DNA Clearance of Uncomplicated Trichomonas Vaginalis Infections in HIV Negative Women
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||DNA Clearance of Uncomplicated Trichomonas Vaginalis Infections in HIV Negative Women|
- TV negative by PCR, post treatment [ Time Frame: 4 weeks ]Women are assessed for TV at each weekly visit by PCR. They are considered cleared of the remnant DNA after PCR is negative.
Biospecimen Retention: Samples With DNA
1 vaginal swab collected at screening for In-pouch 3 vaginal swabs collected at enrollment, PCR, gram stain, and future microbiome study At each of 3 follow-up visits, 3 vaginal swabs, PCR, In-pouch, and future microbiome study At the 4th follow-up visit, 4 vaginal swabs, PCR, In-pouch, gram stain, and future microbiome study.
All swabs, except at screening, are self-collected.
|Study Start Date:||November 2012|
|Study Completion Date:||April 2014|
|Primary Completion Date:||April 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
TV postive women
All women who are TV positive by wet prep or in-pouch and meet the inclusion exclusion requirements.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01874158
|United States, Louisiana|
|Delgado Personal Health Center|
|New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 70112|
|Principal Investigator:||Patricia J Kissinger, PhD||Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine|