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Table 2 Episodes classified by number of treatments and duration of episodes and stratified by sex, site of infection, and care setting

From: A retrospective analysis of the costs and management of genital warts in Italy

  TOTAL 0 Treatment N. episodes (%) 1 Treatment N. episodes (%) 2 Treatment N. episodes (%) 3 Treatment N. episodes (%) 4 Treatment N. episodes (%) 5 Treatment N. episodes (%) >5 Treatment N. episodes (%) Mean no. of treatments (SD) Mean duration of episode (days) (SD)
Total-N. = 450 (100%) 450 (100) 28 (6.22) 207 (46.0) 99 (22) 56 (12.44) 31 (6.89) 14 (3.11) 15 (3.33) 2.03 (1.34) 80.74 (92.13)
Gender
Men 297 (100) 18 (6.06) 130 (43.77) 70 (23.57) 41 (13.80) 21 (7.07) 8 (2.69) 9 (3.03) 2.05 (1.30) 79.79 (94.74)
Women 153 (100) 10 (6.54) 77 (50.33) 29 (18.95) 15 (9.80) 10 (6.54) 6 (3.92) 6 (3.92) 2.00 (1.41) 82.60 (87.14)
Site
Genital 333 (100) 17 (5.11) 161 (48.35) 73 (21.92) 41 (12.31) 23 (6.91) 7 (2.10) 11 (3.30) 2.22 (1.68) 72.78 (88.30)
Anal 57 (100) 8 (14.04) 19 (33.33) 15 (26.32) 7 (12.27) 3 (5.26) 4 (7.02) 1 (1.75) 2.87 (2.09) 125.14 (108.38)
Extragenital 9 (100) 1 (11.11) 5 (55.56) 1 (11.11) 1 (11.11) 1 (11.11) 0 (0) 0 (0) 2.23 (2.06) 66.33 (95.40)
Multiple 51 (100) 2 (3.92) 22 (43.14) 10 (19.61) 7 (13.73) 4 (7.84) 3 (5.88) 3 (5.88) 2.47 (1.78) 85.55 (84.30)
Setting*
STI Clinic 353 (100)   194 (54.96) 81 (22.95) 39 (11.05) 22 (6.23) 9 (2.55) 8 (2.27) 1.85 (1.22) 75.20 (86.0)
Home 18 (100)   13 (72.22) 4 (22.22) 0 (0) 1 (5.56) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1.39 (0.78) 31.11 (47.26)
Hospital 1 (100)   0 (0) 1 (100) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 2.00 (0) 9.00 (0)
STI Clinic and Home 42 (100)   0 (0) 11 (26.19) 14 (33.33) 6 (14.29) 4 (9.52) 7 (16.67) 3.57 (1.42) 156.26 (117.57)
STI Clinic and Hospital 5 (100)   0 (0) 2 (40.0) 2 (40.0) 1 (20.0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 280 (0.84) 150.00 (80.62)
Hospital and Home 1 (100)   0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (100) 0 (0) 5.00 (0) 288.00 (21.21)
STI Clinic and Hospital and Home 2 (100)   0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (50.0) 1 (50.0) 0 (0) 0 (0) 3.50 (0.71) 259.00 (21.21)
  1. SD, Standard Deviation; IQR, Interquartile range.
  2. * only patient with treatment.