Smoking Cessation in a Dentistry Setting
|The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details.|
|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||Phase|
|Smoking||Behavioral: Nix Individual Behavioral: Fimpa dig fri||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|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
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00670514
|Centre for clinical research, Central Hospital|
|Västerås, Sweden, 721 89|