Condition category
Respiratory
Date applied
10/10/2002
Date assigned
10/10/2002
Last edited
01/07/2009
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

Dr DSC Hui

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Medicine & Therapeutics
Prince of Wales Hospital
Chinese University of Hong Kong
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-
Hong Kong

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

921019

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

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Respiratory diseases

Intervention

Patients will then be randomized into two groups receiving:
1. Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation (NPPV) plus LTOT, or
2. LTOT plus oral placebo over a 3-month period.

NPPV will be delivered via a portable bilevel positive airway pressure (BiPAP) Duet device via a nasal or oral-nasal mask.

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

oxygen

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/01/2002

Overall trial end date

31/12/2002

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients with severe stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease with hypercapnic respiratory failure already on domiciliary long-term oxygen therapy (LTOT)

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not meet inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

01/01/2002

Recruitment end date

31/12/2002

Locations

Countries of recruitment

China

Trial participating centre

Department of Medicine & Therapeutics
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-
Hong Kong

Sponsor information

Organisation

Hong Kong Health Services Research Fund (Hong Kong)

Sponsor details

Health Welfare and Food Bureau
Government Secretariat
HKSAR
20th floor Murray Building
Garden Road
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-
Hong Kong
+852 (0)2973 8288
hsrf@hwfb.gov.hk

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.fhb.gov.hk/grants/english/funds/funds_hhsrf/funds_hhsrf_abt/funds_hhsrf_abt.html

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Hong Kong Health Services Research Fund (Hong Kong)

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