Tobacco Assessment and Intervention With Low-Income Persons Living With HIV-AIDS (PLWHA) in Community-Based AIDS Service Organizations
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Conditions||tobacco cessation, hiv, aids|
|Treatments||treatment as usual, air (aspirations, inspiration, respiration)|
|Sponsor||Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center|
|Collaborator||Gay Men’s Health Crisis|
|Start date||November 2011|
|End date||November 2017|
|Trial size||60 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT01482923, 11-173|
"A treatment session especially for PLWHA to help them discuss and take action about their smoking may be useful."
Feasibility of a motivational tobacco cessation intervention
time frame: 2 years
Estimate the differences between the experimental intervention
time frame: 2 years
Male or female participants at least 18 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - Age 18 years or older as per self-report; - English speaking; - New York or New Jersey State resident; - HIV-positive serostatus direct referral from a CAB agency staff member, which verifies that the person is an HIV+ client, or by as verified by presentation of medical evidence (i.e.,confirmatory test result, ARV prescription, M11Q form, or lab results); - Self-report of smoking > or = to 20 cigarettes (> or = to one pack) within the prior 7 days; - To confirm smoking status, the carbon monoxide alveolar breath test must be > or = to 10 ppm; - To confirm cognitive functioning, score on the in-person BLESSED Exam must be < or = to 10; - Low income, defined by either: 1) Proof of Medicaid insurance, or 2) Self-report of income at 50% or below median income for New York State for New York State residents, or if a New Jersey resident, at or below 50% median income for New Jersey Exclusion Criteria: - Presence of current severe psychopathology that would limit study participation (e.g., unstable schizophrenia, bipolar disorder recent changes to medication noncompliance); - Currently receiving smoking cessation treatment elsewhere.
|Official title||Feasibility of Tobacco Assessment and Intervention With Low-Income Persons Living With HIV-AIDS (PLWHA) in Community-Based AIDS Service Organizations|
|Principal investigator||Jack Burkhalter, PhD|
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