Condition category
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Date applied
28/09/2007
Date assigned
28/09/2007
Last edited
14/10/2014
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

Miss Liz Mariner

ORCID ID

Contact details

North Hampshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Aldermaston Road
Basingstoke
RG24 9NA
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0360186487

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To determine if adding acupuncture to back education and fitness classes significantly reduces disability in those with low back pain compared to back education and fitness alone or back education and fitness plus sham acupuncture.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled pilot study

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Musculoskeletal Diseases: back pain

Intervention

Acupuncture in addition to back education and fitness classes

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Oswestry Low Back Pain disability Questionnaire

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

26/06/2006

Overall trial end date

01/04/2007

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

All individuals over the age of 18 with diagnosed non-specific chronic low pack pain referred to the back fitness and education group at the North Hampshire Hospital

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

26/06/2006

Recruitment end date

01/04/2007

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

North Hampshire Hospitals NHS Trust
Basingstoke
RG24 9NA
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHSTCT Register - 2007 Update - Department of Health (UK)

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

North Hampshire Hospitals 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