Condition category
Cancer
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
03/05/2016
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Completed
Recruitment status
No longer recruiting

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr Lesley Walker

ORCID ID

Contact details

The Institute of Rehabilitation
215 Anlaby Road
Hull
HU3 2 PG
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1482 675046
L.G.Walker@hull.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0084122778

Study information

Scientific title

A randomised controlled trial of the psychoneuroimmunological effects of relaxation and guided imagery, alone and in combination, in patients with colorectal cancer

Acronym

Study hypothesis

What are the effects of the intervention techniques, on quality of life, adjustment, coping, treatment satisfaction, host defences and hormones?

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

Cancer: Colorectal

Intervention

1. Arm 1: support as usual in the Oncology Health Centre
2. Arm 2: support as usual + relaxation
3. Arm 3: support as usual + imagery alone
4. Arm 4: support as usual + imagery and relaxation

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

06/03/2003

Overall trial end date

01/01/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

180 Patients, four groups of 45.

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

06/03/2003

Recruitment end date

01/01/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

The Institute of Rehabilitation
Hull
HU3 2 PG
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

Charity

Funder name

The North and South Bank Research and Development Consortium (UK) NHS R&D Support Funding

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Funder name

Cancer Research UK (UK)

Alternative name(s)

CRUK

Funding Body Type

private sector organisation

Funding Body Subtype

other non-profit

Location

United Kingdom

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

03/05/2016: No publications found, verifying study status with principal investigator.