Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
02/11/2004
Date assigned
02/11/2004
Last edited
07/08/2007
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

Prof Stephen Myers

ORCID ID

Contact details

P.O. Box 157
Lismore
2480
Australia

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

Hospitals

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Perceived stress

Intervention

Intervention: 6 g fish oil per day, containing 1.5 g docosahexaenoic acid (DHA)
Control: 6 g a day of olive oil (placebo)

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

01/06/2002

Overall trial end date

01/09/2002

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

University staff who scored ≥17 on the Perceived Stress Scale

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/06/2002

Recruitment end date

01/09/2002

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Australia

Trial participating centre

P.O. Box 157
Lismore
2480
Australia

Sponsor information

Organisation

Australian Centre for Complementary Medicine, Education and Research (ACCMER)

Sponsor details

P.O. Box 157
Lismore
2480
Australia

Sponsor type

Research organisation

Website

Funders

Funder type

Not defined

Funder name

Not provided at time of registration

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

Results in: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=pubmed&dopt=Abstract&list_uids=15566625

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Bradbury J, Myers SP, Oliver C, An adaptogenic role for omega-3 fatty acids in stress; a randomised placebo controlled double blind intervention study (pilot) [ISRCTN22569553]., Nutr J, 2004, 3, 20, doi: 10.1186/1475-2891-3-20.

Additional files

Editorial Notes