Mobile Technology for Improved Family Planning (MOTIF)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01823861|
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified May 2014 by Marie Stopes International.
Recruitment status was: Active, not recruiting
First Posted : April 4, 2013
Last Update Posted : May 28, 2014
An individual randomised controlled trial (RCT) to evaluate the effectiveness of a voice-based mobile phone health (mHealth) intervention to support post-abortion family planning (PAFP) at four Marie Stopes International clinics in Cambodia.
The study seeks to address the research question: does a PAFP mHealth intervention increase use of contraception in Cambodia?
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Contraception Post-abortion Family Planning mHealth||Behavioral: Mobile phone-based intervention||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||500 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Study Start Date :||May 2013|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date :||September 2014|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 2014|
Experimental: Mobile phone-based intervention
Standard care plus automated voice message to support post-abortion contraception use every two weeks for total of three months and direct follow up phone call by family planning counsellor depending on response to voice message.
Behavioral: Mobile phone-based intervention
Automated voice message to support post-abortion contraception use every two weeks for total of three months. Direct follow up phone call by family planning counsellor depending on response to voice message.
No Intervention: Standard care
Face-to-face post-abortion family planning (PAFP) counselling, follow-up at one or two weeks, clinic phone number, existing 'Hotline' phone number.
- Use of a reliable contraceptive method at four-months post-abortion [ Time Frame: 4 months ]Self-reported use of pill, coil, implant or injection for all participants. Objective measurement of contraceptive use for participants from one clinic.
- Pregnancy [ Time Frame: 4 months ]
- Repeat abortion [ Time Frame: 4 months ]
- Contraceptive discontinuation [ Time Frame: 4 months ]
To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01823861
|Marie Stopes International|
|Phnom Penh, Cambodia|