Condition category
Infections and Infestations
Date applied
03/05/2005
Date assigned
21/06/2005
Last edited
29/07/2010
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

Dr John Richens

ORCID ID

Contact details

Centre for Sexual Health & HIV Research
The Mortimer Market Centre
Mortimer Market
London
WC1E 6AU
United Kingdom
jrichens@gum.ucl.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

G0300707

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

CASHI

Study hypothesis

To measure the effect of alternative interviewing methods for sexual health clinic attenders on health outcomes

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Three armed randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Other

Trial type

Screening

Patient information sheet

Condition

Sexual Health

Intervention

1. Computer Assisted Self-Interview (CASI)
2. Computer Assisted Personal Interview (CAPI)
3. Pen and paper face-to-face interview

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. The proportion of patients having:
1.1. The standard Sexual Transmitted Infection (STI) screen
1.2. Standard plus Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) testing
1.3. Enhanced screening. Enhanced screening will be defined to be the standard screen plus either pharyngeal or rectal samples, or screening for hepatitis infections
2. The proportion of patients diagnosed with any STI

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/06/2005

Overall trial end date

03/08/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Male and female sexual health clinic attendees aged over 16

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

2292

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Under 16
2. Victim of sexual assault
3. Unable to understand English

Recruitment start date

01/06/2005

Recruitment end date

03/08/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Centre for Sexual Health & HIV Research
London
WC1E 6AU
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

University College London (UK)

Sponsor details

Gower Street
London
WC1E 6BT
United Kingdom
jrichens@ucl.ac.uk

Sponsor type

University/education

Website

Funders

Funder type

Research council

Funder name

Medical Research Council (MRC) (UK) G0300707

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

2010 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20551234

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Richens J, Copas A, Sadiq ST, Kingori P, McCarthy O, Jones V, Hay P, Miles K, Gilson R, Imrie J, Pakianathan M, A randomised controlled trial of computer-assisted interviewing in sexual health clinics., Sex Transm Infect, 2010, 86, 4, 310-314, doi: 10.1136/sti.2010.043422.

Additional files

Editorial Notes