This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition focus: pre-residency intention to provide abortion
Sponsor Brigham and Women's Hospital
Collaborator Society of Family Planning
Start date January 2013
End date March 2014
Trial size 80 participants
Trial identifier NCT01763073, 2012P001794


The objective of this study is to ascertain factors shaping medical students' pre-residency intention to provide abortion through an in-depth qualitative investigation into the context and experiences that shape intention to provide.

United States No locations recruiting
Other countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Observational model other
Time perspective cross-sectional
Fourth-year students in accredited US medical schools who have applied to, but not yet been matched with, residency programs in obstetrics and gynecology.

Primary Outcomes

Factors affecting pre-residency intention to provide abortion
time frame: Up to 15 months. Each participant will be interviewed once, between January and March 2013 or between September 2013 through March 2014.

Eligibility Criteria

All participants at least 18 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - current 4th-year medical student - US accredited medical school - has applied to, but not yet been accepted into, obstetrics and gynecology residency programs Exclusion Criteria: - age less than 18 years - former student reapplying to residency (e.g., not current 4th-year student) - has not yet applied to residency - has already been accepted to residency

Additional Information

Official title Beliefs and Practice Intentions of Future Ob/Gyn Residents Regarding Reproductive Healthcare
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in January 2017.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Brigham and Women's Hospital.