Smoking as Usual for Racial Discrimination

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
1
Effectiveness
1
Safety
Racial Discrimination+1 More
Microaggression Recall and Relapse Analogue Task - Behavioral
Eligibility
18+
All Sexes
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Study Summary

This trial examines the correlation between microaggressions and smoking habits, withdrawal symptoms, and cravings. It also investigates whether smoking deprivation affects the relationship between microaggressions and these aspects of smoking behavior.

Video Summary

Eligible Conditions
  • Racial Discrimination
  • Smoking

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

4 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: During the Smoking as Usual Visit and Smoking Deprivation Visit (Visits are randomly ordered, counterbalanced separated by ~14 days)

Day 14
Smoking Behaviors
Smoking Lapse Behaviors
Subjective Withdrawal
Urge/Craving

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

Smoking as Usual
1 of 2
Smoking Deprivation
1 of 2
Experimental Treatment

90 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Smoking as Usual · No Placebo Group · N/A

Smoking as Usual
Behavioral
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Microaggression Recall and Relapse Analogue Task · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Smoking Deprivation
Behavioral
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Microaggression Recall and Relapse Analogue Task · Intervention Types: Behavioral

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Approximate Timeline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: during the smoking as usual visit and smoking deprivation visit (visits are randomly ordered, counterbalanced separated by ~14 days)

Who is running the clinical trial?

University of HoustonLead Sponsor
123 Previous Clinical Trials
39,076 Total Patients Enrolled
Brooke Y Kauffman, Ph.D.Principal InvestigatorUniversity of Houston

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 6 Total Inclusion Criteria

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You are eligible for the study if you are at least 18 years of age.
You are currently smoking.

About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 28th, 2021

Last Reviewed: October 30th, 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?
Texas100.0%
How old are they?
18 - 65100.0%
What site did they apply to?
RESTORE Laboratory: Research on Emotion, Substance Treatment Outcomes, and Racial Equity100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria66.7%
Did not meet criteria33.3%