Condition category
Cancer
Date applied
29/09/2006
Date assigned
29/09/2006
Last edited
20/08/2012
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

Dr Z Bosanac

ORCID ID

Contact details

Imaging Department
Medway Maritime Hospital
Windmill Road
Gillingham
ME7 5NY
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0132167130

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To determine whether contrast enhanced ultrasound is more accurate in diagnosing prostate cancer than the traditionally used black and white ultrasound.

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

Not specified

Trial type

Diagnostic

Patient information sheet

Condition

Cancer: Prostate

Intervention

Randomised controlled trial

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

The clinician performing the prostate biopsies will define the 10 biopsied areas as normal or abnormal. This classification will then be compared to the final pathological examination of the biopsy and the sensitivity and specificity of each move of sonography will be calculated.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/08/2005

Overall trial end date

01/08/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

All men whose plasma PSA levels warrant prostate biopsies.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Male

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/08/2005

Recruitment end date

01/08/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Imaging Department
Gillingham
ME7 5NY
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHSTCT Register - 2006 Update - Department of Health

Sponsor details

The Department of Health
Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7307 2622
dhmail@doh.gsi.org.uk

Sponsor type

Government

Website

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

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Medway 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