Cue Reactivity Task for Vaping

Research Sponsored by Brown University
Eligibility Criteria Checklist
Specific guidelines that determine who can or cannot participate in a clinical trial
Must have
Any self-reported past 7-day use of both ENDS and cigarettes
Self-identification as a regular ENDS and combustible cigarette user OR use of cigarettes and e-cigarettes on at least 6 of the past 7 days including at least 3 days of using each product;
Must not have
Be younger than 18 years old
Be older than 65 years old
Screening 3 weeks
Treatment Varies
Follow Uplaboratory session 1, approximately 1 week after baseline
Awards & highlights
No Placebo-Only Group

Study Summary

This trial will investigate the behavioral processes that make cigarettes and e-cigarettes appealing to young adults, in order to help identify interventions for smoking and vaping.

Eligible Conditions
  • Vaping
  • Smoking/Cigarette Smoking

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

You will be eligible if you check “Yes” for the criteria below
You have used both e-cigarettes and regular cigarettes in the past 7 days.
You regularly smoke cigarettes and/or use e-cigarettes, or you have used both products on at least 6 out of the past 7 days, including using each product for at least 3 days.


Screening ~ 3 weeks
Treatment ~ Varies
Follow Up ~laboratory session 1, approximately 1 weeks after baseline
This trial's timeline: 3 weeks for screening, Varies for treatment, and laboratory session 1, approximately 1 weeks after baseline for reporting.

Treatment Details

Study Objectives

Outcome measures can provide a clearer picture of what you can expect from a treatment.
Primary outcome measures
Attentional bias (objective) (Session 1)
Attentional bias (objective) (Session 2)
Change in acute craving for bottled water before and after cue exposure (Session 1)
+7 more

Awards & Highlights

No Placebo-Only Group
All patients enrolled in this study will receive some form of active treatment.

Trial Design

1Treatment groups
Experimental Treatment
Group I: Study ProtocolExperimental Treatment3 Interventions
All participants will receive all laboratory protocol components in a within-person randomized order across two sequential laboratory sessions.

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Who is running the clinical trial?

Brown UniversityLead Sponsor
442 Previous Clinical Trials
525,788 Total Patients Enrolled
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)NIH
2,370 Previous Clinical Trials
2,049,344 Total Patients Enrolled
10 Trials studying Vaping
5,070 Patients Enrolled for Vaping

Media Library

Choice Task Clinical Trial Eligibility Overview. Trial Name: NCT05280535 — N/A
Vaping Research Study Groups: Study Protocol
Vaping Clinical Trial 2023: Choice Task Highlights & Side Effects. Trial Name: NCT05280535 — N/A
Choice Task 2023 Treatment Timeline for Medical Study. Trial Name: NCT05280535 — N/A
Vaping Patient Testimony for trial: Trial Name: NCT05280535 — N/A

Frequently Asked Questions

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

Does this experiment permit the participation of individuals over 45 years old?

"As stipulated by the requirements of this trial, volunteers must be between 21 and 34 years old."

Answered by AI

Who fulfills the criteria to be accepted into this clinical trial?

"This clinical trial seeks 80 participants aged 21 to 34 who are fluent speakers of English and possess a smartphone. Additionally, the applicants should self-identify as regular users of both combustible cigarettes and ENDS (electronic nicotine delivery systems) or demonstrate at least 6 days of use within the past week with 3 days dedicated to each product. Lastly, smoking status must be confirmed by either breath CO >= 6 ppm112 or NicAlert test with urine cotinine level >= 3."

Answered by AI

Are there still vacant spots in this research trial?

"The available data on reveals that this trial, which was first posted in September 1st 2022 and last updated July 18th 2022, is no longer accepting participants. However, 57 other medical studies are actively seeking enrollees at present."

Answered by AI

Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
How old are they?
18 - 65
What site did they apply to?
Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria
Did not meet criteria
How many prior treatments have patients received?

What questions have other patients asked about this trial?

How long does it last. What are the requirements? How much does it pay and are you in Houston texas 77035 area??

Why did patients apply to this trial?

I've been trying to stop smoking for years I started at 18 because I saw other girls looked pretty and ****. So I thought it would make me pretty to !! I wish I had not started. I also could use extra money and learn more at e cigarettes and tobacco . Thanks.
~13 spots leftby Dec 2023