Treatment for Smoking, Cessation

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX
Smoking, Cessation
All Sexes
Eligible conditions

Study Summary

This study is evaluating whether a text-based smoking cessation program can be tailored to sexual minority individuals.

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Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

This trial is evaluating whether Treatment will improve 1 primary outcome and 1 secondary outcome in patients with Smoking, Cessation. Measurement will happen over the course of 1 month after enrollment.

1 month after enrollment
Engagement as assessed by the Number of text messages sent and received by study participants after enrollment.
Month 1
Perceived usability as assessed by the System Usability Scale (SUS)

Trial Safety

Trial Design

0 Treatment Group

This trial requires 16 total participants across 0 different treatment group

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 1 month after quit date
This trial has the following approximate timeline: 3 weeks for initial screening, variable treatment timelines, and roughly 1 month after quit date for reporting.

Who is running the study

Principal Investigator
I. T.
Prof. Irene Tami-Maury, Assistant Professor
The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston

Closest Location

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston - Houston, TX

Eligibility Criteria

This trial is for patients born any sex aged 18 and older. There are 5 eligibility criteria to participate in this trial as listed below.

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
Smoke five or more cigarettes per day, has smoked at least 100 cigarettes in their lifetime and smokes everyday
Have an interest in quitting smoking in the next 15 days
You have a cellphone with an unlimited short messaging service (SMS) plan. show original
Have US mailing and email addresses
Positive cotinine saliva test results

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Are there any geographic restrictions to consider when applying for this trial?

Patients from any state can participate in this trial, so long as they are able to attend all treatment sessions.

Will my insurance cover participating in this trial?

In order to understand how insurance coverage works for this trial, you will need to contact the study coordinator.

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