Community-Driven Cervical Cancer Prevention in Western Kenya
Conditions
Human Papilloma Virus Infection - Carcinoma in Situ of Uterine Cervix
Conditions: official terms
Carcinoma in Situ - Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia - Papillomavirus Infections - Uterine Cervical Neoplasms - Virus Diseases
Conditions: Keywords
cervical cancer screening, human papillomavirus testing, Kenya, implementation science
Study Type
Interventional
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Factorial Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
Intervention
Name: Community-based testing with standard linkage to care Type: Behavioral
Name: Community-based HPV testing with enhanced linkage to care Type: Behavioral
Overall Status
Not yet recruiting
Summary
There are many challenges to implementation of cervical cancer prevention in resource-limited countries, despite evidence based screening and treatment strategies. The investigators hypothesize that self-collected HPV specimens offered in a community health campaign setting will
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers: Accepts Healthy Volunteers
Maximum Age: 65 Years
Minimum Age: 25 Years
Gender: Female
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- Female, ages 25-65 Willing to sign informed consent Lives in community where randomization arm is

Exclusion Criteria:

- Prior hysterectomy
Location
Kenya Medical Research Institute
Nairobi, Kenya
Status: Not yet recruiting
Contact: Elizabeth A Bukusi, M.Med, PhD - +254-20-2712537 - ebukusi@kemri.org
Start Date
February 2015
Completion Date
July 2019
Sponsors
University of California, San Francisco
Source
University of California, San Francisco
Record processing date
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on July 28, 2015
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