Condition category
Not Applicable
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
11/02/2008
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 Magaret Somerville

ORCID ID

Contact details

Research and Development Support Unit
Room N1
ITTC Building
Tamar Science Park
1 Davy Road
Plymouth
PL6 8BX
United Kingdom
margaret.somerville@sw-devon-ha.swest.nhs.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N/A

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Not provided at time of registration

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

Not applicable

Intervention

Improvement of houses (n=50) (including insulation, double-glazing, re-roofing, heating, ventilation and electrical rewiring) vs wait-list control

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

01/01/1996

Overall trial end date

31/12/2000

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Houses on an estate in Watcombe, Torbay

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

01/01/1996

Recruitment end date

31/12/2000

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Research and Development Support Unit
Plymouth
PL6 8BX
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

NHS R&D Regional Programme Register - Department of Health (UK)

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.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Not defined

Funder name

NHS Executive South West (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

2002 results on http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12031053

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Somerville M, Basham M, Foy C, Ballinger G, Gay T, Barton AG, , From local concern to randomized trial: the Watcombe Housing Project., Health Expect, 2002, 5, 2, 127-135.

Additional files

Editorial Notes