Condition category
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Date applied
29/09/2006
Date assigned
29/09/2006
Last edited
21/04/2015
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

Mr S Fieldhouse

ORCID ID

Contact details

Wigan Lane
Wigan
WN1 2NN
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0284168580

Study information

Scientific title

Mechanical Plantar heel pain (MPHP) and its response to a gastrocnemious-stretching programme

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Does the stretching programme reduce the symptoms of MPHP?

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

Musculoskeletal Diseases: Mechanical plantar heel pain

Intervention

Participants will be taken from outpatient clinic and given a series of stretching exercises then after the 6 week period will be asked to fill in questionnaires.

Participants will be randomly allocated into 2 groups:
Group A: stretching programme
Group B: will be the control and be required to continue as normal for the 6 week duration of the study

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

20/06/2005

Overall trial end date

20/09/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

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

20/06/2005

Recruitment end date

20/09/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Wigan Lane
Wigan
WN1 2NN
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHSTCT Register - 2006 Update - Department of Health

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.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh 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

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes