Brief HIV Prevention Counseling for STI Patients in South Africa
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01242501|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : November 17, 2010
Last Update Posted : November 17, 2010
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Sexually Transmitted Infections||Behavioral: 60 Minute HIV/STI risk reduction counseling Behavioral: 20-Min education session||Phase 2|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||617 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|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|
|Study Start Date :||August 2005|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||August 2010|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||August 2010|
Experimental: 60 Min. Risk Reduction Counseling
Single 60 min theory-based counseling session delivered in STI clinic setting in Cape Town South Africa.
Behavioral: 60 Minute HIV/STI risk reduction 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.
Behavioral: 20-Min education session
Patients receive a single 20 min education session for STI/HIV information.
- 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.
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|