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Prevalence of Genital HPV Infection in Males Following Introduction of Universal Male HPV Vaccination (Impress)

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02003508
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : December 6, 2013
Results First Posted : March 6, 2020
Last Update Posted : March 6, 2020
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Marcus Chen, The Alfred

Brief Summary:
This study will examine how common HPV infection is in teenage males in Australia before and after the introduction of universal school based vaccination of males in Australia.

Condition or disease
Human Papillomavirus

Detailed Description:
Males aged 17 to 19 in Australia will be recruited from 2014. Men will undergo sampling from the penis for HPV. The prevalence of HPV infection will be determined in 2014-2015 and compared to the prevalence in 2016-2017.

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 345 participants
Observational Model: Ecologic or Community
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Prevalence of Genital HPV Infection in Males Following Introduction of Universal Male HPV Vaccination
Study Start Date : January 2014
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 29, 2017
Actual Study Completion Date : December 29, 2017

Group/Cohort
Pre-school based vaccination program (not vaccine eligible)
Young (17-19 years) men who were not eligible for school based vaccination due to their age at the time of the programs roll out.
Post-school based vaccination program (vaccine eligible)
Young men (17-19 years) who were eligible for school based vaccination due to their age at the time of the programs roll out.



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Prevalence of Penile HPV Genotypes [ Time Frame: Single study visit (one time point per participant) ]

    Prevalence of penile HPV genotypes among heterosexually active young men. Percentage of participants with specific genotypes on penile samples, as detected by Linear Array.

    Participants provided a single penile sample.



Biospecimen Retention:   Samples With DNA
Penile sampling for HPV DNA


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Ages Eligible for Study:   17 Years to 19 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
Males aged 17-19 recruited from sexual health clinics and community sources
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Male
  • Aged 17 to 19
  • Able to complete study requirements
  • Residing in Australia from 12 years of age

Exclusion Criteria:

-Males reporting sex with males in the past 12 months


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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT02003508


Locations
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Australia, Victoria
Melbourne Sexual Health Centre
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 3053
Sponsors and Collaborators
The Alfred
Merck Sharp & Dohme Corp.
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Marcus Y Chen, PhD Melbourne Sexual Health Centre Alfred Health and Central Clinical School Monash University
  Study Documents (Full-Text)

Documents provided by Marcus Chen, The Alfred:
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Responsible Party: Marcus Chen, Adjunct Associate Professor Central Clinical School and Medical Services Manager Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, The Alfred
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT02003508    
Other Study ID Numbers: IISP50939
First Posted: December 6, 2013    Key Record Dates
Results First Posted: March 6, 2020
Last Update Posted: March 6, 2020
Last Verified: March 2020
Keywords provided by Marcus Chen, The Alfred:
Prevalence
HPV
Human papillomavirus
Vaccination
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Papillomavirus Infections
DNA Virus Infections
Virus Diseases
Tumor Virus Infections