Primary Care Physician for Drug Abuse

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
Drug Abuse+1 More
Primary Care Physician - Behavioral
Any Age
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial found that SBIRT was effective in reducing AOD use among adolescents.

Eligible Conditions
  • Drug Abuse
  • Substance Related Disorders

Treatment Effectiveness

Study Objectives

5 Primary · 3 Secondary · Reporting Duration: in past 6 months, at 1 and 2 years post-intervention

Initial screening rate - at index well-visit
Screening rate
Initital problem identification rate - at index well-visit, following screening
Problem Identification rate
Year 2
Alcohol and other drug use
Day 14
Brief Intervention rate
Week 2
Assessment rate
Within 2 years post-intervention
Specialty Behavioral Health Treatment Initiation
Month 6
Referral to specialty treatment rate
Year 2
Substance Use-related outcomes

Trial Safety

Trial Design

3 Treatment Groups

Usual Care
1 of 3
Primary Care Physician
1 of 3
Behavioral Medicine Specialist
1 of 3

Active Control

Experimental Treatment

9084 Total Participants · 3 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: Primary Care Physician · No Placebo Group · N/A

Primary Care Physician
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Primary Care Physician · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Behavioral Medicine Specialist
Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: Behavioral Medicine Specialist · Intervention Types: Behavioral
Usual CareNoIntervention Group · 1 Intervention: Usual Care · Intervention Types:
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
Primary Care Physician

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: in past 6 months, at 1 and 2 years post-intervention

Who is running the clinical trial?

Kaiser PermanenteLead Sponsor
506 Previous Clinical Trials
22,185,728 Total Patients Enrolled

Eligibility Criteria

Age Any Age · All Participants · 3 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
All providers who work with adolescents at the pediatric clinic will be included.
The first study population is all individuals born in the US after 1980
The electronic health records of all patients aged 12-18 who receive care at the pediatric primary care clinic will be examined.

About The Reviewer

Michael Gill preview

Michael Gill - B. Sc.

First Published: October 27th, 2021

Last Reviewed: November 27th, 2022

Michael Gill holds a Bachelors of Science in Integrated Science and Mathematics from McMaster University. During his degree he devoted considerable time modeling the pharmacodynamics of promising drug candidates. Since then, he has leveraged this knowledge of the investigational new drug ecosystem to help his father navigate clinical trials for multiple myeloma, an experience which prompted him to co-found Power Life Sciences: a company that helps patients access randomized controlled trials.