Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
25/04/2014
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

Ms Katrina Mills

ORCID ID

Contact details

Physiotherapy
3rd Floor
Lambeth Wing
St. Thomas' Hospital
Lambeth Palace Road
London
SE1 7EH
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0013145920

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Do different extensor tendon rehabilitation regimes produce different outcomes in terms of range of motion, grip strength and patient satisfaction?

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

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Surgery: Tendon repair

Intervention

Patients randomised to two groups to receive 1 of 2 regimes.

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Range of motion, grip strength and survey for assessment; patients assessed at 4, 8 and 12 weeks post-operatively.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

31/03/2003

Overall trial end date

01/08/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Plastic surgery outpatients referred for hand therapy following extensor tendon repair in zones 3-7.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

31/03/2003

Recruitment end date

01/08/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Physiotherapy
London
SE1 7EH
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

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

Guy's and St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust (UK), Own account

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