Smoking Cessation in a Dentistry Setting
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00670514|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 1, 2008
Last Update Posted : May 1, 2008
Aim: to assess relative effectiveness of a high and a low intensity intervention for smoking cessation support in a dental clinic setting.
Method: 300 smokers were randomly assigned to support with either low (LTI) or high treatment intensity (HTI).
Main outcome measures were self-reported point-prevalence and continuous abstinence (≥183 days).
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Smoking||Behavioral: Nix Individual Behavioral: Fimpa dig fri|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Estimated Enrollment :||300 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Official Title:||A Comparing Study of the Smoking Cessation Program NIX Individual and the Self-Help Program Fimpa Dig Fri|
|Study Start Date :||April 2003|
Active Comparator: 1 Nix Individual
High Treatment Intensity
Behavioral: Nix Individual
Eight 40-minutes sessions at the local dental clinic during 4 months. Written material and counseling by a dental hygienist with special training in smoking cessation, according to a fixed program. A traditional smoking cessation program with a mixture of behavior therapy, coaching and pharmacological advises. Two questionnaires.
Placebo Comparator: 2 Fimpa dig fri
Low Treatment Intensity
Behavioral: Fimpa dig fri
One 30-minute counseling session at the local dental clinic, focusing on explaining the content of a traditional self-help program ("Fimpa dig fri"). The leaflet contains an 8-week program with instructions and tasks to perform. Two questionnaires.
- Point prevalence abstinence
- Continuous abstinence
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00670514
|Centre for clinical research, Central Hospital|
|Västerås, Sweden, 721 89|