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Oral Contraceptives in Reproductive Age Women

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Recruitment Status : Recruiting
First Posted : April 18, 2019
Last Update Posted : April 18, 2019
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Mine Kiseli, Ufuk University

Brief Summary:
Contraception is an important issue in public health; especially when maternal risks and morbidities are considered. There is a need for consciousness about the contraceptive choices. The reproductive age women in Turkey may be stubborn or may choose to believe heath information. The oral contraceptive drugs are not used because of wrong beliefs. This survey study aims to investigate the consciousness and knowledge about the oral contraceptives in 3 different areas in Turkey.

Condition or disease
Contraception Behavior

Detailed Description:
In this study; surveys will be given to reproductive age women admitting to the obstetrics and gynecology departments in 3 different cities of Turkey. Survey questions start with the education and socioeconomical status of the participants. Mainly the questions include the knowledge, ever use about oral contraceptives.

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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 500 participants
Observational Model: Other
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: The Awareness About Oral Contraceptives in Reproductive Age Women
Actual Study Start Date : January 2, 2019
Estimated Primary Completion Date : June 2, 2019
Estimated Study Completion Date : July 30, 2019

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MedlinePlus related topics: Birth Control

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Knowledge about oral contraceptives [ Time Frame: 6 months of survey study ]
    The number of participants who had knowledge about the correct use of OC pills

  2. Contraindications of OC pills [ Time Frame: 6 months of survey study ]
    The number of participants who know the contraindications of OC pills /The number of participants who think that OC pills cause infertility

Secondary Outcome Measures :
  1. Knowledge difference in between different regions [ Time Frame: 6 months of survey study ]
    The number of participants who had knowledge about the correct use of OC pills in different regions

  2. Oral contraceptive use [ Time Frame: 6 months of survey study ]
    The number of participants that have ever used oral contraceptive pills

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 55 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Gender Based Eligibility:   Yes
Gender Eligibility Description:   Women are the investigation group
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Reproductive aged women

Inclusion Criteria: The women admitting to the clinics -

Exclusion Criteria:


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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT03919747

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Contact: Mine Kiseli, Assoc. Prof. +90-532-5080110
Contact: Asli Yarci Gursoy +90-532-6862822

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Karabuk University Hospital Recruiting
Karabük, Turkey
Contact: Sibel Mutlu         
Acıbadem Private Hospital Recruiting
Kayseri, Turkey
Contact: Elif Cinar         
Ufuk University Dr Ridvan Ege Hospital Recruiting
Ankara, Çankaya, Turkey, 06540
Contact: Mine Kiseli    5325080110   
Sponsors and Collaborators
Ufuk University
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Study Director: Recai Pabuccu, Prof. The Turkish Reproductive Medicine Association

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Responsible Party: Mine Kiseli, Assoc. Prof., Ufuk University Identifier: NCT03919747     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 20180528/4
First Posted: April 18, 2019    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: April 18, 2019
Last Verified: April 2019

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No

Keywords provided by Mine Kiseli, Ufuk University:
oral contraceptives

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Contraceptive Agents
Contraceptives, Oral
Reproductive Control Agents
Physiological Effects of Drugs
Contraceptive Agents, Female