Enhanced Usual Care plus Financial Incentives for Smoking, Cessation

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Smoking, Cessation+1 More
Mobile Health Application - Behavioral
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial will compare the effectiveness of four interventions to help smokers quit smoking for at least six months.

Eligible Conditions
  • Smoking, Cessation

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 7 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 2 weeks, 3 months, 6 months,12 months

Month 12
Quit status (self-report)
Month 12
Quit status (biochemically confirmed)
6 months
Biochemically confirmed smoking abstinence sustained for 6 months
Month 12
Health-related quality of life
Motivation to quit
Perceived barriers to cessation
Self-efficacy related to cessation efforts
Temporal ("delay") discounting

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

4 Treatment Groups

Enhanced Usual Care plus Financial Incentives
1 of 4
Enhanced Usual Care plus Financial Incentives plus Mobile Health Application
1 of 4
Basic Usual Care
1 of 4
Enhanced Usual Care
1 of 4
Active Control

3200 Total Participants · 4 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Enhanced Usual Care plus Financial Incentives · No Placebo Group · N/A

Enhanced Usual Care plus Financial IncentivesActiveComparator Group · 2 Interventions: Removal of Financial Barriers, Financial Incentives · Intervention Types: Behavioral, Behavioral
Enhanced Usual Care plus Financial Incentives plus Mobile Health ApplicationActiveComparator Group · 3 Interventions: Mobile Health Application, Removal of Financial Barriers, Financial Incentives · Intervention Types: Behavioral, Behavioral, Behavioral
Basic Usual CareNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Basic Usual Care · Intervention Types:
Enhanced Usual Care
Behavioral
ActiveComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Removal of Financial Barriers · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 2 weeks, 3 months, 6 months,12 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of PennsylvaniaLead Sponsor
1,816 Previous Clinical Trials
41,111,893 Total Patients Enrolled
12 Trials studying Smoking, Cessation
16,472 Patients Enrolled for Smoking, Cessation
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research InstituteOTHER
492 Previous Clinical Trials
29,824,475 Total Patients Enrolled
3 Trials studying Smoking, Cessation
2,281 Patients Enrolled for Smoking, Cessation
Scott D Halpern, MD PhDPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Pennsylvania
1 Previous Clinical Trials
1,917 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 6 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “yes” if the following statements are true for you:
People who show up to a radiology location affiliated with a participating health system for the LDCT, or have a valid email address or telephone number on file with the health system, are able to receive study invitation and screening.
can be very helpful in a crisis Having access to a cell phone with text messaging or the internet can be very helpful in a crisis
An adult is someone who is 18 years or older.
A person who smokes at least one cigarette per day, not including e-cigarettes, is considered a current smoker.
You have a low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) scan ordered by their physician.
People who live in an underserved area, which is an area that has a high population of black, hispanic, rural residents, or people with a low socioeconomic status, often have difficulty accessing healthcare services.

About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 23rd, 2021

Last Reviewed: October 12th, 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.

Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
Michigan100.0%
How old are they?
18 - 65100.0%
What site did they apply to?
Henry Ford Health System100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Did not meet criteria100.0%
Why did patients apply to this trial?
  • "I have lung nodules that leave me with only 40 percent of lung capacity I was going to the pulmonary specialist every 6 months to see if they mastasized. I have chronic bronchitis and I have smoked since I was 14. A pack a pay. Menthol."
What questions have other patients asked about this trial?
  • "I am low income and cannot afford to travel and pay for things involved with the trial is this a paid trial?"
How many prior treatments have patients received?
3+100.0%