Table 1

Summary of study withdrawals

Study periodReason for withdrawal
N=69 randomised
N=70 randomised
Baseline to week 4812 Lost to follow-up
6 Withdrew consent
8 Started PrEP
11 Lost to follow-up
4 Withdrew consent
5 Started PrEP
2 HIV diagnosis
26 Total withdrawals22 Total withdrawals
Week 48 to week 72N/A4 Lost to follow-up
1 Withdrew consent
3 Started PrEP
1 Uncompliant with protocol
9 Total withdrawals
  • N/A, not available; PEPSE, postexposure prophylaxis; PrEP, pre-exposure prophylaxis; SOC, standard of care.