Pilot Study of a Text Message Platform to Reduce Risky Drinking in Young Adults (PART)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01197352|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : September 9, 2010
Last Update Posted : May 21, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Alcohol Abuse Alcohol Consumption Drinking Behavior||Behavioral: Motivational and Normative Feedback Behavioral: Self-Awareness||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||45 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Pilot Study of a Computer-driven Platform That Uses Text Messages to Collect Drinking Information and Deliver Personalized Motivational Messages to At-risk Young Adults|
|Study Start Date :||August 2010|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||February 2011|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||February 2011|
Experimental: Text message queries with feedback
Weekly prompted queries about drinking behavior with personalized feedback.
Behavioral: Motivational and Normative Feedback
Weekly feedback based on their frequency and degree of at-risk drinking behavior using normative, educational and motivational feedback
Active Comparator: Text message queries
Weekly prompted queries about drinking behavior
Weekly queries to raise awareness and allow self-reflection about drinking habits
No Intervention: Control
Weekly text reminders to complete final (12 week) instruments
- Ability of system to collect drinking information from young adults [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]We will report the proportion of weeks with completed drinking assessments in the EA and EA&I groups.
- Number of binge drinking episodes in subjects as a measure of safety and efficacy [ Time Frame: 12 weeks ]We will compare the number of binge drinking episodes between subjects in the three groups.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01197352
|United States, Pennsylvania|
|University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Emergency Department|
|Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States|