Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
07/01/2010
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

Prof Peter Tyrer

ORCID ID

Contact details

St Mary's Hospital Medical School
Patterson Centre
20 South Wharf Road
London
W2 1PD
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7886 1648
p.tyrer@ic.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

RDC00940

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

The feasibility of a proposed large-scale study to evaluate the effectiveness of liaison psychiatry in general practice by randomly allocating GP practices to (a) psychiatric services delivered to primary care (experimental group) and (b) psychiatric services delivered in secondary care (control group), will be examined in the study.

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

GP practices

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Schizophrenia and other psychoses; depression, anxiety, neuroses

Intervention

1. Psychiatric services delivered to primary care (experimental group)
2. Psychiatric services delivered in secondary care (control group)

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Clinical psychopathology
2. Social adjustment
3. Service costs
4. Service satisfaction.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

30/04/1998

Overall trial end date

31/12/1998

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients with mental health problems who had been referred to psychiatric services in the last 6 months.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

84 (added 07/01/10)

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not match inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

30/04/1998

Recruitment end date

31/12/1998

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

St Mary's Hospital Medical School
London
W2 1PD
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

Government

Funder name

NHS Executive London (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 in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12111030

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Emmanuel JS, McGee A, Ukoumunne OC, Tyrer P, A randomised controlled trial of enhanced key-worker liaison psychiatry in general practice., Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol, 2002, 37, 6, 261-266, doi: 10.1007/s00127-002-0550-y.

Additional files

Editorial Notes