Motivational Program for Smokers Enrolled in a Methadone Maintenance Program

This study has been completed.
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Butler Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00278226
First received: January 16, 2006
Last updated: March 23, 2010
Last verified: March 2010

January 16, 2006
March 23, 2010
June 2001
October 2004   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Nicotine Abstinence [ Time Frame: 6-months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
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Motivational Program for Smokers Enrolled in a Methadone Maintenance Program
Smoking Cessation Among Methadone Maintained Patients

RATIONALE: Stop-smoking programs may help patients stop smoking and prevent cancer from forming.

PURPOSE: This clinical trial is studying how well a motivational program works in helping smokers enrolled in a methadone maintenance program quit smoking.

OBJECTIVES:

  • Determine the efficacy of a brief motivational intervention on smoking cessation in smokers enrolled in a methadone maintenance program.

OUTLINE: Patients are assigned to 1 of 2 groups.

  • Group 1: Patients undergo assessment at baseline and at 1, 3, and 6 months.
  • Group 2: Patients receive a brief motivational intervention at the time of their baseline assessment and undergo assessment as in group 1.

All patients will be offered a 2- to 3-month supply of nicotine patches.

PROJECTED ACCRUAL: A total of 400 patients will be accrued for this study.

Interventional
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Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Prevention
Unspecified Adult Solid Tumor, Protocol Specific
  • Behavioral: smoking cessation intervention
  • Other: educational intervention
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Completed
398
October 2004
October 2004   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

DISEASE CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Must be currently enrolled in a methadone maintenance program
  • Smokes at least 10 cigarettes a day

PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Not pregnant
  • No concurrent medical condition that precludes the use of nicotine patches

PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY:

  • No concurrent use of other nicotine replacement therapy
Both
18 Years to 75 Years
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
United States
 
NCT00278226
CDR0000452798, R01CA084392, RIH-0076-98
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Michael Stein, MD, Butler Hospital
Butler Hospital
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Study Chair: Michael Stein, MD Rhode Island Hospital
Butler Hospital
March 2010

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