Purpose

We will examine the accuracy, precision, and reproducibility of the ION, a non-invasive and wearable wristband-style alcohol monitoring device by performing in-situ, on-human-skin, compared to (1) SCRAM transdermal ankle monitors and (2) BAC measurements inside the laboratory.

Category

IRB Number
20190490HU
NCT Number
-
Open to Enrollment
Yes
Sponsor
-



Study Contact

Local Recruitment Point of Contact
Nathalie Hill-Kapturczak
(210) 567-2725
hillkapturcz@uthscsa.edu

Principal Investigator
Tae Moon

Regulatory Point of Contact
Donald Dougherty
(210) 567-2726
doughertyd@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Nathalie Hill-Kapturczak
(210) 567-2725
hillkapturcz@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Tae Moon
(210) 567-2711
moontj@uthscsa.edu

Regulatory Point of Contact
Tara Wright
+1 (210) 450-3903
wrightt3@uthscsa.edu



Eligibility

Eligible Ages
21-55
Eligible Genders
Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers
No

Inclusion Criteria

    a) are 21 to 55 years old;

    (b) consumed 5 or more alcohol on at least one day in past month

    (c) demonstrate understanding of consent procedures and instructions.

Exclusion Criteria

    (a) presence of DSM-5 psychiatric disorder (including alcohol or other substance dependence);

    (b) self-reported psychoactive medication use (last 3 months);

    (c) pregnancy or lactation;

    (d) a positive urine-drug test for metabolites of drugs of abuse (i.e., cocaine, amphetamines, methamphetamines, MDMA, opiates, or benzodiazepines);
    (e) respondents who show evidence of alcohol withdrawal (Clinical Institute Withdrawal Assessment for Alcohol scores > 10).


Study Design

Arm Groups