Electronic pillbox-enabled self-administered therapy versus standard directly observed therapy for tuberculosis medication adherence and treatment outcomes in Ethiopia (SELFTB): protocol for a multicenter randomized controlled trial
This study aims to evaluate the effectiveness of pillbox-enabled self-administered therapy (SAT) compared to standard DOT on adherence to TB medication and treatment outcomes in Ethiopia. It also aims to assess the usability, acceptability, and cost-effectiveness of the intervention from the patient and provider perspectives.MethodsThis is a multicenter, randomized, controlled, open-label, superiority, effectiveness-implementation hybrid, mixed-methods, two-arm trial. The study is designed to enroll 144 outpatients with new or previously treated, bacteriologically confirmed, drug-sensitive pulmonary TB who are eligible to ...
Source: Trials - May 4, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Community Initiated Preventive Therapy for TB
Condition:   Tuberculosis Intervention:   Other: Community-Based TPT Initiation Sponsors:   Johns Hopkins University;   UNITAID;   Aurum Institute;   KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation Not yet recruiting (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - April 30, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Case Control Study of Vitamin D Status and Adult Multidrug-resistant Pulmonary Tuberculosis in Maharashtra, India
Condition:   Multi-drug Resistant Tuberculosis Intervention:   Other: Serum Vitamin D Sponsors:   Harvard School of Public Health;   Foundation for Medical Research;   Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai, India Recruiting (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - April 13, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Tuberculosis (TB) Aftermath
Conditions:   Tuberculosis (TB);   Tuberculosis of Lung Interventions:   Other: Telephonic Active case finding;   Other: House Hold Active Case Finding (HHACF) Sponsors:   Johns Hopkins University;   National Institutes of Health (NIH) Not yet recruiting (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - April 3, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

Implementation of an Integrated Care Strategy for Children Contacts of Patients With Tuberculosis
Condition:   Latent Tuberculosis Intervention:   Sponsors:   Corporacion para Investigaciones Biologicas;   Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana;   Universidad de Antioquia;   Secretaría de Salud de Medellín;   Secretaría Seccional de Salud y Protección Social de Antioquia;   Hospital Pablo Tobón Uribe Not yet recruiting (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - April 2, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

The Impact of Pharmacists' Interventions on the Quality of Life of HIV-TB Co-infection Outpatients in Indonesia
Conditions:   Pharmaceutical Care;   HIV/AIDS;   Tuberculosis Intervention:   Other: Pharmaceutical Care Sponsors:   Bekasi City Public Hospital;   University of Groningen Completed (Source: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - March 27, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials