The Effect of Smoking on Perception

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified April 2007 by American University.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
American University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00456534
First received: April 3, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: April 2007
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

The purpose of the experiment is to examine the effect of smoking on how individuals recognize and interpret sensory information.


Condition
Nicotine Dependence

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

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Further study details as provided by American University:

Estimated Enrollment: 130
Study Start Date: November 2006
Estimated Study Completion Date: June 2007
Detailed Description:

Participation requires one 90-minute visit on the American University campus that involves completing questionnaires and computer tasks, watching a film, and smoking a cigarette. Participants earn 30 dollars.

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 60 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Between ages 18 and 60
  • Regular, daily smoker
  • Smoke for at least 1 year

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Color Blind
  • Smoking Related Health Problems (Chronic Bronchitis, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Emphysema)
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00456534

Contacts
Contact: Lisa Fucito, M.A. 202-885-1792 bphp@american.edu

Locations
United States, District of Columbia
American University, Dept. of Psychology Recruiting
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20016
Contact: Lisa Fucito, M.A.    202-885-1792    bphp@american.edu   
Principal Investigator: Lisa Fucito, M.A.         
Sponsors and Collaborators
American University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Lisa Fucito, M.A. American University
  More Information

No publications provided

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00456534     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Study 014
Study First Received: April 3, 2007
Last Updated: April 3, 2007
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by American University:
Smoking

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Tobacco Use Disorder
Substance-Related Disorders
Chemically-Induced Disorders
Mental Disorders

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on August 28, 2014