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Clinical Testing of a Decision Support System for Tobacco Use Treatment

This study is currently Recruiting

March 2011 By National Cancer Institute (NCI)

First Recieved on March 18, 2009

Last Updated on March 2, 2011

Sponsor: University of Vermont
Collaborators: National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Information provided by: National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Identifier: NCT00865553


RATIONALE: A computer-assisted stop-smoking program may help doctors counsel patients who smoke and may help increase the number of patients who stop smoking. PURPOSE: This phase II trial is studying how well a computer-assisted stop-smoking program works in helping doctors counsel patients who smoke cigarettes.

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Primary Purpose: Health Services Research


Ages Eligible for Study:18 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:No

DISEASE CHARACTERISTICS: - Current smoker, defined as self-reported smoking most days or every day (patient) - Seeks care at a participating Fletcher Allen Health Care primary care clinic (patient) PATIENT CHARACTERISTICS: - Not specified PRIOR CONCURRENT THERAPY: - Not specified


  • Investigator: Theodore W. Marcy, MD, MPH - Principal Investigator - University of Vermont


  • Vermont Cancer Center at University of Vermont

    Burlington, Vermont 05405-0110 United States

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