Duration of Behavioral Counseling Treatment Needed to Optimize Smoking Abstinence

2014-08-27 03:17:05 | BioPortfolio


The purpose of this study is to determine if extending the behavioral smoking-cessation treatment period to one year will significantly improve cessation outcomes among those planning a quit attempt.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment


Tobacco Addiction


Extended Duration Behavioral Smoking Cessation Counseling


Harvard School of Dental Medicine
United States




Harvard University Faculty of Medicine

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:17:05-0400

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Cessation of the habit of using tobacco products for smoking or chewing, including the use of snuff.

Discontinuation of the habit of smoking, the inhaling and exhaling of tobacco smoke.

Efforts directed at preventing SMOKING of TOBACCO and non-tobacco products.

SMOKING of non-TOBACCO (or NICOTINE-containing) substances.

The process of SMOKING specific to TOBACCO.

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