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Brief intervention to prevent hazardous drinking in young people aged 14–15 in a high school setting (SIPS JR-HIGH): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

O'Neill, Stephanie, Coulton, Simon, Deluca, Paolo, Deverill, Mark, Drummond, Colin, Gilvarry, Eilish, Graybill, Erin, Harle, Christine, Howel, Denise, Kaner, Eileen, and others. (2012) Brief intervention to prevent hazardous drinking in young people aged 14–15 in a high school setting (SIPS JR-HIGH): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials, 13 (166). ISSN 1745-6215. (doi:10.1186/1745-6215-13-166) (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:37802)

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Abstract

Background: Whilst the overall proportion of young people drinking alcohol in the United Kingdom has decreased

by younger adolescents is a significant public health problem linked to intellectual impairment, increased risk of

death, which leads to high social and economic costs. This feasibility pilot trial aims to explore the feasibility of

acceptability of study measures to school staff, young people and parents.

Schools will be randomly allocated to one of three conditions: provision of an advice leaflet (control condition,

interviewing techniques delivered by the school learning mentor (level 1 condition, n= 2 schools); and a 60-minute

Participants will be year 10 school pupils (aged 14 and 15) who screen positively on a single alcohol screening

12 months. Secondary outcome measures include the ten-question Alcohol-Use Disorders Identification Test. The

future economic evaluation.

follow-up. A qualitative evaluation (with young people, school staff, learning mentors, and parents) will examine

group.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1186/1745-6215-13-166
Additional information: Trial reference number ISRCTN07073105
Uncontrolled keywords: Alcohol, Screening and brief intervention, Feasibility pilot trial, Motivational interviewing, Young people
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare > HV5001 Alcoholism and intemperance
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
R Medicine > RJ Pediatrics > RJ550 Diseases of adolescence. Adolescent medicine
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Depositing User: Tony Rees
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2014 10:17 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 12:50 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/37802 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Coulton, Simon: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7704-3274
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