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The Effectiveness of Skill-Based HIV Psychoeducation in IV-Drug Abuser for Reducing High-risk Behavior

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00935103
First Posted: July 8, 2009
Last Update Posted: August 26, 2015
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Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Iran University of Medical Sciences
  Purpose
The Effectiveness of Skill-Based HIV Psychoeducation in IV-Drug abuser for reducing high-risk behavior

Condition Intervention Phase
Addiction Risk Reduction Behaviour Behavioral: Psychoeducation Phase 1 Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Official Title: The Effectiveness of Skill-Based HIV Psychoeducation in IV-Drug Abuser for Reducing High-risk Behavior

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by Iran University of Medical Sciences:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • decrease of IV usage of opioid increase usage of condom and safety syringe [ Time Frame: 12 months ]

Enrollment: 120
Study Start Date: March 2009
Study Completion Date: March 2011
Primary Completion Date: March 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Arms Assigned Interventions
Active Comparator: Psychoeducation
Psycheducation
Behavioral: Psychoeducation
No Intervention: Control

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

Age more than 18 years old Dependency to opioid drugs (Positive result of Urin addiction test)

Exclusion Criteria:

suicide attempt not tendency for including to the study receiving treatment for addiction in recent months.

  Contacts and Locations
No Contacts or Locations Provided
  More Information

Responsible Party: Iran University of Medical Sciences
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00935103     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 117
First Submitted: July 7, 2009
First Posted: July 8, 2009
Last Update Posted: August 26, 2015
Last Verified: July 2009

Keywords provided by Iran University of Medical Sciences:
Addiction
Psychoeducation
Risk reduction behaviour
Drop in center (DIC)

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Behavior, Addictive
Compulsive Behavior
Impulsive Behavior