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 Identifier:
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

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Prevalence of Human Papillomavirus in Men Living in the Northern Plains

Further study details as provided by Sanford Health:

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 ]

Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
Epithelial skin swabs collected for the purpose of HPV DNA detection. DNA extraction and HPV testing will be performed.

Enrollment: 110
Study Start Date: September 2010
Study Completion Date: October 2013
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:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
Male residents of South Dakota.

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male
  • Ages 18-65
  • Living in South Dakota (AKA Northern Plains)

Exclusion Criteria:

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01265212

United States, South Dakota
Sanford Health
Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States, 57104
Sponsors and Collaborators
Sanford Health
Principal Investigator: Diane Maher, PhD Sanford Health
  More Information

Responsible Party: Diane Maher, Principal Investigator, Sanford Health Identifier: NCT01265212     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: IISP ID: 37392 
Study First Received: December 22, 2010
Last Updated: April 22, 2014
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Papillomavirus Infections
DNA Virus Infections
Skin Diseases
Skin Diseases, Infectious
Skin Diseases, Viral
Tumor Virus Infections
Virus Diseases processed this record on May 26, 2016