Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
19/10/2016
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 Oday Al-Dadah

ORCID ID

Contact details

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Colney Lane
Norwich
NR4 7UY
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1603 286286
odayaldadah@hotmail.com

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0547134984

Study information

Scientific title

Post-operative drain clamping in total knee arthroplasty

Acronym

Study hypothesis

The aim of this study is to find out whether the use of intra-articular adrenaline solutions following total knee replacements reduces post-operative blood loss.

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: Knee arthroplasty

Intervention

Randomised controlled trial of intra-articular adrenaline solutions following total knee replacements

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Volume in drains
2. Comparison of pre-operative Hb to 1 day post operative Hb
3. Incidence of complications
4. Number of patients transfused (where Hb<10)

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/01/2004

Overall trial end date

31/12/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients undergoing primary total knee replacement under the care of the Investigator

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

01/01/2004

Recruitment end date

31/12/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital
Norwich
NR4 7UY
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

East Norfolk and Waveney Research Consortium - Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital/Norwich PCT

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

19/10/2016: No publications found in PubMed, verifying study status with principal investigator.