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

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Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 8, 2009
Last Update Posted : August 26, 2015
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Iran University of Medical Sciences

Brief Summary:
The Effectiveness of Skill-Based HIV Psychoeducation in IV-Drug abuser for reducing high-risk behavior

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Addiction Risk Reduction Behaviour Behavioral: Psychoeducation Phase 1 Phase 2

Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Actual Enrollment : 120 participants
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
Study Start Date : March 2009
Primary Completion Date : March 2011
Study Completion Date : March 2011

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MedlinePlus related topics: Drug Abuse HIV/AIDS
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Arm Intervention/treatment
Active Comparator: Psychoeducation
Behavioral: Psychoeducation
No Intervention: Control

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

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

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.

Responsible Party: Iran University of Medical Sciences Identifier: NCT00935103     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 117
First Posted: July 8, 2009    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: August 26, 2015
Last Verified: July 2009

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

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