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" September 23, 2007":" October 23, 2007"[FIRST-RECEIVED-DATE]AND HIV[CONDITION]
Rapid HIV Testing Program in the Emergency Department
This study has been completed.
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First received: October 19, 2007
Last updated: March 16, 2009
Last verified: March 2009
The purpose of the study is to evaluate the feasibility of a rapid HIV testing program in the Temple University Hospital(TUH)Emergency Department. We hypothesize that a rapid HIV testing program in the TUH Emergency Department is feasible. Patients presenting to the Adult TUH Emergency Department with certain conditions will be offered rapid HIV testing. Testing will be performed by oral swab using the OraQuick Advance test. Patients will receive post-test counseling.
Other: HIV test by oral swab
||Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Prospective
||Pilot Study to Evaluate a Rapid HIV Testing Program in the Emergency Department
|Ages Eligible for Study:
||18 Years and older
|Genders Eligible for Study:
One of the following conditions:
- Sexually transmitted disease evaluation or prior history of sexually transmitted disease
- Clinical condition that suggests possible immunodeficiency
- History of illicit drug use
- History of chronic viral hepatitis
- Patients with unexplained pneumonia or recurrent pneumonia
- Male patients who have a history of sex with men
- Abdominal pain in a sexually active woman or urethritis in a man
- Age 18 years old or older.
- Age less than 18 years.
- None of the above conditions.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT00548041
|Temple University Hospital
|Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 19140 |
||Ellen Tedaldi, M.D.
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|Study First Received:
||October 19, 2007
||March 16, 2009
||United States: Institutional Review Board
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