Prevalence of Human Papillomavirus in Men Living in the Northern Plains
This study has been completed.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Diane Maher, Sanford Health
First received: December 22, 2010
Last updated: April 22, 2014
Last verified: April 2014
HPV infection is associated with cervical and other anogenital cancers. HPV may also be associated with the development of prostate cancer. The purpose of the study is to determine the prevalence of HPV infection in men living in South Dakota.
Human Papillomavirus Infection
||Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
||Prevalence of Human Papillomavirus in Men Living in the Northern Plains
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
Primary Outcome Measures:
- Determine the prevalence of HPV in men living on the Northern Plains [ Time Frame: No time point ] [ Designated as safety issue: No ]
Epithelial skin swabs collected for the purpose of HPV DNA detection. DNA extraction and HPV testing will be performed.
| Study Start Date:
| Study Completion Date:
| Primary Completion Date:
||September 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
|Ages Eligible for Study:
||18 Years to 65 Years
|Genders Eligible for Study:
|Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Male residents of South Dakota.
- Ages 18-65
- Living in South Dakota (AKA Northern Plains)
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01265212
|Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States, 57104 |
||Diane Maher, PhD
No publications provided
||Diane Maher, Principal Investigator, Sanford Health
History of Changes
|Other Study ID Numbers:
||IISP ID: 37392
|Study First Received:
||December 22, 2010
||April 22, 2014
||United States: Institutional Review Board
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this record on July 26, 2014
DNA Virus Infections
Skin Diseases, Viral
Tumor Virus Infections
Skin Diseases, Infectious