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Military Women's Health and Illness Behaviors in Deployed Settings

The recruitment status of this study is unknown. The completion date has passed and the status has not been verified in more than two years.
Verified December 2008 by Wilford Hall Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
Information provided by:
Wilford Hall Medical Center Identifier:
First received: December 24, 2008
Last updated: NA
Last verified: December 2008
History: No changes posted
The purpose of this study is to gain better understanding of how recently deployed military women managed urinary and vaginal symptoms while deployed. Participants in this study will be asked to take part in a 45-60 minute interview.

Genitourinary Symptoms

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Retrospective

Further study details as provided by Wilford Hall Medical Center:

Women in the military who have returned from deployment within the past 12 months.


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
A total of 50 military women.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Deployment within the last 12 months
  • Managed genitourinary symptoms while deployed (does not have to be diagnosed by a medical provider)

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Women who are assigned to a medical group/hospital
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00815074

United States, Texas
CR Darnall Army Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Fort Hood, Texas, United States, 76544-4752
Contact: Sharon Reese, DrPH    254-288-8577   
Sub-Investigator: Sharon Reese, DrPH         
Wilford Hall Medical Center Not yet recruiting
Lackland AFB, Texas, United States, 78236-9908
Contact: Candy Wilson, PhD    210-292-7363   
Principal Investigator: Candy Wilson, PhD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Wilford Hall Medical Center
  More Information

Responsible Party: Candy Wilson, Major, USAF, NC, US Air Force Identifier: NCT00815074     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HU0001-08-1-TS11
Study First Received: December 24, 2008
Last Updated: December 24, 2008

Keywords provided by Wilford Hall Medical Center:
Military Women
Women's Health
Genitourinary Symptoms
Illness Behaviors
To determine how women manage genitourinary symptoms while deployed.

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Illness Behavior processed this record on September 21, 2017