Condition category
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Date applied
15/07/2002
Date assigned
15/07/2002
Last edited
03/10/2007
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

Dr Ian Ryans

ORCID ID

Contact details

Rheumatology Department
Ulster Hospital
Dundonald
BT16 1RH
United Kingdom
+44 (0)2890 484511

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

M0567

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To assess the effectiveness of intra-articular triamcinolone injection and physiotherapy singly or combined in the treatment of adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder.

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

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder

Intervention

1. Intra-articular triamcinolone and physiotherapy
2. Intra-articular triamcinolone without physiotherapy
3. Intra-articular placebo and physiotherapy
4. Intra-articular placebo without physiotherapy

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Triamcinolone

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/10/1998

Overall trial end date

01/04/2002

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Painful shoulder for more than 4 weeks and less than 6 months with greater than 25% limitation of active and passive range of movement in external rotation and abduction as compared with the contralateral shoulder.

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

01/10/1998

Recruitment end date

01/04/2002

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Rheumatology Department
Dundonald
BT16 1RH
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Arthritis Research Campaign (ARC) (UK)

Sponsor details

Copeman House
St Mary's Court
St Mary's Gate
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S41 7TD
United Kingdom
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info@arc.org.uk

Sponsor type

Charity

Website

http://www.arc.org.uk

Funders

Funder type

Charity

Funder name

Arthritis Research Campaign (UK)

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/sites/entrez?cmd=retrieve&db=pubmed&list_uids=15657070

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Ryans I, Montgomery A, Galway R, Kernohan WG, McKane R, A randomized controlled trial of intra-articular triamcinolone and/or physiotherapy in shoulder capsulitis., Rheumatology (Oxford), 2005, 44, 4, 529-535, doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/keh535.

Additional files

Editorial Notes