Prevalence of HIV and Tuberculosis in Masiphumelele Township, Cape Town, South Africa

This study has been completed.
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Information provided by:
CIPRA SA
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00096681
First received: November 12, 2004
Last updated: February 17, 2011
Last verified: February 2011
Results First Received: January 14, 2011  
Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Ecologic or Community;   Time Perspective: Prospective
Conditions: HIV Infections
Tuberculosis

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  Baseline Characteristics
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Population Description
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Reporting Groups
  Description
Participants From the Community The number of participants from the community who attended the clinic for a once off study visit

Baseline Measures
    Participants From the Community  
Number of Participants  
[units: participants]
  762  
Age  
[units: participants]
 
<=18 years     26  
Between 18 and 65 years     726  
>=65 years     10  
Age  
[units: years]
Mean ± Standard Deviation
  30  ± 11.1  
Gender  
[units: participants]
 
Female     422  
Male     340  
Region of Enrollment  
[units: participants]
 
South Africa     762  



  Outcome Measures
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1.  Primary:   Number of Participants With Microbiologically Confirmed Pulmonary Tuberculosis   [ Time Frame: Pulmonary Tuberculosis diagnosed from sputum sample obtained at the study visit ]

2.  Secondary:   Number of Participants With a Positive HIV Test   [ Time Frame: HIV status at the time of the study visit ]


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  Limitations and Caveats
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