• Are You
      Motivated to Quit?

        Whether or not this is your first time, you may be eligible to join this unique opportunity.

      • Do you have a current or past psychiatric condition?
      • Want to take a more active role in the management of your health?
      • Any smoking cessation medication will be provided at no cost to you.

      Dr. Tytus is conducting research for smokers with a mental health condition.

      The Eligibility Checker will help determine if you’re eligible to participate.

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    • Get Help to
      Stop Smoking

        Are you ready to stop smoking? This may be the right opportunity for you!

      • Do you have a current or past psychiatric condition?
      • Want to take a more active role in the management of your health?
      • Any smoking cessation medication will be provided at no cost to you.

      Dr. Tytus is conducting research for smokers with a mental health condition.

      The Eligibility Checker will help determine if you’re eligible to participate.

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  • Quit Smoking in Hamilton Study Summary

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    We are looking at the efficacy and the neuropsychiatric safety of two smoking cessation products. At this point in the study, Dr. Tytus is only seeking smokers with mental health problems for participation in the study.

    Participants receive any study related medication at no cost.

    • You may be eligible to participate in the research study if you fit the criteria listed on this website.
    • There are additional requirements to be met, and Dr. Tytus will determine if you are eligible, should you choose to participate.
    • Check your eligibility now by clicking the green button below.
  • Quit Smoking in Hamilton Are you eligible to participate?

    • Are you between 18 to 75 years of age?

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    • Do you smoke at least 10 cigarettes per day?

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    • Are you able to visit our doctor's office in Hamilton once per week for the first 8 weeks?

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    • Do you have, or have you had in the past, a psychiatric condition that has significantly affected your day-to-day functioning?

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    • Has your condition been stable for 6 months and its treatment not been changed in the last 3 months?

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    • Have you smoked marijuana in the past 40 days?

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  • Congratulations! You may be eligible to participate.

    Fill out the form to the right. Dr. Tytus's study coordinator will follow up with you. Filling out this form does not obligate you to participate.

    You're not eligible to participate, but...

    If you are interested in clinical trials for which you may be eligible, submit the form on this page.

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Dr. Richard Tytus  Hamilton, ON

For over twenty years, Dr. Richard Tytus has been a practicing physician. Dr. Tytus practices family medicine in downtown Hamilton. He is also Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Family Medicine at McMaster University.

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Check Your EligibilityOver the Phone  Call 905-545-1376 ext. 211
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