Vouchers Vs. Prizes for Cocaine-Dependent Methadone Patients - 2 - Article
Clinical Trial: Vouchers Vs. Prizes for Cocaine-Dependent Methadone Patients - 2
This study is not yet open for patient recruitment.
Verified by National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) November 2005
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Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Treatment, Randomized, Open Label, Active Control, Single Group Assignment, Efficacy Study
Official Title: Vouchers Vs. Prizes for Cocaine-Dependent Methadone Patients
Expected Total Enrollment: 240
Inclusion criteria: Each subject must meet the following criteria (1) age > 18 years, (2) current DSM-IV diagnosis of cocaine dependence, (3) received methadone treatment at the clinic for at least 3 months, (4) on a stable dose of methadone (no changes in dosing) for at least one month and not presently requesting a dose alteration, (5) submitted one or more clinic-collected cocaine positive urine samples in the previous 3 months, (6) English speaking, and (7) pass a brief quiz related to understanding of the informed consent form.
Exclusion criteria: Patients will be excluded if they (1) have a serious, uncontrolled psychiatric illness (e.g., acute schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, severe or psychotic major depression, or suicide risk), (2) have dementia (<23 on the Mini Mental State Exam; Folstein et al. 1975), or (3) are in recovery from pathological gambling.
Location and Contact Information
University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut, 06030, United States
Nancy Petry, Ph.D., Principal Investigator, University of Connecticut
Last Updated: December 8, 2005
Record first received: November 3, 2005
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00249535
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on 2006-01-10