Expired Study
This study is not currently recruiting Study Participants on ClinicalConnection.com. If you would like to find active studies please search for clinical trials.

Brooklyn, New York 11203


Purpose:

PRIMARY: To identify factors associated with risk of HIV infection through heterosexual activity among urban, inner-city women. SECONDARY: To identify correlates of high-risk behaviors in order to provide a basis for future intervention studies.


Study summary:

At baseline and at 6-month intervals, participants are interviewed about their sexual behavior, drug and alcohol-related behaviors, and recent medical history, and are given a psychosocial assessment. They also undergo a physical exam, including pelvic exam and colposcopy, and have blood and urine specimens collected for HIV testing, drug screening, and STD evaluation. Additionally, participants are given pre- and post-test counseling and education, including information about social services. They are provided with basic gynecological care and either treatment or referral for medical problems.


Criteria:

Participants must meet the following criteria: - HIV-negative, sexually active women living in social and sexual proximity to men at high risk for acquiring HIV infection. - Able to speak English, Spanish, or Creole. - Living in the geographic area surrounding Kings County Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. (Hospital-based and community-based recruitment sites will be utilized.) Personal history of parenteral drug use by self-report or urine test. Heterosexual contact with men at high risk for HIV infection.


NCT ID:

NCT00000787


Primary Contact:

N/A


Backup Contact:

N/A


Location Contact:

Brooklyn, New York 11203
United States



There is no listed contact information for this specific location.

Site Status: N/A


Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: September 20, 2017

Modifications to this listing: Only selected fields are shown, please use the link below to view all information about this clinical trial.


Click to view Full Listing

This study is not currently recruiting Study Participants on ClinicalConnection.com. The form below is not enabled.