(6): 996-1002. DOI. Abstract.

London, Andrew S., Pamela Herd, Richard A. Miech, and Janet M. Wilmoth. 2017. "The Influence of Men's Military Service on Smoking Across the Life Course." Journal of Drug Issues, 47(4): 562-586. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Megan E. Patrick, Patrick M. O'Malley, and Lloyd Johnston. 2017. "What are kids vaping? Results from a national survey of US adolescents." Tobacco Control, 26(4): 386-391. DOI. Abstract.

Patrick, Megan E., Patrick M. O'Malley, D.D. Kloska, John E. Schulenberg, Lloyd Johnston, Richard A. Miech, and Jerald Bachman. 2016. "Novel psychoactive substance use by US adolescents: Characteristics associated with use of synthetic cannabinoids and synthetic cathinones." Drug and Alcohol Review, 35(5): 586-90. PMCID: PMC4927404. DOI. Abstract.

Bauldry, S., M.J. Shanahan, R. Macmillan, Richard A. Miech, J.D. Boardman, D.O. Dean, and V. Cole. 2016. "Parental and adolescent health behaviors and pathways to adulthood." Social Science Research, 58: 227-42. PMCID: PMC4873711. DOI. Abstract.

Patrick, Megan E., Richard A. Miech, C. Carlier, Patrick M. O'Malley, Lloyd Johnston, and John E. Schulenberg. 2016. "Self-reported reasons for vaping among 8th, 10th, and 12th graders in the US: Nationally-representative results." Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 165: 275-8. PMCID: PMC4939118. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Patrick M. O'Malley, Lloyd Johnston, and Megan E. Patrick. 2016. "E-Cigarettes and the Drug Use Patterns of Adolescents." Nicotine and Tobacco Research, 18(5): 654-659. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., M.J. Shanahan, J. Boardman, and S. Bauldry. 2015. "The Sequencing of a College Degree during the Transition to Adulthood: Implications for Obesity." Journal of Health and Social Behavior, 56(2): 281-95. PMCID: PMC5007865. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Lloyd Johnston, Patrick M. O'Malley, Katherine M. Keyes, and Kennon Heard. 2015. "Prescription Opioids in Adolescence and Future Opioid Misuse." Pediatrics, 136(5): e1-e9. DOI. Abstract.

Keyes, Katherine M., Justin Jager, Ava Hamilton, Patrick M. O'Malley, Richard A. Miech, and John E. Schulenberg. 2015. "National multi-cohort time trends in adolescent risk preference and the relation with substance use and problem behavior from 1976 to 2011." Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 155: 267-274. PMCID: PMC4581913. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Lloyd Johnston, Patrick M. O'Malley, Jerald Bachman, John E. Schulenberg, and M. Patrick. 2015. "Trends in use of marijuana and attitudes toward marijuana among youth before and after decriminalization: The case of California 2007-2013." International Journal of Drug Policy, 26(4): 336-44. PMCID: PMC4469374. DOI. Abstract.

Keyes, Katherine, and Richard A. Miech. 2013. "Commentary on Dawson et?al. (2013): Drink to your health? Maybe not." Addiction, 108(4): 723-724. DOI.

Keyes, K.M., and Richard A. Miech. 2013. "Age, period, and cohort effects in heavy episodic drinking in the US from 1985 to 2009." Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 132(1-2): 140-8. PMCID: Pmc4827021. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., A.S. London, S. Koester, and J.M. Wilmoth. 2013. "The effects of the military's antidrug policies over the life course: the case of past-year hallucinogen use." Substance Use and Misuse, 48(10): 837-53. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., A. Bohnert, K. Heard, and J. Boardman. 2013. "Increasing use of nonmedical analgesics among younger cohorts in the United States: a birth cohort effect." Journal of Adolescent Health, 52(1): 35-41. DOI. Abstract.

Rogers, R.G., P.M. Krueger, Richard A. Miech, E.M. Lawrence, and R. Kemp. 2013. "Nondrinker Mortality Risk In The United States." Population Research and Policy Review, 32(3): 325-352. PMCID: PMC4100719. DOI. Abstract.

Boardman, J.D., K.B. Alexander, Richard A. Miech, R. Macmillan, and M.J. Shanahan. 2012. "The association between parent's health and the educational attainment of their children." Social Science and Medicine, 75(5): 932-9. PMCID: Pmc3405899. DOI. Abstract.

Bauldry, S., M.J. Shanahan, J.D. Boardman, Richard A. Miech, and R. Macmillan. 2012. "A life course model of self-rated health through adolescence and young adulthood." Social Science and Medicine, 75(7): 1311-20. PMCID: PMC4297471. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., and S. Koester. 2012. "Trends in U.S., past-year marijuana use from 1985 to 2009: an age-period-cohort analysis." Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 124(3): 259-67. PMCID: PMC4109063. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Fred Pampel, Jinyoung Kim, and Richard G. Rogers. 2011. "The Enduring Association between Education and Mortality: The Role of Widening and Narrowing Disparities." American Sociological Review, 76(56): 913-934. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Steve Koester, and Brook Dorsey-Holliman. 2011. "Increasing US mortality due to accidental poisoning: the role of the baby boom cohort." Addiction, 106(4): 806-815. DOI. Abstract.

Bohnert, A.S., and Richard A. Miech. 2010. "Changes in the association of drug use with depressive disorders in recent decades: the case of cocaine." Substance use & misuse, 45(10): 1452-1462. DOI. Abstract.

Walrath, Christine, LucasGodoy Garraza, Robert Stephens, Melissa Azur, Richard A. Miech, and Philip Leaf. 2009. "Trends in Characteristics of Children Served by the Children's Mental Health Initiative: 1994-2007." Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 36(6): 361-373. DOI.

Sutin, Angelina R., Paul T. Costa, Richard A. Miech, and William W. Eaton. 2009. "Personality and career success: Concurrent and longitudinal relations." European Journal of Personality, 23(2): 71-84. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Jiyoon Kim, and C. McConnell. 2009. "A growing disparity in diabetes-related mortality U.S. trends, 1989-2005." American journal of preventive medicine, 36(2): 126-132. DOI. Abstract.

Kim, Jiyoon, and Richard A. Miech. 2009. "The Black-White difference in age trajectories of functional health over the life course." Social Science and Medicine, 36(2): 126-132. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Melissa Azur, Tracy Dusablon, Keri Jowers, Amy Goldstein, Elizabeth Stuart, Christine Walrath, and Philip Leaf. 2008. "The Potential to Reduce Mental Health Disparities Through the Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children and Their Families Program." The Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research, 35(3): 253-264. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A. 2008. "The formation of a socioeconomic health disparity: the case of cocaine use during the 1980s and 1990s." Journal of health & social behavior, 49(3): 352-366. Abstract.

Link, B.G., J.C. Phelan, Richard A. Miech, and E.L. Westin. 2008. "The resources that matter: fundamental social causes of health disparities and the challenge of intelligence." Journal of health & social behavior, 49(1): 72-91. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Chris Power, and William W. Eaton. 2007. "Disparities in Psychological Distress Across Education and Sex: A Longitudinal Analysis of Their Persistence Within A Cohort Over 19 Years." Annals of Epidemiology, 17(4): 289-295. DOI. Abstract.

Lin, F.R., K. Ceh, D. Bervinchak, Ann P. Riley, Richard A. Miech, and J.K. Niparko. 2007. "Development of a communicative performance scale for pediatric cochlear implantation." Ear and hearing, 28(5): 703-712. DOI. Abstract.

Bevans, K., C. Bradshaw, Richard A. Miech, and P. Leaf. 2007. "Staff- and school-level predictors of school organizational health: a multilevel analysis." The Journal of school health, 77(6): 294-302. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., S.K. Kumanyika, N. Stettler, B.G. Link, J.C. Phelan, and V.W. Chang. 2006. "Trends in the association of poverty with overweight among us adolescents, 1971-2004." JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association, 295(20): 2385-2393. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., W.W. Eaton, and K. Brennan. 2005. "Mental health disparities across education and sex: a prospective analysis examining how they persist over the life course." The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 60(2): 93-98. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., Howard Chilcoat, and Valerie S. Harder. 2005. "The increase in the association of education and cocaine use over the 1980s and 1990s: Evidence for a 'historical period' effect." Drug and alcohol dependence, 79(3): 311-320. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., and Howard Chilcoat. 2005. "Maternal education and adolescent drug use: a longitudinal analysis of causation and selection over a generation." Social Science and Medicine, 60(4): 725-735. DOI.

Muntaner, Carles, William W. Eaton, Richard A. Miech, and Patricia O'Campo. 2004. "Socioeconomic Position and Major Mental Disorders." Epidemiologic reviews, 26(1): 53-62. DOI. Abstract.

Walrath, Christine, Christine Walrath, Richard A. Miech, E.W. Holden, Brigitte Manteuffel, Rolando Santiago, and Philip Leaf. 2003. "Child functioning in rural and nonrural areas: How does it compare when using the service program site as the level of analysis?" The Journal of Behavioral Health Services & Research, 30(4): 452-461. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., William Eaton, and Kung-Yee Liang. 2003. "Occupational Stratification Over the Life Course: A Comparison of Occupational Trajectories Across Race and Gender During the 1980s and 1990s." Work and Occupations, 30(4): 440-473. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., J. C. S. Breitner, P.P. Zandi, A.S. Khachaturian, J.C. Anthony, and L. Mayer. 2002. "Incidence of AD may decline in the early 90s for men, later for women: The Cache County study." Neurology, 58(2): 209-218. DOI. Abstract.

Walrath, Christine, Susan dosReis, Richard A. Miech, Qinghong Liao, E.W. Holden, Gary De Carolis, Rolando Santiago, and Philip Leaf. 2001. "Referral Source Differences in Functional Impairment Levels for Children Served in the Comprehensive Community Mental Health Services for Children and Their Families Program." Journal of Child and Family Studies, 10(3): 385-397. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., and Robert M. Hauser. 2001. "Socioeconomic Status and Health at Midlife: A Comparison of Educational Attainment with Occupation-Based Indicators." Annals of Epidemiology, 11(2): 75-84. DOI. Abstract.

Essex, Marilyn, Marjorie Klein, Richard A. Miech, and Nancy Smider. 2001. "Timing of initial exposure to maternal major depression and children's mental health symptoms in kindergarten." British Journal of Psychiatry, 179: 151-156. DOI. Abstract.

Miech, Richard A., and Michael J. Shanahan. 2000. "Socioeconomic Status and Depression over the Life Course." Journal of health & social behavior, 41(2): 162-176. Abstract.

Chapters

Miech, Richard A., Stephen Koester, and BrookeDorsey Holliman. 2013. "Towards an Explanation of the Recent Increase in Drug-Related Mortality." In Crime, HIV and Health: Intersections of Criminal Justice and Public Health Concerns edited by Sanders, Bill, Thomas, Yonette F., Griffin Deeds, Bethany. Drodrecht: Springer Netherlands. DOI. Abstract.

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