Military Women's Health and Illness Behaviors in Deployed Settings

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified December 2008 by Wilford Hall Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : December 29, 2008
Last Update Posted : December 29, 2008
Information provided by:
Wilford Hall Medical Center

Brief Summary:
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.

Condition or disease
Genitourinary Symptoms

Study Type : Observational
Time Perspective: Retrospective

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

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 65 Years   (Adult, Older 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

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): 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

Responsible Party: Candy Wilson, Major, USAF, NC, US Air Force Identifier: NCT00815074     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: HU0001-08-1-TS11
First Posted: December 29, 2008    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 29, 2008
Last Verified: December 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