Positively Me for Smoking, Cigarette

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Smoking, Cigarette
Positively Me - Behavioral
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial is testing whether a smoking cessation program delivered over videoconferencing is more effective than a control program for people with certain chronic conditions.

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

3 Primary · 8 Secondary · Reporting Duration: study day 360

Study day 360
Biochemically confirmed sustained abstinence (BC.SA) day 360
day 180
Biochemically confirmed sustained abstinence (BC.SA) day 180
study day 180
Biochemically confirmed 30-day point prevalence abstinence (BC30ppa) day 180
Biochemically confirmed 7-day point prevalence abstinence (BC7ppa) day 180
study day 360
Biochemically confirmed 30-day point prevalence abstinence (BC30ppa) day 360
Biochemically confirmed 7-day point prevalence abstinence (BC7ppa) day 360
study day 42
Biochemically confirmed 7-day point prevalence abstinence (BC7ppa) day 42
Self-Efficacy for Abstinence day 42 as measured by The Smoking: Self-Efficacy / Temptation Short Form (Velicor et al, 1990)
study day 90
Biochemically confirmed 30-day point prevalence abstinence (BC30ppa) days 90
Biochemically confirmed 7-day point prevalence abstinence (BC7ppa) day 90
Self-Efficacy for Abstinence day 90 as measured by The Smoking: Self-Efficacy / Temptation Short Form (Velicor et al, 1990), mean overall score

Trial Safety

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Positively Me
1 of 2
Positively Living
1 of 2

Experimental Treatment

Non-Treatment Group

482 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Positively Me · Has Placebo Group · N/A

Positively Me
Behavioral
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Positively Me · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Positively Living
Behavioral
ShamComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Positively Living · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: study day 360

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of South FloridaLead Sponsor
368 Previous Clinical Trials
100,472 Total Patients Enrolled
National Cancer Institute (NCI)NIH
13,005 Previous Clinical Trials
41,301,445 Total Patients Enrolled
19 Trials studying Smoking, Cigarette
12,216 Patients Enrolled for Smoking, Cigarette
Stephanie L Marhefka, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of South Florida College of Nursing

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 7 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You smoke cigarettes.
You have a positive cotinine test.
You are motivated to quit smoking.

About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 24th, 2021

Last Reviewed: November 16th, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.