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: ClinicalTrials.gov - 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: ClinicalTrials.gov)
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - 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: 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