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Smoking Treatment of Prisoners (STOP)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00110630
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : May 11, 2005
Last Update Posted : January 12, 2017
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May 11, 2005
May 11, 2005
January 12, 2017
June 2005
September 2007   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
smoking cessation
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Smoking Treatment of Prisoners
Smoking Treatment of Prisoners: Project "STOP"
The purpose of this study is to determine the efficacy of a 10-week smoking cessation therapy combined with NicoDerm CQ for smoking cessation among female prisoners.
This is a randomized controlled trial utilizing a wait-list control group to examine 10-week group therapy and nicotine replacement compared to wait-list for smoking cessation among female prisoners.
Phase 3
Allocation: Randomized
Masking: None (Open Label)
Primary Purpose: Treatment
  • Tobacco Use Cessation
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
Behavioral: 10-week smoking cessation group therapy combined with NicoDerm CQ
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September 2007
September 2007   (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • 1) current smoker and (2) seeking group treatment to quit smoking.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • (1) non-english speaking, (2) housed in segregation, (3) presence of active, severe mental illness as defined by active psychosis, manic episode, or imminently suicidal/homicidal, (4) mental retardation such that they cannot provide informed consent, and (5) due to be released or transferred to another facility within the next year.
Sexes Eligible for Study: Female
18 Years to 100 Years   (Adult, Senior)
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United States
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Karen Cropsey, Univeristy of Alabama at Birmingham
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Principal Investigator: Karen Cropsey, Ph.D. Virginia Commonwealth University
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
September 2008

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