Condition category
Urological and Genital Diseases
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
19/04/2012
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

Prof J Potter

ORCID ID

Contact details

Division of Medicine for the Elderly
University of Leicester
Glenfield Hospital
Groby Road
Leicester
LE3 9QP
United Kingdom
+44 (0)116 256 3365

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

MS9

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

1. To determine the prevalence of urinary incontinence and other lower urinary tract symptoms (frequency, nocturia, urgency) in community-dwelling stroke survivors.
2. To assess the impact that urinary incontinence and other urinary symptoms have on the lives of community-dwelling stroke survivors.
3. To evaluate a new continence service centred on the Continence Nurse Practitioner working in the community and compare this with the existing General Practitioner led service in a randomised controlled trial.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

GP practices

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Not available in web format, please use the contact details below to request a patient information sheet

Condition

Cardiovascular diseases: Cerebrovascular disease; Urological and genital diseases: Incontinence

Intervention

1. Continence service provided by a nurse practitioner
2. Existing general practice care (standard care)

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Prevalence
Self-reported presence of urinary incontinence and other lower urinary tract symptoms (frequency, nocturia, urgency) and impact.
Randomised controlled trial
Nursing assessment of urinary symptoms and a structured home interview carried out at baseline, 3 months and 6 months after entering the service.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

31/08/1997

Overall trial end date

30/06/2000

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Stroke survivors living in the community who reported experiencing urinary symptoms.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

31/08/1997

Recruitment end date

30/06/2000

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Division of Medicine for the Elderly
Leicester
LE3 9QP
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHS R&D 'Time-Limited' National Programme Register - Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

The Department of Health
Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

NHS Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke National Research and Development Programme (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

1. 1999 prevalence and management in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10604500

Publication citations

  1. Prevalence and management

    Brittain KR, Peet SM, Potter JF, Castleden CM, Prevalence and management of urinary incontinence in stroke survivors., Age Ageing, 1999, 28, 6, 509-511.

Additional files

Editorial Notes