Condition category
Not Applicable
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
01/12/2010
Prospective/Retrospective
Prospectively 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 Warren Stevens

ORCID ID

Contact details

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Health Services Research Unit
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7636 8636
warren.stevens@lshtm.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N/A

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Not provided at time of registration

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

GP practices

Trial type

Prevention

Patient information sheet

Condition

Exercise and health

Intervention

1. Consultation with an exercise development officer, and offered a personalised 10 week programme to increase levels of physical activity combining leisure centre and home based activities.
2. Control subjects were sent information on local leisure centres.

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

01/02/2004

Overall trial end date

31/12/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Inactive people (identified by questionnaire) aged between 45 and 74 years.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/02/2004

Recruitment end date

31/12/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

NHS R&D Regional Programme Register - Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

The Department of Health
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.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

NHS Executive London

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

1998 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9773174

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Stevens W, Hillsdon M, Thorogood M, McArdle D, Cost-effectiveness of a primary care based physical activity intervention in 45-74 year old men and women: a randomised controlled trial., Br J Sports Med, 1998, 32, 3, 236-241.

Additional files

Editorial Notes