Condition category
Musculoskeletal Diseases
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 Daranee Boon

ORCID ID

Contact details

Accident & Emergency Department
Gloucestershire Royal Hospital
Great Western Road
Gloucester
GL1 3NN
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0106067610

Study information

Scientific title

Does aspiration of simple traumatic elbow effusions benefit the patient?

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Does aspiration of traumatic elbow effusions reduce pain and increase mobility and quality of life?

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

Quality of life

Patient information sheet

Condition

Musculoskeletal Diseases: Joint effusion

Intervention

1. Aspiration
2. No aspiration

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Range of movement
2. Pain
3. Quality of life

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/03/2000

Overall trial end date

30/06/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Adults attending Accident and Emergency Department with traumatic elbow effusions

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

01/03/2000

Recruitment end date

30/06/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Gloucestershire Royal Hospital
Gloucester
GL1 3NN
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

Gloucestershire R&D Consortium (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