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SOLID (Supporting Looked After Children and Care Leavers In Decreasing Drugs, and alcohol): a pilot feasibility study of interventions to decrease risky substance use (drugs and alcohol) and improve mental health of Looked After Children and Care Leavers aged 12 -20 years

Project title: SOLID (Supporting Looked After Children and Care Leavers In Decreasing Drugs, and alcohol): a pilot feasibility study of interventions to decrease risky substance use (drugs and alcohol) and improve mental health of Looked After Children and Care Leavers aged 12 -20 years

Call to action: 14/183 14/183 Interventions to reduce substance use by children and young people

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor Eileen KanerORCID logo

Lead Author: Professor Eileen KanerORCID logo

Contractor: University of Newcastle upon Tyne

Cost: £552,438.49

Co-investigators: Dr Alison Steele, Dr Frauke BeckerORCID logo, Dr Paul McArdleORCID logo, Dr Ruth McGovernORCID logo, Ms Denise HowelORCID logo, Professor Alex CopelloORCID logo, Professor Janet Shucksmith, Professor Luke ValeORCID logo, Professor Raghu LingamORCID logo.

Started: March 2016 | Status: Published September 2020

ISRCTN: 80786829

In this study, only 20% of participants attended the interventions, and screening and recruitment of children required more time and resources than planned, so a full trial is not feasible.

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