Condition category
Injury, Occupational Diseases, Poisoning
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
08/04/2014
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

Mr Michael Bater

ORCID ID

Contact details

Maxillofacial Department
Poole Hospital NHS Trust
Longfleet Road
Poole
BH15 2JB
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0186150989

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Is there any improvement in wound healing or cosmesis by prescription of topical ointments following suture of soft tissue wounds?

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

Injury, Occupational Diseases, Poisoning: Wound healing

Intervention

Antibacterial ointment (TASO) vs placebo vs no ointment - A randomised controlled trial

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

At review for suture removal the wounds would be assessed for healing. At a subsequent review, the wound would be assessed for cosmesis. The groups would be compared and the best treatment modality ascertained.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

30/04/2004

Overall trial end date

30/04/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients with facial lacerations requiring suture

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

30/04/2004

Recruitment end date

30/04/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Maxillofacial Department
Poole
BH15 2JB
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

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.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Poole Hospital NHS Trust (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