Condition category
Infections and Infestations
Date applied
09/09/2005
Date assigned
31/10/2005
Last edited
30/07/2007
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Prof Francis Bowden

ORCID ID

Contact details

The Canberra Hospital
P.O. Box 11
Woden
2606
Australia
+61 (0)2 6244 2063
frank.bowden@act.gov.au

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

268058

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

GPPaCTS

Study hypothesis

General practices randomized to CT/Pap screening for women aged 16 to 39 years (intervention) will have an increased participation rate for chlamydia screening compared to those practices randomised to offer 'usual care' (control).

Ethics approval

Added as of 30/07/2007:
This study was approved by:
1. The ACT Health Human Research Ethics Committee (ETH.10/03)
2. The Australian National University Ethics Committee (ref: 2003/270)

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Screening

Patient information sheet

Condition

Chlamydia trachomatis

Intervention

Routine offering of testing for Chlamydia trachomatis at the time of regular Pap smear versus usual care.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Participation rates in screening for Chlamydia trachomatis.

Secondary outcome measures

Uptake of Pap smears in women in target age range.

Overall trial start date

01/11/2004

Overall trial end date

01/03/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Women between the ages of 16 and 39 years who have ever been sexually active and who present to their general practitioner.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Female

Target number of participants

1440

Participant exclusion criteria

Women who have never been sexually active.

Recruitment start date

01/11/2004

Recruitment end date

01/03/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Australia

Trial participating centre

The Canberra Hospital
Woden
2606
Australia

Sponsor information

Organisation

Australian National Health and Medical Research Council

Sponsor details

Office of NHMRC (MDP 100)
GPO Box 9848
Canberra
2601
Australia
+61 (0)2 6289 1555
research@nhmrc.gov.au

Sponsor type

Research council

Website

http://www.nhmrc.gov.au/

Funders

Funder type

Research council

Funder name

Australian National Health and Medical Research Council: 268058

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes