Patient Navigation for Opioid Abuse

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UTOpioid Abuse+2 MorePatient Navigation - Behavioral
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will test a new intervention to help address the opioid epidemic by preventing opioid use disorder and overdose.

Eligible Conditions
  • Opioid Abuse
  • Pharmacist-Patient Interaction
  • Opioid Use Disorder

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

2 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 6 months

6 months
Change in opioid medication misuse.
Improvements in opioid medication misuse.

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

1 of 3

Trial Design

1 Treatment Group

Brief Intervention Medication Therapy Management (BI-MTM)
1 of 1

Experimental Treatment

350 Total Participants · 1 Treatment Group

Primary Treatment: Patient Navigation · No Placebo Group · N/A

Brief Intervention Medication Therapy Management (BI-MTM)
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Patient Navigation · Intervention Types: Behavioral
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Patient Navigation
Completed Phase 2

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 6 months

Who is running the clinical trial?

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)NIH
2,272 Previous Clinical Trials
2,033,559 Total Patients Enrolled
15 Trials studying Opioid Abuse
5,258 Patients Enrolled for Opioid Abuse
Jerry CochranLead Sponsor
Gerald Cochran, PhDPrincipal InvestigatorUniversity of Utah
1 Previous Clinical Trials
106 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

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Frequently Asked Questions

Does this experiment have any ongoing recruitment?

"This study, which was initially posted on November 8th 2021, is still recruiting participants. According to information hosted on the trial has been updated as recently as December 1st 2021." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer

What is the current population of participants in this trial?

"Affirmative. According to information posted on, this medical trial is presently searching for participants and was first made available on November 8th 2021. It requires 350 patients from one site alone before it can move forward." - Anonymous Online Contributor

Unverified Answer
Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.