Parental Knowledge and Attitudes of Confidential Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) Services for Teens

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified June 2010 by University of California, San Francisco.
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
Kaiser Permanente
Information provided by:
University of California, San Francisco
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01144871
First received: June 14, 2010
Last updated: June 15, 2010
Last verified: June 2010
  Purpose

This study will provide new and important information regarding parental knowledge and attitudes of confidential STI and related health care services (prevention, diagnosis and treatment) for teens that may be needed to address the STI epidemic. Using both qualitative and quantitative methods, this study will gather information necessary to develop effective interventions aimed at the often neglected parent component of the teen-parent-health care provider partnership by giving parents knowledge and skills to help them facilitate their adolescent's access to confidential STI services as needed.


Condition
Sexually Transmitted Infections

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Parental Knowledge and Attitudes of Confidential STI Services for Teens

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Further study details as provided by University of California, San Francisco:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Determining parental attitudes regarding confidential health services for their teens [ Time Frame: 4 years ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
    Parental attitudes and knowledge regarding confidential health services will be assessed with focus groups, interviews and phone surveying.


Estimated Enrollment: 2295
Study Start Date: September 2007
Estimated Study Completion Date: August 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date: August 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
Male Parent/Guardians
Male Parent/Guardian of Adolescent 12-17 yo. Health care members of either San Francisco General Hospital or Kaiser Permanente Northern California.
Female Parent/Guardian
Female Parent/Guardian of Adolescent 12-17 yo. Health care members of either San Francisco General Hospital or Kaiser Permanente Northern California.

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  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

Parents/Guardians who have adolescents between 12-17 years of age

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Parents/Guardians who have adolescents between 12-17 years of age

Exclusion Criteria:

  • NA
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01144871

Contacts
Contact: Kathleen Tebb, PhD 415-514-0941 tebbk@peds.ucsf.edu
Contact: Fay Chang, BA 415-514-1754 Changf@peds.ucsf.edu

Locations
United States, California
San Francisco General Hospital Recruiting
San Francisco, California, United States, 94110
Contact: Shannon Thyne, MD       SThyne@sfghpeds.ucsf.edu   
Kaiser Permanente Northern California Recruiting
San Francisco, California, United States, 94115
Contact: Charles Wibbelsman, MD       Charles.Wibbelsman@kp.org   
Principal Investigator: Charles Wibbelsman, MD         
Mission Neighborhood Health Center Completed
San Francisco, California, United States, 94110
Sponsors and Collaborators
University of California, San Francisco
Kaiser Permanente
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Mary-Ann Shafer, MD University of California, San Francisco
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Mary-Ann Shafer, MD, University of California, San Francisco
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01144871     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: H1095-31348, R01HD053408-01A2
Study First Received: June 14, 2010
Last Updated: June 15, 2010
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Keywords provided by University of California, San Francisco:
adolescent
reproductive health
parents
STIs
confidentiality
Examine parental knowledge/attitudes of confidential health services/STI care for adolescents.
Examine how parental knowledge/attitudes affects parent's behavioral intentions to support adolescent's access to confidential care.
Identify key mechanisms to form an intervention to parents knowledge/skills to facilitate teen's access to confidential STI services.

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Infection
Communicable Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Virus Diseases
Genital Diseases, Male
Genital Diseases, Female

ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on October 01, 2014