Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
12/02/2010
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

Mr Chun Kheng Khoo

ORCID ID

Contact details

c/o The Doctors' Residences
Taunton & Somerset Hospital
Musgrove Park
Taunton
TA1 5DA
United Kingdom
+44 (0)7734 204888
filhos@hotmail.com

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0249142477

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Does the use of multimodal strategies accelerate recovery of patients undergoing bowel resection?

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

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Surgery: Colorectal resection

Intervention

1. Multimodal strategies for accelerated recovery (eg relates to fluids, analgesia, early mobilisation, etc).
2. Control: 'usual care'

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. EORTC QLQ-C30
2. Pain
3. Length of stay

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/04/2003

Overall trial end date

31/10/2004

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

90 patients undergoing colorectal resection

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

90

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Age under 16
2. Inability to walk 100m
3. Contraindication to epidural anaesthesia

Recruitment start date

01/04/2003

Recruitment end date

31/10/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

c/o The Doctors' Residences
Taunton
TA1 5DA
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

Taunton and Somerset Research and Development Consortium (UK) NHS R&D Support Funding

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

2007 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17522511

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Khoo CK, Vickery CJ, Forsyth N, Vinall NS, Eyre-Brook IA, A prospective randomized controlled trial of multimodal perioperative management protocol in patients undergoing elective colorectal resection for cancer., Ann. Surg., 2007, 245, 6, 867-872, doi: 10.1097/01.sla.0000259219.08209.36.

Additional files

Editorial Notes