Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
30/04/2015
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 S Whyte

ORCID ID

Contact details

Institute of Child Health
Royal Liverpool Children's Hospital NHS Trust
Alder Hey
Eaton Road
Liverpool
L12 2AP
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0206121784

Study information

Scientific title

The effects of propofol and sevoflurane on electrocardiogram (ECG) indices of transmural dispersion of repolarisation in children

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Do the anaesthetics drugs propofol and sevoflurane affect surface electrocardiogram (ECG) indices of transmural dispersion of repolarisation?

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

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Surgery: Anaesthesia

Intervention

Patients will be randomised to receive either propofol or sevoflurane at induction of anaesthesia.

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Propofol, sevoflurane

Primary outcome measures

Change in T wave interval peak to end. Change in T wave interval peak to end/onset Q and T wave peak.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/01/2003

Overall trial end date

01/06/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) I and II infants and children aged >1 and <12 years undergoing elective surgery.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Child

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/01/2003

Recruitment end date

01/06/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Institute of Child Health
Liverpool
L12 2AP
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Royal Liverpool Children's 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

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes