The Effectiveness of Skill-Based HIV Psychoeducation in IV-Drug Abuser for Reducing High-Risk Behavior

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Iran University of Medical Sciences
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00935103
First received: July 7, 2009
Last updated: NA
Last verified: July 2009
History: No changes posted
  Purpose

The Effectiveness of Skill-Based HIV Psychoeducation in IV-Drug abuser for reducing high-risk behavior


Condition Intervention Phase
Addiction
Risk Reduction Behaviour
Behavioral: Psychoeducation
Phase 1
Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single Blind (Subject)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Official Title: The Effectiveness of Skill-Based HIV Psychoeducation in IV-Drug Abuser for Reducing High-Risk Behavior

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Further study details as provided by Iran University of Medical Sciences:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • decrease of IV usage of opioid increase usage of condom and safety syringe [ Time Frame: 12 months ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]

Enrollment: 120
Study Start Date: March 2009
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Psychoeducation Behavioral: Psychoeducation

  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Age more than 18 years old Dependency to opioid drugs (Positive result of Urin addiction test)

Exclusion Criteria:

suicide attempt not tendency for including to the study receiving treatment for addiction in recent months.

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  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Dr. Eftekhar (Director), Mental Health Research Center
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00935103     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 117
Study First Received: July 7, 2009
Last Updated: July 7, 2009
Health Authority: Iran: Ministry of Health

Keywords provided by Iran University of Medical Sciences:
Addiction
Psychoeducation
Risk reduction behaviour
Drop in center (DIC)

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