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BCPP

Status
Ongoing
Phase
IV
Principal Investigator(s)
Myron Essex, Victor DeGruttola, Refeletswe Lebelonyane & Shanaaz El Halabi
Objective

Designed to test the hypothesis that implementing an enhanced combination prevention package which includes provision of ART as prevention for HIV-infected individuals will impact the HIV/AIDS epidemic by significantly reducing population-level, cumulative HIV incidence in a defined geographic area over a period of 3 years and will be cost-effective.

Prevention Option(s)
Treatment
Study Design
Controlled
Randomized
Arms and Assigned Interventions
Description
Combination prevention
ARMs
Experimental
Description
Enhanced care
ARMs
Placebo Comparator
Trial Sponsors
CDC, Botswana-Harvard AIDS Institute Partnership, Botswana Ministry of Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Tebelopele.
October 2013
October 2016
16
Years
64
Years
Population
Women
Men
HIV positive
Sites

Site(s) - Botswana

Botswana