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smoking abstinence for Behavior (Effort Trial)

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Led By Merideth Addicott, PhD
Research Sponsored by University of Arkansas
Eligibility Criteria Checklist
Specific guidelines that determine who can or cannot participate in a clinical trial
Must have
Be between 18 and 65 years old
Screening 3 weeks
Treatment Varies
Follow Up through study completion, an average of 1 year
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Effort Trial Summary

This trial will test smokers after they've smoked and after they've abstained from smoking overnight. They'll use behavior and neuroimaging measures.

Effort Trial Timeline

Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~through study completion, an average of 1 year
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and through study completion, an average of 1 year for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Distress tolerance behavior
Effort based decision making

Effort Trial Design

1Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Group I: All SubjectsExperimental Treatment2 Interventions
for the abstinence intervention, 12+ hours after smoking will be assessed before assessments following smoking as normal For the satiated intervention, smoking as normal will be assessed first before assessments following 12+ hours of abstinence from smoking

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Who is running the clinical trial?

University of ArkansasLead Sponsor
486 Previous Clinical Trials
150,168 Total Patients Enrolled
Wake Forest University Health SciencesLead Sponsor
1,238 Previous Clinical Trials
1,004,098 Total Patients Enrolled
Merideth Addicott, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorWake Forest University Health Sciences
2 Previous Clinical Trials
46 Total Patients Enrolled

Frequently Asked Questions

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Would I meet the criteria to join this investigation?

"For this experiment, 30 adults aged 18 to 55 must be recruited. To qualify for selection, participants should smoke cigarettes or e-cigarettes and have a negative drug test result."

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Is this investigation looking to acquire more participants?

"Clinicaltrials.gov reveals that this biomedical investigation is still looking for volunteers and was initially listed on September 1st, 2022. It has since been updated as recently as the 13th of September in the same year."

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Does this research encompass participants of advanced age?

"This clinical trial is designed for adults aged 18 to 55. Alternatively, there are 6 paediatric trials and 13 additional studies targeting those above the age of 65."

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How many individuals can safely participate in this experiment?

"Affirmative. According to records on the clinicaltrials.gov website, this investigation opened its doors for recruitment on September 1st 2022 and was last refreshed in mid-September 2021. The research is currently looking to admit 30 patients from 2 distinct sites."

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~2 spots leftby Apr 2025