Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
07/11/2014
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 Annetta Bouius

ORCID ID

Contact details

Islington Learning Disabilities Partnership
1 Lowther Road
London
N7 8SU
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7527 6620

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0530118484

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

What are the factors that influence the decision-making abilities of people with learning disabilities? How can decision-making skills and abilities of people with learning disabilities be enhanced through the way in which we explain information?

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

Mental and Behavioural Disorders: Learning difficulties

Intervention

1. Hypothetical dental procedure explained to participants using verbal method of explanation
2. Same dental procedure explained using equivalent accessible information form of explanation, interviews

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Informing an individual in a way that works with their skills and abilities would ensure that individual is given every opportunity to participate in the decisions being made in their lives.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/01/2003

Overall trial end date

31/12/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

15-20 healthy volunteers who are service users of a range of services which provide services for people with learning disabilities, including Centre 404, Elfrida Society, Islington Learning Disabilities Partnership, etc.

Participant type

Healthy volunteer

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

20

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/01/2003

Recruitment end date

31/12/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Islington Learning Disabilities Partnership
London
N7 8SU
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

North Central London Community Research Consortium (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