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Knowledge Base in the Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis Among Thai Pediatricians

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

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

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%)


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

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


Inclusion Criteria:

  • All pediatricians who're working in thailand including sub-board pediatricians.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT01069666

Facility: Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital
Bangkok, Thailand
Sponsors and Collaborators
Siriraj Hospital
  More Information

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Responsible Party: Pakit Vichyanond, MD, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University 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, Atopic
Genetic Diseases, Inborn
Hypersensitivity, Immediate
Immune System Diseases
Skin Diseases
Skin Diseases, Eczematous
Skin Diseases, Genetic processed this record on November 24, 2014