Cervix Cytological Screening - Comparison of Tampon Self-Test and the Routine Smear.
The purpose of this study is to compare suitability, specificity and sensitivity of the routine smear and the tampon self-test women perform at home.
Study hypothesis: The tampon self-test correspond to the routine cervical smear.
Uterine Cervical Dysplasia
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Procedure: Regular Tampax used in 3 hours
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Single Blind
Primary Purpose: Screening
|Official Title:||Cervix Cytological Screening - Comparison of Tampon Self-Test and the Routine Smear.|
- Sensitivity and specificity of the tampon self-test
- The womens socio-demographic relations according to accept the tampon self-test
|Study Start Date:||September 2006|
|Study Completion Date:||March 2008|
|Primary Completion Date:||December 2007 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00377845
|Region Hospital Randers|
|Randers, Denmark, 8900|
|Study Director:||Hans Svanholm, consultant||Randers Hospital, Pathological Institute|