HIV Assessment in Fuyang, Anhui Province, China

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00094354
First received: October 16, 2004
Last updated: March 26, 2009
Last verified: January 2009
  Purpose

The purpose of this study was to examine the needs, concerns, stigmas, and social networks of HIV infected former plasma donors (FPDs) and their relatives in Fuyang, Anhui Province, China. Interviews and focus groups were used to collect data in preparation for a future, larger behavioral study for HIV infected individuals in China.


Condition
HIV Infections

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: A Qualitative Study for the Development of an Intervention Among HIV-Positive Former Plasma Donors (FPDs) in Fuyang, Anhui Province, China

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Further study details as provided by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID):

Enrollment: 111
Study Start Date: October 2004
Study Completion Date: April 2006
Primary Completion Date: March 2005 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Groups/Cohorts
1
HIV-infected FPDs
2
Family members of HIV-infected FPDs
3
Local healthcare workers
4
Villagers not related to an HIV-infected individual

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  Eligibility

Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

HIV-infected former plasma donors (FPDs) , family members of HIV-infected FPDs, local healthcare workers and villagers not related to an HIV-infected individual in Fuyang, Anhui Province, China

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria for HIV Infected Villagers:

  • HIV infected
  • Between 20 and 59 years of age
  • Living in Funan County or Yingzhou District, Fuyang, Anhui Province, China
  • Married
  • Former plasma donor

Inclusion Criteria for Family Members of HIV Infected Villagers:

  • HIV uninfected
  • Living in Funan County or Yingzhou District, Fuyang, Anhui Province, China
  • Parent, spouse, brother, sister, or child of HIV infected participant of the study
  • Aware of participating family member's HIV-positive status

Inclusion Criteria for Local Health Workers:

  • Doctor, nurse, or other village health worker in Funan County or Yingzhou District, Fuyang, Anhui Province, China
  • Working at county or township hospital or clinic in study villages in either Funan County or Yingzhou District, Fuyang, Anhui Province, China

Inclusion Criteria for Villagers Who Are Not From Households with an HIV Infected Participant:

  • HIV uninfected OR unknown HIV status
  • Between 18 and 59 years of age
  • Living in Funan County or Yingzhou District, Fuyang, Anhui Province, China
  • Not a family member of someone who is HIV infected

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Traveled outside of Funan County and Yingzhou District, Fuyang, Anhui Province, China for more than 6 months in the year prior to study entry
  • Permanent disability such as deafness, serious mental illness, or mental retardation that may interfere with participation in the study
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Sponsors and Collaborators
Investigators
Study Chair: Zunyou Wu, MD, PhD Division of Health Education and Behavioral Intervention, National Center for AIDS/STD Control and Prevention, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention
Study Chair: Mary Jane Rotheram-Borus, PhD Division of Social and Community Psychiatry, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles
Study Chair: Jie Xu, MD, MS, MPH Division of Health Education and Behavioral Intervention, National Center for AIDS/STD Control and Prevention, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention
  More Information

Additional Information:
Publications:
Responsible Party: Rona Siskind, DAIDS
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00094354     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: CIPRA CH 002A, CIPRA, Project 2
Study First Received: October 16, 2004
Last Updated: March 26, 2009
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

Keywords provided by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID):
HIV infected former Plasma Donors
Needs assessment
HIV-related stigma and discrimination
In-depth interview
Focus Groups

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
HIV Infections
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Lentivirus Infections
Retroviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Viral
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
Immune System Diseases
Slow Virus Diseases

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