Condition category
Nervous System Diseases
Date applied
06/11/2002
Date assigned
06/11/2002
Last edited
13/08/2009
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 Laurence Jerome

ORCID ID

Contact details

90 Wharncliffe Rd South
London
Ontario
N6J 2K1
Canada
+1 519 432 3818
ljerome@rogers.com

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N/A

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

CAD

Study hypothesis

Not provided at time of registration.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised placebo controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Central Audition Deficit (Central Auditory Processing Disorder [CAPD])

Intervention

Retesting the central audition on methylphenidate or placebo

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Methylphenidate (RitalinĀ®)

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration.

Overall trial start date

01/04/2002

Overall trial end date

30/04/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Sixty-two consecutive attendees at a university clinic for communication disorders referred for evaluation of learning and listening problems at school by parents, teachers or family physicians and shown to have deficits of Central Audition on a Willeford standardised test battery

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Child

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

62

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not match inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

01/04/2002

Recruitment end date

30/04/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Canada

Trial participating centre

90 Wharncliffe Rd South
London, Ontario
N6J 2K1
Canada

Sponsor information

Organisation

University of Western Ontario (Canada)

Sponsor details

1151 Richmond Street
Suite 2
London
Ontario
N6A 4B8
Canada
+1 519 661 2111
wnonline@uwo.ca

Sponsor type

University/education

Website

http://www.med.uwo.ca/

Funders

Funder type

Other

Funder name

Self funded

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