Connect to Quit for Smoking (CTQ)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01299896|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 18, 2011
Results First Posted : February 24, 2016
Last Update Posted : March 22, 2016
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Smoking Smoking Cessation||Other: Coordinated Care Other: Usual Care||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||633 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Official Title:||Connect to Quit: Coordinated Care for Smoking Cessation Among Low Income Veterans|
|Study Start Date :||March 2011|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||February 2015|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||February 2015|
Active Comparator: Usual Care
Participants will continue to receive all the care currently offered in the VAPHS, including medications for smoking cessation and use of the in-person or telephone counseling options for quit smoking classes. For veterans with a co-pay, incurred fees with be reimbursed.
Other: Usual Care
Standard therapy to help participants with smoking cessation.
Active Comparator: Coordinated Care
A CTQ Coordinator will coordinate the delivery of smoking related care.
Other: Coordinated Care
CTQ coordinators will contact the participants for various information sessions about the participant's smoking. These participants will also receive our Connecting to Quit newsletter quarterly.
- Effectiveness of CTQ vs UC [ Time Frame: Two (2) year period ]We will measure abstinence of CTQ smokers vs those in Usual Care (UC). We will biochemically-validate (defined as salivary cotinine <10ng/ml) self reported abstinence (30 day point-prevalence) at the end of 2 years.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01299896
|United States, Pennsylvania|
|VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System|
|Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 15206|
|Principal Investigator:||Hilary A. Tindle, MD, MPH||Vanderbilt University|