Condition category
Infections and Infestations
Date applied
13/09/2005
Date assigned
14/10/2005
Last edited
06/02/2015
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 Jeremy Farrar

ORCID ID

Contact details

Oxford University Clinical Research Unit
Hospital for Tropical Diseases
Ho Chi Minh City
-
Viet Nam
+84 (0)8 9237954
jeremyjf@hcm.vnn.vn

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

061330

Study information

Scientific title

Randomised controlled trial of artesunate versus artemether in severe malaria in adults

Acronym

AAV

Study hypothesis

Randomised controlled trial of artesunate versus artemether in severe malaria in adults.

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

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Severe malaria

Intervention

Randomised controlled trial of artesunate versus artemether.

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Artesunate and artemether

Primary outcome measures

Mortality

Secondary outcome measures

No secondary outcome measures

Overall trial start date

01/05/1996

Overall trial end date

30/07/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Any adult patient with severe malaria who gives consent.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

To be added

Participant exclusion criteria

No consent.

Recruitment start date

01/05/1996

Recruitment end date

25/06/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Viet Nam

Trial participating centre

Oxford University Clinical Research Unit
Ho Chi Minh City
-
Viet Nam

Sponsor information

Organisation

University of Oxford (UK)

Sponsor details

University Offices
Wellington Square
Oxford
OX1 2JD
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1865 270143
research.services@admin.ox.ac.uk

Sponsor type

University/education

Website

http://www.ox.ac.uk

Funders

Funder type

Charity

Funder name

Wellcome Trust

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

private sector organisation

Funding Body Subtype

international

Location

United Kingdom

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