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HIV Disclosure and Medication Adherence, a Pilot Study (RSAD-VIH-11)

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01621412
First Posted: June 18, 2012
Last Update Posted: December 22, 2015
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Collaborators:
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
Swiss HIV Cohort Study
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Marie Schneider, Policlinique Médicale Universitaire
  Purpose
The investigators believe that disclosure of HIV status could influence medication adherence. If disclosure leads to social support, adherence could be improved. This study purpose is to assess correlation between disclosure and medication adherence, and to describe people whose HIV status has been disclosed to.

Condition
HIV Infection

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: HIV Disclosure and Medication Adherence, a Pilot Study

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Further study details as provided by Marie Schneider, Policlinique Médicale Universitaire:

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Patient Adherence [ Time Frame: 30 days before survey ]
    Electronic monitoring of adherence during 30 days before survey


Secondary Outcome Measures:
  • Patient Adherence [ Time Frame: 90 days before survey ]
    Electronic monitoring of adherence during 90 days before survey


Estimated Enrollment: 120
Study Start Date: April 2012
Study Completion Date: June 2013
Primary Completion Date: June 2013 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
Detailed Description:

Pharmacists administer a questionnaire to each consecutive subject taking part in the adherence-enhancing program at the pharmacy of the Department of Ambulatory Care And Community Medicine in Lausanne. This questionnaire assesses disclosure, response to disclosure, and living situation.

Adherence is measured by electronic monitoring and pill count.

  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Patients enrolled in the adherence-enhancing program at ther pharmacy of Department of Ambulatory Care and Community Medicine in Lausanne
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • HIV Infection
  • Enrolled in the adherence-enhancing program

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Inclusion visit
  • Not french or english speaker
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01621412


Locations
Switzerland
Policlinique Médicale Universitaire
Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland, 1011
Sponsors and Collaborators
Policlinique Médicale Universitaire
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
Swiss HIV Cohort Study
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Marie-Paule Schneider, PhD Policlinique Médicale Universitaire
Principal Investigator: Aurélie Gertsch, PhD-Student Policlinique Médicale Universitaire
Study Chair: Olivier Bugnon, Professor Policlinique Médicale Universitaire
Study Chair: Matthias Cavassini, MD Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois
  More Information

Responsible Party: Marie Schneider, Pharmacist, PhD, Policlinique Médicale Universitaire
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01621412     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: RSAD-VIH-2011
First Submitted: May 31, 2012
First Posted: June 18, 2012
Last Update Posted: December 22, 2015
Last Verified: December 2015

Keywords provided by Marie Schneider, Policlinique Médicale Universitaire:
Medication Adherence
HIV infection
Disclosure

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
HIV Infections
Lentivirus Infections
Retroviridae Infections
RNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Viral
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes
Immune System Diseases