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Integrated Treatment and Prevention for People Who Inject Drugs

2016-10-18 02:08:21 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to determine the feasibility of a future trial that will assess whether an integrated intervention combining psychosocial counseling and supported referrals for antiretroviral therapy (ART) at any CD4 cell count and substance use treatment for HIV-infected people who inject drugs (PWID) will reduce HIV transmission to HIV-uninfected injection partners, as compared to routine care dictated by national guidelines for HIV-infected PWID.

Description

This is a multi-site, two-arm, randomized, vanguard study. Network units will consist of an HIV-infected index participant and his/her HIV-uninfected network injection partner(s). Network units will be randomized to the intervention or standard of care arms in a 1:3 ratio, stratified by site. To assess feasibility of the intervention, additional interviews will be conducted with study staff (systems navigators and counselors) and clinic-based stakeholders at each study site.

Approximately 500 Index participants and their partners will be enrolled.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention

Conditions

HIV Positive

Intervention

Integrated Intervention

Location

CIPTO
Jakarta
Thai Nguyen
Indonesia

Status

Active, not recruiting

Source

HIV Prevention Trials Network

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-10-18T02:08:21-0400

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