Brief HIV Prevention Counseling for STI Patients in South Africa
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01242501|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 17, 2010
Last Update Posted : March 11, 2021
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Sexually Transmitted Infections||Behavioral: 60 Minute HIV/STI risk reduction counseling.Single 60 min Social Cognitive Theory-based counseling. Behavioral: 20-Min education session||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||1050 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Intervention Model Description:||3 Group RCT|
|Masking:||Double (Participant, Outcomes Assessor)|
|Official Title:||Randomized Trial of a Brief HIV Risk Reduction Counseling Intervention for Sexually Transmitted Infections Clinic Patients in Cape Town, South Africa|
|Actual Study Start Date :||August 1, 2016|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||January 15, 2018|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||January 30, 2019|
Experimental: 60 Min. Risk Reduction Counseling
Single 60 min Social Cognitive Theory-based counseling session delivered in STI clinic setting in Cape Town South Africa. Includes educational, motivational, and sexual risk reduction skills components delivered in a single face-to-face counseling session.
Behavioral: 60 Minute HIV/STI risk reduction counseling.Single 60 min Social Cognitive Theory-based counseling.
Single session risk reduction counseling delivered in STI clinic settings in South Africa.
Active Comparator: 20-min single session education
Single brief HIV/STI education only session for men and women receiving sexually transmitted infection clinic services in South Africa. Includes only brief educational information on sexual risks for HIV infection in a single face-to-face counseling session.
Behavioral: 20-Min education session
Patients receive a single 20 min education session for STI/HIV informationSingle brief HIV/STI education only session for men and women receiving sexually transmitted infection clinic services in South Africa. Includes only brief educational information on sexual risks for HIV infection in a single face-to-face counseling session.
- Chart abstracted sexually transmitted infections [ Time Frame: 12 month aggregate ]STI clinic chart abstracted diagnoses over 12 month observation period.
- Sexual behavior change [ Time Frame: 3-month intervals ]Computer assisted interview behavioral assessments of sexual risk and risk reduction.
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01242501
|United States, Connecticut|
|University of Connecticut|
|Storrs, Connecticut, United States, 06269|
|Principal Investigator:||Seth Kalichman, Ph.D.||University of Connecticut|