Women-Focused HIV Prevention in the Western Cape (WC-WHC)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00729391|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : August 7, 2008
Last Update Posted : May 18, 2017
Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD)
Medical Research Council, South Africa
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Wendee Wechsberg, RTI International
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Completed|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||January 2012|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||March 2012|
Publications of Results:
Wechsberg WM, Jewkes R, Novak SP, Kline T, Myers B, Browne FA, Carney T, Morgan Lopez AA, Parry C. A brief intervention for drug use, sexual risk behaviours and violence prevention with vulnerable women in South Africa: a randomised trial of the Women's Health CoOp. BMJ Open. 2013 May 28;3(5). pii: e002622. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2013-002622.
Browne FA, Wechsberg WM. The intersecting risks of substance use and HIV risk among substance-using South African men and women. Curr Opin Psychiatry. 2010 May;23(3):205-9. doi: 10.1097/YCO.0b013e32833864eb. Review.
Wechsberg WM, Browne FA, Ellerson RM, Zule WA. Adapting the evidence-based Women's CoOp intervention to prevent human immunodeficiency virus infection in North Carolina and international settings. N C Med J. 2010 Sep-Oct;71(5):477-81.
Jones HE, Browne FA, Myers BJ, Carney T, Ellerson RM, Kline TL, Poulton W, Zule WA, Wechsberg WM. Pregnant and nonpregnant women in cape town, South Africa: drug use, sexual behavior, and the need for comprehensive services. Int J Pediatr. 2011;2011:353410. doi: 10.1155/2011/353410. Epub 2011 Apr 6.
Zule W, Myers B, Carney T, Novak SP, McCormick K, Wechsberg WM. Alcohol and drug use outcomes among vulnerable women living with HIV: results from the Western Cape Women's Health CoOp. AIDS Care. 2014;26(12):1494-9. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2014.933769. Epub 2014 Jul 21.
Myers B, Kline TL, Doherty IA, Carney T, Wechsberg WM. Perceived need for substance use treatment among young women from disadvantaged communities in Cape Town, South Africa. BMC Psychiatry. 2014 Apr 4;14:100. doi: 10.1186/1471-244X-14-100.
Myers B, Kline TL, Browne FA, Carney T, Parry C, Johnson K, Wechsberg WM. Ethnic differences in alcohol and drug use and related sexual risks for HIV among vulnerable women in Cape Town, South Africa: implications for interventions. BMC Public Health. 2013 Feb 26;13:174. doi: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-174.
Wechsberg WM, Myers B, Kline TL, Carney T, Browne FA, Novak SP. The Relationship of Alcohol and Other Drug Use Typologies to Sex Risk Behaviors among Vulnerable Women in Cape Town, South Africa. J AIDS Clin Res. 2012 Jul 20;S1(15). pii: 015.
Reed E, Emanuel AN, Myers B, Johnson K, Wechsberg WM. The relevance of social contexts and social action in reducing substance use and victimization among women participating in an HIV prevention intervention in Cape Town, South Africa. Subst Abuse Rehabil. 2013 Jun 28;4:55-64. doi: 10.2147/SAR.S45961. eCollection 2013.
Johnson JE, Carney T, Kline T, Browne FA, Wechsberg WM. Incarceration history relative to health, substance use, and violence in a sample of vulnerable South African women: implications for health services in criminal justice settings. Subst Abuse Rehabil. 2012 Jan 28;3(Suppl 1):59-69. doi: 10.2147/SAR.S21351. eCollection 2012.