Condition category
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
08/01/2009
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr Jackie S Sherrard

ORCID ID

Contact details

GUM
The Harrison Department
Radcliffe Infirmary
Woodstock Road
Oxford
OX2 6HE
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1865 224343

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0176052132

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

This study aims to compare the routinely available and used treatments in a methodological way, assessing time to clearance of macroscopic warts.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Prospective randomised controlled study

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases: Genital warts

Intervention

Interventions will be five different treatments:
1. Podophyllin 25% in tincture of benzoin
2. Trichloacetic acid
3. Cryotherapy
4. Trichloacetic acid and Podophyllin 25%
5. Podophyllin 25% and Cryotherapy

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Number of treatments required to achieve clearance of external genital warts
2. If no clearance, percentage reduction in surface area of warts after treatment eight

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

02/11/1999

Overall trial end date

01/03/2004

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

2270 patients

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

02/11/1999

Recruitment end date

01/03/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

GUM
Oxford
OX2 6HE
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Results and Publications

Publication and dissemination plan

Not provided at time of registration

Intention to publish date

Participant level data

Not provided at time of registration

Results - basic reporting

Publication summary

2007 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17609022

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Sherrard J, Riddell L, Comparison of the effectiveness of commonly used clinic-based treatments for external genital warts., Int J STD AIDS, 2007, 18, 6, 365-368, doi: 10.1258/095646207781024711.

Additional files

Editorial Notes