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Addictions Clinical Trials

A listing of Addictions medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.

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Found (108) clinical trials

Electronic Cigarettes and Reactivity to Smoking Cues

Tobacco-related illness causes over 5 million deaths per year in the developed world, and most currently available smoking cessation treatments do not effectively enhance long-term cessation outcomes. Reactivity to smoking cues is one factor associated with relapse vulnerability, which is untreated by cessation aids such as NRT. Combining treatments, which ...

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STAR - Seek Test and Retain. Linkages for Black HIV+ Substance-Using MSM

The HIV epidemic in the United States most severely affects men who have sex with men (MSM): 61% of all new infections occur in this population. Black MSM bear a disproportionate burden, with prevalence of 28%, in contrast to 19% in MSM overall. Black MSM undergo HIV testing less frequently ...

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Enhanced Access to HIV Care for Drug Users in San Juan Puerto Rico

Study Design The overall goal of this project is to implement and evaluate a community-level, structured approach, the "Enhanced HIV Care Access and Retention Intervention" for drug users in San Juan, Puerto Rico. It will bring HIV care directly to five San Juan neighborhoods in which a high proportion of ...

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An Intervention to Promote Healthy Behaviors in Homeless Youth

The specific aims of this proposal are to: 1. determine the effectiveness of a self-reflective preventive intervention to promote responsible substance use and safe sex behaviors (prevent HIV/AIDS) in homeless youths, ages18-23 years; 2. determine whether psychological capital factors mediate the relationship between background risk factors (sexual orientation, duration of ...

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Lamotrigine for Ketamine Dependence Trial

Introduction Ketamine is an anesthetic derivative of phencyclidine (PCP; 'Angel dust') with dissociative, analgesic and psychedelic properties. Recreational use of ketamine was first documented on the west coast of the United States in the early 1970s. Ketamine is frequently described as a "unique drug" because it shows hypnotic (sleep producing), ...

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Psychotherapy Enhancement for Therapeutic Community (TC) Retention - 1

Therapeutic Community (TC) treatment can be effective psychosocial modality for addiction, but premature dropout remains a major problem. Personality disorders are very common in residential programs, and TCs regard personality disturbance as core to all people with addiction. Severe personality dysfunction is associated with higher dropout rates from TCs, and ...

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Pediatric Residency Training On Tobacco

The American Academy of Pediatrics and other leading health agencies call upon pediatricians to address environmental tobacco smoke (ETS), prevent smoking onset in youths, and encourage cessation of tobacco use by adolescents and their parents. Systematic intervention on tobacco by pediatricians would protect infants and young children from the harmful ...

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Cooperative Huntington's Observational Research Trial

COHORT (Cooperative Huntington Observational Research Trial) is a coordinated research effort by Huntington Study Group research centers worldwide to prospectively collect data from consenting individuals who are affected by Huntington's disease (HD) and who are part of an HD family. The systematically accrued data from annual prospective assessments will relate ...

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Combined Pharmaco/Behavior Therapy in Adolescent Smokers

To test the hypotheses, 216 adolescent smokers will be recruited. Fifty-four adolescent smokers will be recruited in each of the four groups: bupropion SR only, bupropion SR + CM, CM + placebo, and placebo only. The cells will be balanced for gender and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder using permuted block ...

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Phase I Study: Stop Smoking Therapy for Ontario Patients (STOP)

According to the US Surgeon General's Report (1988), there are immediate, intermediate and long-term benefits to health from quitting smoking. For example, there is a 50% reduction in coronary heart disease risk in 12 months and the risk of a stroke is reduced to that of a nonsmoker 5-15 years ...

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