Condition category
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Date applied
10/07/2002
Date assigned
10/07/2002
Last edited
06/09/2007
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 Fay Crawford

ORCID ID

Contact details

The London Foot Hospital (during the trials conduct)
33 Fitzroy Square
London
W1P 6AY
United Kingdom
f.crawford@dundee.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

C0533

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

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Plantar heel pain

Intervention

1. Steroid injection alone
2. Local anaesthetic injection alone
3. Steroid injection with a tibial nerve block
4. Local anaesthetic injection with atibial nerve block

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Corticosteroid injection

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/01/1995

Overall trial end date

01/12/1998

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Plantar heel pain

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

01/01/1995

Recruitment end date

01/12/1998

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

The London Foot Hospital (during the trials conduct)
London
W1P 6AY
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Arthritis Research Campaign (ARC) (UK)

Sponsor details

Copeman House
St Mary's Court
St Mary's Gate
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S41 7TD
United Kingdom
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info@arc.org.uk

Sponsor type

Charity

Website

http://www.arc.org.uk

Funders

Funder type

Charity

Funder name

Arthritis Research Campaign (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

Results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=pubmed&dopt=Abstract&list_uids=15847683

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Di Blasi Z, Crawford F, Bradley C, Kleijnen J, Reactions to treatment debriefing among the participants of a placebo controlled trial., BMC Health Serv Res, 2005, 5, 1, 30, doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-5-30.

Additional files

Editorial Notes