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1. There is a significant difference in the number of CIN2+ cases detected between the cytology testing group and the cytology-HPV co-testing group at baseline.
2. Significantly more CIN2+ cases will be detected at the second round of screening among participants with normal cytology result in the control arm than those with normal cytology and negative HPV results in the intervention arm.
Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Prevention
Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong SAR
Not yet recruiting
The University of Hong Kong
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:16:20-0400
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