Self-Affirmation and Defensiveness to Health Messages for the Self vs. a Close Other
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02317380|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 16, 2014
Last Update Posted : September 20, 2018
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
National Institutes of Health Clinical Center (CC) ( National Cancer Institute (NCI) )
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Completed|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||November 10, 2015|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||September 18, 2018|
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