Table 1

Summary of interventions involved in the Check It programme

InterventionDescription
VBSVenue-based screening by recruiting male participants at non-clinical community venues
EITExpedited index treatment by providing medication to the Ct-positive men
EPTExpedited partner treatment by providing medication to partners of the index men without a medical examination
SNPRSocial network peer referral encourages men to refer young AA men in their social network to Check It to increase the total enrolment
RescreeningCt-positive men are retested for infection 3 months after treatment
  • AA, African American; Ct, Chlamydia trachomatis.