Pap Smear Research Study
Conditions
Cervical Cancer
Conditions: official terms
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Conditions: Keywords
Pap test, HPV, Healthy patients screened for cervical cancer tests.
Study Type
Interventional
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Diagnostic
Intervention
Name: Diagnostic cervical cancer screening tests (Pap smear, HPV and/or p16)
Type: Other
Overall Status
Recruiting
Summary
The principal hypothesis of this study is that HPV testing and/or p16 testing, either alone or in combination or associated with a Pap smear, will demonstrate greater specificity for clinically significant precancerous disease than will a Pap smear alone and that these tests will be of comparable or superior sensitivity than the Pap smear.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: Accepts Healthy Volunteers
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: 18 Years
Gender: Female
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- 18 years and older

- Ability to speak and clearly understand English

- Female patients

Exclusion Criteria:

- No previous history of Cervical Cancer Treatment(LEEP,Laser,Cone etc.)

- Women who have had Pap smears within the previous 10 months

- Women under the age of 18.

- Women who are pregnant.

- Inability to give informed consent in English
Location
University Health Network - Toronto Western Hospital
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Status: Recruiting
Contact: Adrijana Pesevska, BS - 416-603-5800 - Adrijana.Pesevska@uhn.on.ca
Start Date
December 2006
Completion Date
January 2011
Sponsors
University Health Network, Toronto
Source
University Health Network, Toronto
Record processing date
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on July 28, 2015
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