Condition category
Nutritional, Metabolic, Endocrine
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
05/12/2014
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

Mrs Sarah O'Brien

ORCID ID

Contact details

Diabetes Centre
Whiston Hospital
Prescot
L35 5DR
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0237101835

Study information

Scientific title

Impact of integrated care pathway (ICP) on management of hospital in-patients with diabetes

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To develop a care pathway for in-patients with diabetes, and assess the impact of the pathway on the management of diabetes in hospital.

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

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Nutritional, Metabolic, Endocrine: Diabetes

Intervention

Patients with diabetes admitted to the medical unit will be randomised to either a ward using ICP or a control ward.
All nursing staff on the medical unit will be included in the study, as will all patients with diabetes randomised to either a control or intervention ward, over a period of one year.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Nurses' knowledge
2. Patient satisfaction
3. Standard of care compared to the Trust's Diabetes guidelines

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/07/1999

Overall trial end date

01/11/2003

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

01/07/1999

Recruitment end date

01/11/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Whiston Hospital
Prescot
L35 5DR
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

Hospital/treatment centre

Funder name

St Helens and Knowsley Hospitals NHS Trust (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

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes