Condition category
Signs and Symptoms
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
03/02/2016
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 Amr Mohsen

ORCID ID

Contact details

Orthopaedic Department
Hull Royal Infirmary
Anlaby Road
Hull
HU3 2JZ
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0084096576

Study information

Scientific title

A prospective randomised double blind and placebo controlled trial of tamsulosin for post operative urinary retention in men undergoing hip and knee arthroplasty and spinal surgery

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Can perioperative use of tamsulosin reduce the incidence of postoperative urinary retention at statistically and clinically significant levels?

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

Post operative urinary retention

Intervention

Randomised controlled trial comparing (a) Tamsulosin and (b) placebo.

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Tamulosin

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

30/12/1999

Overall trial end date

14/07/2004

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

512 Patients in total.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

512

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not match inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

30/12/1999

Recruitment end date

14/07/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Orthopaedic Department
Hull
HU3 2JZ
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

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

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Funder name

British Orthopaedic Society

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

03/02/2016: No publications found, verifying study status with principal investigator.