Condition category
Not Applicable
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
13/09/2012
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

Dr John Gladman

ORCID ID

Contact details

Ageing and Disability Research Unit
Division of Rehab and Ageing
School of Community Health Sciences
Queen's Medical Centre
Nottingham
NG7 2UH
United Kingdom
+44 (0)115 924 9924 Ext 42618
john.gladman@nottingham.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

RBG 99X23

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

The project will evaluate a recently developed initiative to provide residential rehabilitation in social services homes for frail older people at risk of needing institutionalisation or extensive long-term home care packages.

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

Other

Trial type

Quality of life

Patient information sheet

Condition

Not applicable

Intervention

Not provided at time of registration

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/02/2000

Overall trial end date

31/01/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

If the service has a capacity for 20 consenting clients, with an average length of stay of 40 days (pilot work), and assuming 80% capacity is maintained, then 150 clients could be managed in one year.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Senior

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

150

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/02/2000

Recruitment end date

31/01/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Ageing and Disability Research Unit
Nottingham
NG7 2UH
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

NHS R&D Regional Programme Register - Department of Health (UK)

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.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

NHS Executive Trent (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

1. 2004 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15151912

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Fleming SA, Blake H, Gladman JR, Hart E, Lymbery M, Dewey ME, McCloughry H, Walker M, Miller P, A randomised controlled trial of a care home rehabilitation service to reduce long-term institutionalisation for elderly people., Age Ageing, 2004, 33, 4, 384-390, doi: 10.1093/ageing/afh126.

Additional files

Editorial Notes