‘‘One Teabag Is Better than Four’’: Participants Response to the Discontinuation of 2% PRO2000/5 Microbicide Gel in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

This eight-page paper reports on ethnographic, participant-observation research undertaken to systematically collect participant responses to the discontinuation of the evaluation of 2% PRO2000/5 gel during a large Phase III clinical trial. In-depth interviews and focus group discussions were conducted with participants discontinued from the 2% gel. A total of 72 field reports, 12 in-depth interviews, and three focus groups with 250 women were completed for this analysis. 

 

Year: 
2011
Organization: 
Microbicides Development Programme
Languages: 
English