Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Smoking Cessation in the Primary Care Setting (ACT)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Food and Health Bureau, Hong Kong
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dr. Yim Wah Mak, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01652508
First received: July 26, 2012
Last updated: June 9, 2015
Last verified: June 2015

July 26, 2012
June 9, 2015
July 2012
April 2015   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
7-day point prevalence by self report [ Time Frame: at 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
Complete list of historical versions of study NCT01652508 on ClinicalTrials.gov Archive Site
validated self-report not smoking measured [ Time Frame: at 6 months after the baseline ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Obtaining CO measurement and testing urinary cotinine for those participants who report quitting smoking
Same as current
Feasibility outcomes [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Feasibility outcomes will be assessed in terms of participant recruitment, programme attendance and retention, their acceptance of physical cravings, emotions and thoughts related to smoking
Same as current
 
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Smoking Cessation in the Primary Care Setting
Individual, Telephone-delivered Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Smoking Cessation in the Primary Healthcare Setting: Feasibility and Potential Efficacy
The purpose of this study is to evaluate the feasibility and potential efficacy of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) in enhancing smoking cessation among attendees in primary healthcare settings.
The program is preventive and corrective, and carries brief messages by approaching and influencing services attendees who may not be able to reach in traditional reactive approach method of service users. Those traditional approaches are, for example, quitline and smoking cessation clinic. It can therefore benefit a larger population at low cost.
Interventional
Not Provided
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Smoking Cessation
Behavioral: ACT
Participants in the intervention group will be provided three sessions of ACT for smoking cessation. Initial ACT session will be given at the centre which will take about 15-20 minutes. The two subsequent sessions will be provided by telephone.
Other Name: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • Placebo Comparator: Self-help materials
    Participants will be given printed self-help materials on smoke quitting developed by the Department of Health, Hong Kong.
  • Experimental: Self-help materials & ACT
    In addition to the set of printed self-help materials on smoke quitting as the participants of control group will be provided. Participants in the intervention group will be provided three sessions of ACT for smoking cessation. Initial ACT session will be given at the centre which will take about 15-20 minutes. The two subsequent sessions will be provided by telephone.
    Intervention: Behavioral: ACT
Mak YW, Loke AY. The acceptance and commitment therapy for smoking cessation in the primary health care setting: a study protocol. BMC Public Health. 2015 Feb 7;15:105. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1485-z.

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Completed
156
June 2015
April 2015   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • aged 18 years and older
  • currently smoking at least one cigarette per day in the past 30 days
  • Hong Kong residents
  • able to communicate in Cantonese
  • currently residing in Hong Kong and expecting to continue to do so for the next 6 months
  • have access to a telephone

Exclusion Criteria:

  • currently undergoing another smoking cessation or similar program
Both
18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
No
Contact information is only displayed when the study is recruiting subjects
Hong Kong
 
NCT01652508
HHSRF9101421
Yes
Not Provided
Not Provided
Dr. Yim Wah Mak, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Food and Health Bureau, Hong Kong
Principal Investigator: YW Mak, PhD School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Principal Investigator: AY Loke, PhD School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
June 2015

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