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Los Angeles, California 90061


Purpose:

The purpose of this study is to examine the effects of incentive programs for the treatment of nicotine dependence in women who have problems with substance dependence.


Study summary:

This study will determine the influence of voucher-based CM on reducing smoking (and other drug) use during pregnancy or in post-partum women with children under 1 year of age living with them, or in non-pregnant females who smoke. We are targeting smoking cessation since cigarette use is so prevalent in our service. We will compare a control group to two different voucher-based contingent-reinforcement procedures: one that targets smoking abstinence alone vs. one that offers additional incentives for negative BAL and urinalysis results.


Criteria:

Inclusion Criteria: - Pregnant and or post-partum with at least one child under 1 year old living with them, or non-pregnant, non-post-partum females or previous participant in this study protocol - Nicotine Dependent as confirmed by DSM-IV checklist - Current cigarette smoker - Breath CO reading of at least 8 ppm at the time of the initial study screening - Current client with the Shields for Families (Shields) treatment programs Exclusion Criteria: - Non-smoker


NCT ID:

NCT00064922


Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Leslie Amass, Ph.D.
Los Angeles Treatment Research Center


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Los Angeles, California 90061
United States



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Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: December 14, 2017

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