Table 11

 Pharmacology: 172 votes for 34 nominations. Top 10 received 58.7% of votes

Benowitz NL, Hall SM, Herning RI, Jacob P, Jones RT, Osman AL. Smokers of low-yield cigarettes do not consume less nicotine. N Engl J Med1983;:–42. 19306
Henningfield JE, Benowitz NL, Connolly GN, et al. Reducing tobacco addiction through tobacco product regulation. Tobacco Control 2004;13:132–5. 144
Bialous SA, Yach D. Whose standard is it, anyway? How the tobacco industry determines the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standards for tobacco and tobacco products. Tobacco Control 2001;10:96–104. 1220
Jarvis MJ, Boreham R, Primatesta P, Feyerabend C, Bryant A. Nicotine yield from machine-smoked cigarettes and nicotine intakes in smokers: evidence from a representative population survey. J Natl Cancer Inst2001;:–8. 1239
Kozlowski LT, Frecker RC, Khouw V, Pope MA. The misuse of ‘less-hazardous’ cigarettes and its detection: hole-blocking of ventilated filters. Am J Public Health1980;:–3. 1172
DiFranza JR, Savageau JA, Rigotti NA et al. Development of symptoms of tobacco dependence in youths: 30 month follow up data from the DANDY study. Tobacco Control 2002;11:228–35. 742
Benowitz NL, Jacob P, Kozlowski LT, Yu L. Influence of smoking fewer cigarettes on exposure to tar, nicotine, and carbon monoxide. N Engl J Med1986;:–3. 7105
Benowitz NL. Pharmacology of nicotine: addiction and therapeutics. Ann Rev Pharmacol Toxicol1996;:–613. 7169
Pontieri FE, Tanda G, Orzi F, Di Chiara G. Effects of nicotine on the nucleus accumbens and similarity to those of addictive drugs. Nature1996;:–7. 6349
Russell MA. Cigarette smoking: natural history of a dependence disorder. Br J Med Psychol1971;:–16. 6