Condition category
Injury, Occupational Diseases, Poisoning
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
11/04/2012
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 B Dheansa

ORCID ID

Contact details

The Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Trust
Holtye Road
East Grinstead
RH19 3DZ
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0190155442

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To compare outcome in terms of intervention rate, complication rate and cosmesis for sheet graft vs. 1:1 meshed graft

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

Not available in web format, please use the contact details below to request a patient information sheet

Condition

Injury, Occupational Diseases, Poisoning: Burns

Intervention

Sheet grafts vs 1:1 mesh grafts.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Complication rates
2. Scar control
3. Patient and PT visual assessment using Vancouver scale.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/06/2005

Overall trial end date

01/06/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

All patients aged above 16 years of age undergoing a split skin grafting procedure that would be suitable for either sheet or 1:1 mesh (currently used interchangeably)

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

50

Participant exclusion criteria

Those who cannot understand the principles of the study or are incapable of making judgments; those on steroids, those who have conditions which impair healing, those with burn areas greater than 20% and those whom it will not be possible to follow up.

Recruitment start date

01/06/2005

Recruitment end date

01/06/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

The Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Trust
East Grinstead
RH19 3DZ
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

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

The Queen Victoria Hospital NHS Trust (UK), 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. 1987 18 - month follow up results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/3548909

Publication citations

  1. Herd AN, Hall PN, Widdowson P, Tanner NS, Mesh grafts--an 18 month follow-up., Burns Incl Therm Inj, 1987, 13, 1, 57-61.

Additional files

Editorial Notes