Rapid Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy to Promote Early HIV/AIDS Treatment in South Africa (RapIT Study) (RapIT)
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01710397|
Recruitment Status : Active, not recruiting
First Posted : October 19, 2012
Last Update Posted : September 27, 2018
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
University of Witwatersrand, South Africa
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Sydney Rosen, Boston University
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Recruitment Status :||Active, not recruiting|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||July 2015|
|Estimated Study Completion Date :||December 31, 2018|
Publications of Results:
Rosen S, Maskew M, Fox MP, Nyoni C, Mongwenyana C, Malete G, Sanne I, Rohr JK, Long L. Rapid ART initiation reduces loss between HIV testing and treatment: the RapIT trial. Abstract 1091, 21st Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI 2015), Seattle, February 23-26, 2015.
Rosen S, Maskew M, Fox MP, Nyoni C, Mongwenyana C, Malete G, Sanne I, Bokaba D, Sauls C, Rohr J, Long L. Initiating Antiretroviral Therapy for HIV at a Patient's First Clinic Visit: The RapIT Randomized Controlled Trial. PLoS Med. 2016 May 10;13(5):e1002015. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002015. eCollection 2016 May. Erratum in: PLoS Med. 2016 Jun;13(6):e1002050.
Long LC, Maskew M, Brennan AT, Mongwenyana C, Nyoni C, Malete G, Sanne I, Fox MP, Rosen S. Initiating antiretroviral therapy for HIV at a patient's first clinic visit: a cost-effectiveness analysis of the rapid initiation of treatment randomized controlled trial. AIDS. 2017 Jul 17;31(11):1611-1619. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000001528.
Maskew M, Jamieson L, Mohomi G, Long L, Mongwenyana C, Nyoni C, Mokaba D, Fox MP, Sanne I, Rosen S. Implementation of Option B and a fixed-dose combination antiretroviral regimen for prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV in South Africa: A model of uptake and adherence to care. PLoS One. 2018 Aug 30;13(8):e0201955. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0201955. eCollection 2018.