Brief, Behavioral Intervention to Reduce Douching Among Adolescent and Young Women
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00207480
Recruitment Status :
First Posted : September 21, 2005
Last Update Posted : September 21, 2005
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
The study implements a client-centered behavioral intervention (CCBI) based on Prochaska’s Transtheoretical Model of Change (TMC) and the intervention will use Miller’s Motivational Interviewing (MI) techniques. This intervention will be evaluated using (1) an audio/computer-assisted self-administered interview (ACASI) survey to assess changes in respondents’ douching knowledge, attitudes, and practices, and (2) biological testing for Bacterial Vaginosis.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
16 Years to 24 Years (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Women attending between the ages of 16 and 24 who have douched at least once in the last 180 days, agree to a test for Bacterial Vaginosis, and agree to allow us to contact you by telephone or in person for a follow-up interview and testing for bacterial vaginosis.