Motivational Program for Smokers Enrolled in a Methadone Maintenance Program
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00278226|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : January 18, 2006
Last Update Posted : March 24, 2010
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.
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Unspecified Adult Solid Tumor, Protocol Specific||Behavioral: smoking cessation intervention Other: educational intervention||Not Applicable|
- 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.
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||398 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Smoking Cessation Among Methadone Maintained Patients|
|Study Start Date :||June 2001|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||October 2004|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||October 2004|
- Nicotine Abstinence [ Time Frame: 6-months ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00278226
|United States, Rhode Island|
|Rhode Island Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Center|
|Providence, Rhode Island, United States, 02903|
|Study Chair:||Michael Stein, MD||Rhode Island Hospital|