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Efficacy of Brisk Walking as a Smoking Cessation Treatment Adjunct Among Women

Phase 2
18 Years
55 Years
Open (Enrolling)
Cigarette Smoking

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Trial Information

Efficacy of Brisk Walking as a Smoking Cessation Treatment Adjunct Among Women

Participants must complete telephone screening process first.

All eligible participants must attend an orientation session when the investigators will
explain the study in detail. After this session, interested participants will complete a
consent form and the investigators will collect blood pressure, resting heart rate, body
mass index (height/weight), and a carbon monoxide sample to confirm eligibility. The
investigators will then explain the physician consent process (all eligible and interested
participants must obtain consent from a physician or clinic that they have seen in the past
year to confirm that it is safe for them to participate).

Inclusion Criteria:

- Current smoker

Exclusion Criteria:

- Ineligible after telephone screen.

- Each participant's personal physician/clinic determines it is unsafe to participate.

Type of Study:


Study Design:

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

Outcome Measure:

Smoking Cessation

Outcome Description:

Verified by saliva cotinine

Outcome Time Frame:

7-Day Point Prevalence at 3, 6, 9 and 1-year follow-ups

Safety Issue:


Principal Investigator

David Williams, PhD

Investigator Role:

Principal Investigator

Investigator Affiliation:

Brown University


United States: Institutional Review Board

Study ID:




Start Date:

January 2012

Completion Date:

January 2016

Related Keywords:

  • Cigarette Smoking
  • Smoking



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