Condition category
Pregnancy and Childbirth
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
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

Ms Kathy Kershaw

ORCID ID

Contact details

Children’s and women’s services
Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Trust
Huddersfield Royal infirmary
Lindley
Huddersfield
HD3 3EA
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0083102896

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

There is no difference as measured by fear of future childbirth between patients given post-partum counselling and those given standard treatment.

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

Other

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Pregnancy and Childbirth: Counselling

Intervention

Randomised controlled trial of post-partum counselling versus standard treatment

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

A reduction in psychological morbidity associated with childbirth

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/11/2001

Overall trial end date

31/12/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. Women resident within Huddersfield Central or South PGGs
2. Delivered a child by operative delivery
3. Informed consent

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Female

Target number of participants

160 patients overall - 80 per arm.

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/11/2001

Recruitment end date

31/12/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Children’s and women’s services
Huddersfield
HD3 3EA
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Calderdale and Huddersfield 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

2005 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16225570

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Kershaw K, Jolly J, Bhabra K, Ford J, Randomised controlled trial of community debriefing following operative delivery., BJOG, 2005, 112, 11, 1504-1509, doi: 10.1111/j.1471-0528.2005.00723.x.

Additional files

Editorial Notes