Table 1

CAPRISA 008, consecutive monthly clinical parameters for participant, April 2013 to July 2013, eThekwini Clinical Research Site

*Visit/dateScreeningEnrolmentVisit 1.0Visit 2.0Visit 3.0Visit 3.1†Visit 4.0
Body mass index23.723.723.724.125.0N/A26.3
Waist circumference (cm)7979797979N/A82
Urine pregnancy test resultsNegativeNegativeNegativeNegativeNegativeN/ANegative
Gels dispensedN/A1020202020Product held
Gels returned usedN/AN/A1020202020
ContraceptionDMPA givenN/AN/AN/ADMPA givenN/AN/A
  • *Physical and pelvic examinations are symptom directed and not mandated by the protocol at the monthly follow-up visits.

  • †Interim visit: participant returned to request additional gel as she was going on holiday with her partner.

  • CAPRISA, Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa; DMPA, depot medroxyprogesterone acetate.