Tuberculosis Screening in Paraguayan Prisons
Conditions:   Volatile Organic Compounds;   Radiography Interventions:   Device: electronic nose device;   Device: dig chest Xray with automated readings Sponsors:   Radboud University;   European Union;   ISPUP;   VHIR;   University Medical Center Groningen;   Laboratorio central de salud publica, Paraguay;   Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Respiratorias y del Ambiente Juan Max Boetner;   National TB program Paraguay;   IICS Paragua...
Source: - May 29, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

New Genomic Techniques and Management of Multidrug-resistant Tuberculosis
Condition:   Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Intervention:   Sponsor:   Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris Not yet recruiting (Source:
Source: - May 22, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials

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:
Source: - 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:
Source: - April 13, 2020 Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials