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(Men Who Have Sex With Men) MSM Community Intervention Trial

2014-08-27 03:15:55 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of the community based comprehensive HIV/STIs intervention among MSMs in China.

Description

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.

Study Design

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

Conditions

HIV

Intervention

behavior intervention and male circumcision

Location

National Center for AIDS/STD Control and Provention
Beijing
Beijing
China
100050

Status

Active, not recruiting

Source

National Center for AIDS/STD Control and Prevention, China CDC

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:15:55-0400

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