Condition category
Eye Diseases
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
26/01/2016
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

Miss Lisa Collins

ORCID ID

Contact details

Glaucoma Project Office
Cheltenham General Hospital
Trust HQ
1 College Lawn
Cheltenham
GL53 7AG
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0106128058

Study information

Scientific title

A pilot study to determine the feasibility of a glaucoma direct referral scheme for community optometrists and to evaluate the clinical quality of optometry follow up of glaucoma patients in the community and hospital

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To test the feasibility of a direct referral scheme for community optometrists and to evaluate the follow up of glaucoma patients in community and 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

Other

Trial type

Other

Patient information sheet

Not available in web format, please use the contact details below to request a patient information sheet

Condition

Eye Diseases: Glaucoma

Intervention

Randomised trial
1. Optometrist shared care
2. Hospital clinic

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Reduction in inappropriate hospital referrals

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

10/07/2003

Overall trial end date

10/07/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

100-150 new glaucoma referrals age 60-85 approx and 400 follow up patients per year for two years

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

1000

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

10/07/2003

Recruitment end date

10/07/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Cheltenham General Hospital
Cheltenham
GL53 7AG
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

Other

Funder name

Gloucestershire R&D Consortium (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

26/01/2016: no publications found on PubMed.