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MATCh Parents' Supplemental Survey

This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Identifier:
First received: June 15, 2007
Last updated: February 17, 2016
Last verified: June 2012

Primary Objectives:

  1. To collect data on health behaviors in the parents of MATCh study participants
  2. To collect and/or update risk factor data from the parents of the MATCh study participants.

Condition Intervention
Behavioral: Supplemental Survey

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: MATCh Parents' Supplemental Survey: Predictors of Smoking in Mexican American Youth

Further study details as provided by M.D. Anderson Cancer Center:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Data collection on health behaviors in the parents of MATCh study participants. [ Time Frame: 4 Years ]

Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Data collection and/or update risk factors from the parents of the MATCh study participants. [ Time Frame: 4 Years ]

Enrollment: 1215
Study Start Date: June 2006
Study Completion Date: May 2012
Primary Completion Date: May 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts Assigned Interventions
MATCh Parents' Supplemental Survey
Parent/Guardian Survey
Behavioral: Supplemental Survey
Questionnaire give during home visit to collect behavioral, risk factors and other smoking status data on MATCh parents/guardians.
Other Name: Questionnaire

Detailed Description:

This research project is for the parents of study participants in the "Predictors of Smoking in Mexican American Youth," also known as the MATCh study.

This research project has three objectives.

These include:

  1. collecting data on your health behaviors. Researchers are interested in this information because your health behaviors may influence your children's health behavior;
  2. learning about the types of interventions that would be of most use and interest to you and your family; and
  3. learning about the most convenient and useful way in which these interventions would be delivered.

Researchers are interested in knowing about the types of interventions that would benefit you and your family because they would like to design future intervention studies that meet your needs and the needs others in your community.


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Parents/guardians of participants in the MATCh study (accompany UT MDACC Protocol 2004-0616, "Predictors of Smoking in Mexican American Youth," also known as the MATCh study).

Inclusion Criteria:

  1. The parent or legal guardian of the child participating in UT MDACC Protocol 2004-0616. Parents/legal guardians will be identified and enrolled after their child is enrolled in protocol 2004-0616.
  2. Participants who speak English, Spanish or are bilingual are eligible to participate.

Exclusion Criteria: None

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00487357

United States, Texas
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, Texas, United States, 77030
Sponsors and Collaborators
M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Principal Investigator: Sara Strom, PHD M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
  More Information

Additional Information:
Responsible Party: M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Identifier: NCT00487357     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 2006-0294
Study First Received: June 15, 2007
Last Updated: February 17, 2016

Keywords provided by M.D. Anderson Cancer Center:
Cancer Prevention
Survey processed this record on April 28, 2017