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The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of the community based comprehensive HIV/STIs intervention among MSMs in China.
National sentinel surveillance data show that HIV infections are increasing fast among men who have sex with men(MSM) in China. In some cities HIV prevalence among MSM is higher than 10%.It is urgent for China to explore innovative intervention to reduce HIV/AIDS transmission among this population.
The purposes of this study are:
1. To evaluate the effectiveness of comprehensive interventions to decrease the HIV/STIs incidence among MSM population in China. The comprehensive intervention components include male circumcision, POL intervention, HIV testing and counseling and condom promotion.
2. To determine the acceptability of male circumcision among MSM population in China.
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention
behavior intervention and male circumcision
National Center for AIDS/STD Control and Provention
Active, not recruiting
National Center for AIDS/STD Control and Prevention, China CDC
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:15:55-0400
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