Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Smoking Cessation in the Primary Care Setting (ACT)

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified July 2012 by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Food and Health Bureau, Hong Kong
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Dr. Yim Wah Mak, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01652508
First received: July 26, 2012
Last updated: NA
Last verified: July 2012
History: No changes posted

July 26, 2012
July 26, 2012
July 2012
September 2013   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
7-day point prevalence by self report [ Time Frame: at 6 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Same as current
No Changes Posted
validated self-report not smoking measured [ Time Frame: at 6 months after the baseline ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Obtaining CO measurement and testing urinary cotinine for those participants who report quitting smoking
Same as current
Feasibility outcomes [ Time Frame: 1 year ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Feasibility outcomes will be assessed in terms of participant recruitment, programme attendance and retention, their acceptance of physical cravings, emotions and thoughts related to smoking
Same as current
 
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Smoking Cessation in the Primary Care Setting
Individual, Telephone-delivered Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for Smoking Cessation in the Primary Healthcare Setting: Feasibility and Potential Efficacy

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the feasibility and potential efficacy of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) in enhancing smoking cessation among attendees in primary healthcare settings.

The program is preventive and corrective, and carries brief messages by approaching and influencing services attendees who may not be able to reach in traditional reactive approach method of service users. Those traditional approaches are, for example, quitline and smoking cessation clinic. It can therefore benefit a larger population at low cost.

Interventional
Not Provided
Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Smoking Cessation
Behavioral: ACT
Participants in the intervention group will be provided three sessions of ACT for smoking cessation. Initial ACT session will be given at the centre which will take about 15-20 minutes. The two subsequent sessions will be provided by telephone.
Other Name: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy
  • No Intervention: Self-help materials
    Participants will be given printed self-help materials on smoke quitting developed by the Department of Health, Hong Kong.
  • Experimental: Self-help materials & ACT
    Participants in the intervention group will be provided three sessions of ACT for smoking cessation. Initial ACT session will be given at the centre which will take about 15-20 minutes. The two subsequent sessions will be provided by telephone.
    Intervention: Behavioral: ACT
Not Provided

*   Includes publications given by the data provider as well as publications identified by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number) in Medline.
 
Recruiting
156
September 2013
September 2013   (final data collection date for primary outcome measure)

Inclusion Criteria:

  • aged 18 years and older
  • currently smoking at least one cigarette per day in the past 30 days
  • Hong Kong residents
  • able to communicate in Cantonese
  • currently residing in Hong Kong and expecting to continue to do so for the next 6 months
  • have access to a telephone

Exclusion Criteria:

  • currently undergoing another smoking cessation or similar program
Both
18 Years and older
No
Contact: YW Mak, PhD 852-2766-6421 hsywmak@polyu.edu.hk
Contact: Matthew KC Lee, MSocSc 852-2766-4516 matthew.kc.lee@polyu.edu.hk
Hong Kong
 
NCT01652508
HHSRF9101421
Yes
Dr. Yim Wah Mak, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Food and Health Bureau, Hong Kong
Principal Investigator: YW Mak, PhD School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Principal Investigator: Loke Alice Yuen, PhD School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
July 2012

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