Knowledge Base in the Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis Among Thai Pediatricians

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
Information provided by:
Siriraj Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01069666
First received: February 16, 2010
Last updated: May 3, 2010
Last verified: May 2010
  Purpose

The purpose of this study is to determine knowledge base in diagnosis, investigation and treatment of pediatric atopic dermatitis among thai pediatricians.


Condition
Childhood Atopic Dermatitis

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Time Perspective: Prospective

Further study details as provided by Siriraj Hospital:

Study Start Date: July 2008
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2008
Detailed Description:

Background: Currently, there is no existing information regarding prescribing practices for the management of childhood atopic dermatitis among pediatricians in Thailand.

Objective: In order to learn about basic knowledge, natural history, evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and prevention for childhood atopic dermatitis in Thailand

Methods: 900 self-administered questionnaires were randomly mailed to pediatricians throughout Thailand, asking about their preferences in the management of childhood atopic dermatitis. One hundred and eighty-five of these 900 questionnaires were returned (a response rate of 20.6%)

  Eligibility

Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population

900 self-administered questionnaires were randomly mailed to pediatricians throughout Thailand

Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • All pediatricians who're working in thailand including sub-board pediatricians.
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Locations
Thailand
Facility: Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital
Bangkok, Thailand
Sponsors and Collaborators
Siriraj Hospital
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Pakit Vichyanond, MD, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01069666     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 366/2550(EC3)
Study First Received: February 16, 2010
Last Updated: May 3, 2010
Health Authority: Thailand: Ethical Committee

Keywords provided by Siriraj Hospital:
atopic dermatitis
Thai pediatricians

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Dermatitis
Dermatitis, Atopic
Skin Diseases
Skin Diseases, Genetic
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Skin Diseases, Eczematous
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Hypersensitivity
Immune System Diseases

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