Effectiveness of Interactive Virtual Environment Games in Reducing Risky Sexual Behavior Among Men Who Have Sex With Men (The SOLVE-IT Study) (SOLVE-IT)

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00653991
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified March 2009 by National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH).
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : April 7, 2008
Last Update Posted : March 11, 2009
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National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Results Submitted - Not Posted on
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  Recruitment Status : Unknown
  Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2012
  Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2012

Submission Cycle Results Submitted to Results Returned after Quality Control Review
1 August 5, 2015
September 3, 2015
2 April 12, 2017
July 5, 2017
Appleby, P. R., Godoy, C. G., Miller, L. C., & Read, S. J. (2008). Reducing risky sex through the use of interactive video technology. In T. Edgar, S. M. Noar, & V. S. Freimuth (Eds.) Communication perspectives on HIV/AIDS for the 21st century (pp.379-384). New York: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Taylor & Francis Group.
Read, S. J., Miller, L. C., Appleby, P. R., Nwosu, M. E., Reynaldo, S., Lauren, A., & Putcha, A. (2006). Socially optimized learning in a virtual environment: Reducing risky sexual behavior among men who have sex with men. Human Communication Research, 32, 1-34.