Mobile Technology for Improved Family Planning (MOTIF)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01823861|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : April 4, 2013
Results First Posted : March 16, 2020
Last Update Posted : March 16, 2020
An individual randomised controlled trial (RCT) to evaluate the effectiveness of a voice-based mobile phone health (mHealth) intervention to support post-abortion family planning (PAFP) at four Marie Stopes International clinics in Cambodia.
The study seeks to address the research question: does a PAFP mHealth intervention increase use of contraception in Cambodia? STUDY RESULTS: http://www.who.int/bulletin/online_first/en/
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Contraception Post-abortion Family Planning mHealth||Behavioral: Mobile phone-based intervention||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||500 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Study Start Date :||May 2013|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||December 2014|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||December 2014|
Experimental: Mobile phone-based intervention
Standard care plus automated voice message to support post-abortion contraception use every two weeks for total of three months and direct follow up phone call by family planning counsellor depending on response to voice message.
Behavioral: Mobile phone-based intervention
Automated voice message to support post-abortion contraception use every two weeks for total of three months. Direct follow up phone call by family planning counsellor depending on response to voice message.
No Intervention: Standard care
Face-to-face post-abortion family planning (PAFP) counselling, follow-up at one or two weeks, clinic phone number, existing 'Hotline' phone number.
- Use of a Effective Contraceptive Method at Four-months Post-abortion [ Time Frame: 4 months ]Self-reported use of pill, coil, implant or injection for all participants. Objective measurement of contraceptive use for participants from one clinic.
- Pregnancy [ Time Frame: 4 months ]
- Repeat Abortion [ Time Frame: 4 months ]
- Contraceptive Discontinuation [ Time Frame: 4 months ]
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01823861
|Marie Stopes International|
|Phnom Penh, Cambodia|