Study Evaluating the Effect of Physician Education on Smoking Cessation Counselling

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. Identifier: NCT01432912
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 13, 2011
Last Update Posted : June 19, 2013
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Assuta Hospital Systems

Brief Summary:
The purpose of the study is to see if a short seminar educating physicians about smoking cessation counselling will effectively improve their smoking counselling cessation practices.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Smoking Behavioral: Physician Educational Seminar Not Applicable

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 98 participants
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Official Title: Pilot Study Evaluating the Influence of Physician Education Regarding the 5A's Smoking Cessation Counselling Strategy, as Evaluated by Patient Interpretation of the Strategy Principles
Study Start Date : September 2011
Actual Primary Completion Date : January 2012
Actual Study Completion Date : January 2012

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Arm Intervention/treatment
No Intervention: Patients Behavioral: Physician Educational Seminar
Participating Physicians will attend an hour long seminar on smoking cessation counselling.

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Patient assessment questionnaires [ Time Frame: Within a month after the seminar. ]

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Patients 18yrs and over that visit the participating physicians and agree to compete the study questionnaire

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT01432912

Maccabi Healthcare Services
Modiin, Israel
Sponsors and Collaborators
Assuta Hospital Systems

Responsible Party: Assuta Hospital Systems Identifier: NCT01432912     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: Maccabi-14/2011
First Posted: September 13, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: June 19, 2013
Last Verified: September 2011