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This trial randomizes young Mexican American and African American women with a sexually transmitted infection to a behavioral intervention (3 three hour weekly sessions) versus control with the goal of preventing recurrent sexually transmitted infections.
Participants are interviewed, examined, and offered treatment at 0, 6, 12 months and as necessary.
Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention
Sexually Transmitted Disease
SAFE Behavioral Intervention, Control
University of Texas Health Sciences Center San Antonio
Active, not recruiting
The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:31:55-0400
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