Condition category
Urological and Genital Diseases
Date applied
21/10/2010
Date assigned
21/10/2010
Last edited
30/09/2016
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

http://www.endocul.co.uk

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Mrs Patricia Apenteng

ORCID ID

Contact details

Birmingham City University
Perry Barr
Birmingham
B42 2SU
United Kingdom
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patricia.apenteng@bcu.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

4371

Study information

Scientific title

Endometriosis and cultural diversity: improving services for minority ethnic women

Acronym

Endocul

Study hypothesis

To develop, in collaboration with community groups and patients, evidence based and culturally sensitive resources for women with endometriosis and to develop good practice guidance for the health professionals providing services to women of minority ethnic origin.

Ethics approval

MREC, ref: 08/H1204/8

Study design

Multicentre non-randomised interventional process of care pilot/feasibility study

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Non randomised study

Trial setting

Other

Trial type

Other

Patient information sheet

Not available in web format, please use contact details to request a participant information sheet

Condition

Topic: Reproductive Health and Childb; Subtopic: Oral and Gastrointestinal (all Subtopics), Reproductive Health & Childbirth (all Subtopics); Disease: Reproductive Health & Childbirth

Intervention

1. Develop and pilot a culturally appropriate resource for women with endometriosis in English, Chinese, Greek, Gujarati and Urdu
2. Explore the impact of the socio-cultural context on the meanings of endometriosis among minority ethnic women
3. Develop and pilot good practice in the provision of culturally competent care for providers of endometriosis services in primary and secondary care

Follow up length: 0 months
Study entry: Other
Details: purposive recruitment

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Develop good practice guidance for the health professionals providing services to women of minority

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/04/2008

Overall trial end date

31/10/2009

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Focus groups:
1. Women of African Caribbean, Chinese, Greek/Greek Cypriots, Pakistani, or Indian origin
2. Aged between 18 and 50 years old

Interviewees:
3. Women of African Caribbean, Chinese, Greek/Greek Cypriots, Pakistani, or Indian origin
4. Aged between 18 and 50 years old
5. Current clinical diagnosis of endometriosis
6. Duration of illness greater than 1 year prior to the study
7. Receiving care from mainstream health care services (NHS)

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Female

Target number of participants

Planned sample size: 130; UK sample size: 130

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Outside of ethnic communities or age range in inclusion criteria
2. No diagnosis of endometriosis

Recruitment start date

01/04/2008

Recruitment end date

31/10/2009

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Birmingham City University
Birmingham
B42 2SU
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Birmingham Women's NHS Foundation Trust (UK)

Sponsor details

Mindelsohn Way
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TG
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.bwhct.nhs.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) (UK) Research for Patient Benefit (RfPB) programme

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

30/09/2016: No publications found, verifying study status with principal investigator.