Condition category
Infections and Infestations
Date applied
03/05/2005
Date assigned
21/06/2005
Last edited
28/04/2016
Prospective/Retrospective
Prospectively 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

Dr Helen Ward

ORCID ID

Contact details

Dept Infectious Disease Epidemiology
Imperial College London
Norfolk Place
London
W2 1PG
United Kingdom
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h.ward@imperial.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

G0300712

Study information

Scientific title

A feasibility study of an internet-based sexually transmitted infection (STI)/human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) behaviour change intervention

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To develop and test the feasibility of a novel computer-aided behavioural intervention for STI/HIV prevention, targeting people at high risk, with a view to testing the efficacy of this intervention in a future randomised controlled trial

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration.

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Prevention

Patient information sheet

Condition

Sexual Health

Intervention

Intervention: introduction and access to an internet-based intervention to reduce sexual behaviour risk

Controls: treatment and advice as usual

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Attrition rate after 6 months
2. Reported sexual risk behaviours
3. Reinfection with an STI by 6 month follow-up point

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration.

Overall trial start date

01/09/2005

Overall trial end date

31/08/2007

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients with an incident sexually transmitted infection (gonorrhoea, chlamydia, infectious syphilis, first clinical episode genital warts, primary genital herpes).

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

360

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Non-English speaker
2. Functional illiteracy for internet use

Recruitment start date

01/09/2005

Recruitment end date

31/08/2007

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Imperial College London
Dept Infectious Disease Epidemiology
London
W2 1PG
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Sponsor to be confirmed - Record provided by the Medical Research Council (UK)

Sponsor details

20 Park Crescent
London
W1B 1AL
United Kingdom
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h.ward@imperial.ac.uk

Sponsor type

Research council

Website

Funders

Funder type

Research council

Funder name

Medical Research Council (MRC) (UK)

Alternative name(s)

MRC

Funding Body Type

private sector organisation

Funding Body Subtype

other non-profit

Location

United Kingdom

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

28/04/2016: No publications found, verifying study status with principal investigator