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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00725959
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : July 31, 2008
Results First Posted : November 7, 2017
Last Update Posted : November 7, 2017
Sponsor:
Collaborators:
National Institute of Nursing Research (NINR)
Internet Sexuality Information Services (ISIS)
Columbia University
Rutgers University
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Sheana Bull, Colorado School of Public Health

Study Type Interventional
Study Design Allocation: Randomized;   Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment;   Masking: None (Open Label);   Primary Purpose: Treatment
Condition HIV
Intervention Behavioral: Online social networking HIV prevention
Enrollment 1578
Recruitment Details Recruitment began October 2010 and Ended May 2011 in community settings
Pre-assignment Details  
Arm/Group Title Intervention Arm Control Arm
Hide Arm/Group Description Group exposed to dynamic content on Facebook re: HIV Prevention Attention Control exposed to a current events Facebook page
Period Title: Overall Study
Started 942 636
Completed 653 439
Not Completed 289 197
Arm/Group Title Arm 1 Arm 2 Total
Hide Arm/Group Description Group exposed to dynamic content on Facebook re: HIV Prevention Attention Control exposed to a current events Facebook page Total of all reporting groups
Overall Number of Baseline Participants 942 636 1578
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[Not Specified]
Age, Continuous   [1] 
Mean (Standard Deviation)
Unit of measure:  Years
Number Analyzed 942 participants 636 participants 1578 participants
19.7  (2.0) 20.2  (2.4) 19.8  (2.1)
[1]
Measure Description: Years of age
Sex: Female, Male  
Measure Type: Count of Participants
Unit of measure:  Participants
Number Analyzed 942 participants 636 participants 1578 participants
Female
521
  55.3%
391
  61.5%
912
  57.8%
Male
421
  44.7%
245
  38.5%
666
  42.2%
1.Primary Outcome
Title Proportion of Condom Usage
Hide Description number of times condom used divided by number of times person had sex in past 60 days
Time Frame two months
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Hide Analysis Population Description
[Not Specified]
Arm/Group Title Arm 1 Arm 2
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Group exposed to dynamic content on Facebook re: HIV Prevention
[Not Specified]
Overall Number of Participants Analyzed 653 439
Mean (95% Confidence Interval)
Unit of Measure: proportion of condom use
.68
(.56 to .74)
.56
(.48 to .61)
2.Secondary Outcome
Title Condom and Abstinence Norms, Attitudes, Self-efficacy and Intentions
Hide Description [Not Specified]
Time Frame two months
Outcome Measure Data Not Reported
Time Frame throughout entire enrollment and study follow up periods
Adverse Event Reporting Description [Not Specified]
 
Arm/Group Title Arm 1 Arm 2
Hide Arm/Group Description Group exposed to dynamic content on Facebook re: HIV Prevention Attention Control exposed to a current events Facebook page
All-Cause Mortality
Arm 1 Arm 2
Affected / at Risk (%) Affected / at Risk (%)
Total   0/942 (0.00%)   0/636 (0.00%) 
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Arm 1 Arm 2
Affected / at Risk (%) Affected / at Risk (%)
Total   0/942 (0.00%)   0/636 (0.00%) 
Hide Other (Not Including Serious) Adverse Events
Frequency Threshold for Reporting Other Adverse Events 0%
Arm 1 Arm 2
Affected / at Risk (%) Affected / at Risk (%)
Total   0/942 (0.00%)   0/636 (0.00%) 
Certain Agreements
Principal Investigators are NOT employed by the organization sponsoring the study.
There is NOT an agreement between Principal Investigators and the Sponsor (or its agents) that restricts the PI's rights to discuss or publish trial results after the trial is completed.
Results Point of Contact
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Name/Title: Dr. Sheana Bull
Organization: Colorado School of Public Health
Phone: 303-724-1238
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Responsible Party: Sheana Bull, Colorado School of Public Health
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00725959    
Other Study ID Numbers: COMIRB 07-0459
R01NR010492 ( U.S. NIH Grant/Contract )
1R01NR01492-01
First Submitted: July 29, 2008
First Posted: July 31, 2008
Results First Submitted: May 20, 2014
Results First Posted: November 7, 2017
Last Update Posted: November 7, 2017