Table 5

Schedule of enrolment and follow-up assessments

BaselineFollow-up weeks
Initial screen
Informed consent
Eligibility screen
Demographic and smoking characteristics
Motivation and confidence in quitting
Assessment of Nicotine dependence by FTCD
Randomisation, intervention/control initiation
Instruction for using app
Cigarette consumption
Weight/weight gain
Abstinence
  • Window period for each data collection date is −1~+4 days.

  • FTCD, fagerström test of cigarette dependence.