Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
29/09/2006
Date assigned
29/09/2006
Last edited
08/12/2010
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

Mr David Pothier

ORCID ID

Contact details

ENT
Royal United Hospital
B&NES
Bath
BA1 3NG
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1225 428331
David.Pothier@ruh-bath.swest.nhs.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0212177261

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Is it best to wait one or ten minutes before performing nasendoscopy after the application of cophenylcaine?

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

Nasendoscopy

Intervention

Quantitative, randomised controlled trial
Treatment 1: wait 1 minute
Treatment 2: wait 10 minutes

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Visual analogue scales of pain and discomfort for patients.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/03/2006

Overall trial end date

01/09/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients who, by the decision of the examining clinician, need to undergo examination of their nasal cavity using rigid nasendoscopy.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

50

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Unable to provide informed consent
2. Patients in whom lignocaine or phenylphrine is contra indicated for medical reasons
3. Patients in whom only one nasal cavity or part of one cavity is to be examined

Recruitment start date

01/03/2006

Recruitment end date

01/09/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

ENT
Bath
BA1 3NG
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHSTCT Register - 2006 Update - Department of Health

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

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Royal United Hospital Bath NHS Trust

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

2007 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17040589

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Pothier DD, Hall CE, Gillett S, Nankivell P, Timing of co-phenylcaine administration before rigid nasendoscopy: a randomized, controlled trial., J Laryngol Otol, 2007, 121, 3, 228-230, doi: 10.1017/S0022215106002441.

Additional files

Editorial Notes