Maintaining Intrauterine Devices (IUDs) in Teens (MINT): A Randomization Trial (MINT)

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 4, 2008
Results First Posted : October 18, 2012
Last Update Posted : October 19, 2012
University of Illinois at Chicago
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Melissa Gilliam, University of Chicago

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: Single (Participant);   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition: Contraception
Interventions: Device: Levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine device (LNG-IUS)
Device: Copper T380A intrauterine device (CuT380A)

  Participant Flow

  Baseline Characteristics

  Outcome Measures

1.  Primary:   Retention Rate   [ Time Frame: 6 months ]

2.  Secondary:   Heavy Bleeding Rates   [ Time Frame: 6 months ]

3.  Secondary:   Pregnancy Rates   [ Time Frame: 6 months ]

4.  Secondary:   Expulsion Rates   [ Time Frame: 6 months ]

5.  Secondary:   Device Satisfaction Rates   [ Time Frame: 6 months ]

  Serious Adverse Events

  Other Adverse Events

  Limitations and Caveats

Limitations of the study, such as early termination leading to small numbers of participants analyzed and technical problems with measurement leading to unreliable or uninterpretable data
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