Condition category
Circulatory System
Date applied
28/09/2007
Date assigned
28/09/2007
Last edited
18/07/2011
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 Jonathan Beard

ORCID ID

Contact details

STH NHS Foundation Trust
Vascular Research
Sheffield Vascular Institute
Firth 4
Northern General Hospital
Sheffield
S5 7AU
United Kingdom
+44 0114 271 5534
jonathan.d.beard@sth.nhs.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0059185034

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Will claudication distance and max walking distance be greater when walking using Nordic walking poles in a standard treadmill walking test?

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised controlled pilot study

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Cardiovascular: Intermittent claudication

Intervention

Nordic poles vs standard treatment

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Distance walked by participants

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/02/2006

Overall trial end date

04/04/2007

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Intermittent claudication

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

15

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/02/2006

Recruitment end date

04/04/2007

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

STH NHS Foundation Trust
Sheffield
S5 7AU
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHSTCT Register - 2007 Update - Department of Health

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.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Funder name

NHS R&D Support Funding

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

1. 2008 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18835794

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Oakley C, Zwierska I, Tew G, Beard JD, Saxton JM, Nordic poles immediately improve walking distance in patients with intermittent claudication., Eur J Vasc Endovasc Surg, 2008, 36, 6, 689-94; discussion 695-6, doi: 10.1016/j.ejvs.2008.06.036.

Additional files

Editorial Notes