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Pérez A, Thrasher J, Cabrera N et al. Exposure to tobacco in video games and smoking among gamers in Argentina. Tobacco Control. Online First. 15 July 2018.
Mejia R, Mejia R, Morello P, Pérez A, Peña L, Braun SN, Santillan EA, Gutierrez IB, Hernández RP, Viveros ENA, Kollath-Cattano C, Thrasher JF, Sargent J. Movies promote tobacco use amongst adolescents: The need for policies to prevent this phenomenon. Revista de la Asociación Médica Argentina. 2018;131(1):24-31. 1 March 2018.


Barrientos-Gutiérrez I, Mejía R, Pérez-Hernández R, Kollath-Cattano C, Peña L, Morello P, Arillo-Santillán E, Braun S, Sargent JD, Thrasher JF. Time trends for tobacco and alcohol use in youth-rated films popular in Mexico and Argentina, from 2004-2012. Salud Pública de México. 2017 Jan-Feb;59(1):76-83. 1 February 2017.
Mejia R, Pérez A, Peña L, Kollath-Cattano C, Morello P, Braun S, Hardin JW, Thrasher JF, Sargent JD. Smoking in movies and adolescent smoking initiation: A longitudinal study among Argentinian adolescents. The Journal of Pediatrics. 2017 Jan;180:222-228. 15 January 2017.


Kollath-Cattano C, Abad-Vivero EN, Mejia R, Perez-Hernandez R, Sargent JD, Thrasher JF. Portrayals of character smoking and drinking in Argentine-, Mexican- and US-produced films. Preventive Medicine. 2016 Sep;90:143-7. 15 September 2016.
Mejia R, Pérez A, Peña L, Morello P, Kollath-Cattano C, Braun S, Thrasher JF, Sargent JD. Parental restriction of mature-rated media and its association with substance use among Argentinean adolescents. Academic Pediatrics. 2016 Apr;16(3):282-9. 15 April 2016.
Salgado MV, Pérez A, Abad-Vivero EN, Thrasher JF, Sargent JD, Mejía R. Exposure of secondary school adolescents from Argentina and Mexico to smoking scenes in movies: A population-based estimation. Revista Argentina de Cardiología. 2016 Apr;84(2):152-158. 15 April 2016.