Measurement of Anogenital Wart Burden, and Cost of Illnesses in Bangkok
An observational study, multiple visit, 2-center study will be conducted in Rajavithi
General Hospital, and Bangrak Hospital. One hundred and fifty subjects will be enrolled
from both hospitals. Anogenital wart patients presented in Rajavithi General Hospital and
the STI clinic at Bangrak Hospital will be recruited prospectively. All patients will be
treated according to standard medical guidelines or usual care of the institutes. After the
baseline assessment, the patients will have follow up visits with their physicians and will
also be interviewed at the clinical sites three time approximately at day 7 (-2+7 days),
month 1 (+-7 days), and month 6 (+-7 days) until they are cure. At month 6 (+-14 days),
telephone assessment for the capture of any signs of disease recurrence will be done. All
patients will be followed for 6 months under the same schedule.
Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective
Prof. Punnee Pitisuttithum, M.B.,B.S.
Thailand: Ethical Committee