Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
13/03/2014
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 Bruce Hamilton Pennie

ORCID ID

Contact details

Clinical Director-Orthopaedic Directorate
University Hospital
Aintree
Longmoor Lane
Liverpool
L9 7AL
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0025157076

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Do patients need hydrotherapy after disc surgery and is it more effective than dry land physiotherapy?

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

Condition

Surgery: Disc surgery

Intervention

Hydrotherapy vs dry land physiotherapy

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

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

01/12/2004

Overall trial end date

01/04/2007

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

38 patients with disc surgery

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/12/2004

Recruitment end date

01/04/2007

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Clinical Director-Orthopaedic Directorate
Liverpool
L9 7AL
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

Aintree Hospitals NHS Trust (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Funder name

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