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Behavioural Intervention

Control for Smoking Cessation

Waitlist Available
Research Sponsored by Jennifer Marler, MD
Eligibility Criteria Checklist
Specific guidelines that determine who can or cannot participate in a clinical trial
Must have
Current daily cigarette smokers (at least 5 cigarettes per day) for the past 12 months
Plans to quit smoking in the next 30 days
Screening 3 weeks
Treatment Varies
Follow Up 4 weeks, 12 weeks, and 26 weeks
Awards & highlights

Study Summary

This trial will compare the Pivot smoking cessation program to a commercial app smoking cessation program plus optional nicotine replacement therapy to see if the Pivot program is more effective.

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

You may be eligible if you check “Yes” for the criteria below
You have been smoking at least 5 cigarettes every day for the past year.
You have a plan to stop smoking within the next month.


Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~4 weeks, 12 weeks, and 26 weeks
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and 4 weeks, 12 weeks, and 26 weeks for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Average Total App Openings at 12 Weeks
Secondary outcome measures
Additional User Feedback
Adverse Events
Biochemically Confirmed Abstinence
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Trial Design

2Treatment groups
Active Control
Group I: ControlActive Control1 Intervention
A commercially available mobile phone app and program
Group II: PivotActive Control1 Intervention
Pivot mobile phone app and program

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Who is running the clinical trial?

Jennifer Marler, MDLead Sponsor
4 Previous Clinical Trials
638 Total Patients Enrolled

Media Library

Pivot (Behavioural Intervention) Clinical Trial Eligibility Overview. Trial Name: NCT04955639 — N/A
Smoking Cessation Research Study Groups: Control, Pivot
Smoking Cessation Clinical Trial 2023: Pivot Highlights & Side Effects. Trial Name: NCT04955639 — N/A
Pivot (Behavioural Intervention) 2023 Treatment Timeline for Medical Study. Trial Name: NCT04955639 — N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

How many participants are currently enrolled in this experiment?

"Affirmative. The trial is open to new participants according to the information found on clinicaltrials.gov, which was last updated on June 29th 2021 since it's initial posting of June 3rd 2021. 180 individuals are needed from one medical centre for this experiment."

Answered by AI

Are there available slots in this research trial for participants?

"According to clinicaltrials.gov, enrollment for this medical trial is ongoing; the original post date was June 3rd 2021 with a recent update on June 29th of that same year."

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Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
How old are they?
18 - 65
What site did they apply to?
Carrot Inc.
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria
Did not meet criteria

How responsive is this trial?

Typically responds via
~49 spots leftby Apr 2025