The goal of the Quit Smoking Study is to see if the addition of a breathing treatment to traditional smoking cessation therapy is practical and if it helps daily smokers with increased anxiety, depression, and stress quit smoking.
Is this study for me?
You may qualify for this study if you meet the following criteria.
Smoking ≥ 5 cigarettes, daily, for at least two years
Want to quit smoking
What will happen if I participate in the study?
There are a total of 8 visits that occur both virtually and at Rutgers University in downtown New Brunswick including:
An initial in-person baseline visit to confirm eligibility
Virtual and in-person visits once or twice a week for 6 weeks that include breathing therapy, counseling, and nicotine patches
An in-person follow-up visit after 3 months
Will I be paid for being in this research study?
You will be compensated up to $755.
Will it cost me anything to participate in this study?
There is no cost for you to participate in our research program.
Principal Investigator: Teresa Leyro Study Address: 1 Spring Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901