Text Messaging Smoking Cessation Program in Surgical Patients
Tab Title Description
Describes the nature of a clinical study. Types include:
- Observational study — observes people and measures outcomes without affecting results.
- Interventional study (clinical trial) — studies new tests, treatments, drugs, surgical procedures or devices.
- Medical records research — uses historical information collected from medical records of large groups of people to study how diseases progress and which treatments and surgeries work best.
- Rochester, Minnesota: 15-009661
Sponsor Protocol Number: 15-009661
About this study
The goal of this study is to evaluate using a text messaging smoking cessation service in surgical patients during the perioperative period (before scheduled surgery and for 4 weeks post-operatively).
Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.
- Patients ≥ 18 yrs. scheduled for elective surgery at Mayo Clinic Rochester.
- Current smoking, defined as > 100 cigarettes lifetime consumption and self-report of smoking every day or most days
- Interested in quitting or cutting down on regular cigarette consumption the perioperative period or for good
- Willing to try text messaging service
- Mobile phone and data plan capable of sending and receiving text messages
- Patients who report no interest in reducing combustible cigarette consumption
- Current use of a text messaging smoking cessation intervention
- Unstable psychiatric condition
Participating Mayo Clinic locations
Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.
|Mayo Clinic Location
Mayo Clinic principal investigator
David Warner, M.D.
Closed for enrollment
Publications are currently not available
Study Results Summary
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Supplemental Study Information
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