I Want to Quit Smoking

Below is a description of our current quit smoking studies. If you are interested in participating call us at 919-684-9593 for more information.

CameraCue2.0 Quit Study

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effects of first line quit-smoking therapies on craving and smoking behavior. You will be randomly assigned (like drawing numbers from a hat) to one of three groups: nicotine transdermal (absorbed through the skin into the bloodstream) patch (Nicoderm CQ), varenicline (Chantix), or placebo.

Eligibility Requirements:

Age 18-65
Generally Healthy

Study Requirements:

10 visits over the course of 14 weeks

Compensation is available

Reward Quit Study

The purpose of this study is to examine the effects of combining a weekly behavioral treatment with smoking very low nicotine content (VLNC) cigarettes plus wearing a nicotine patch on improving mood and quitting smoking.

Eligibility Requirements:

Age 18-55
Smoke at least 5 cigarettes per day
Sometimes feel down or depressed

Study Requirements:

11 visits over the course of about 15 weeks

Compensation is available

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