Condition category
Nutritional, Metabolic, Endocrine
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
26/02/2016
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

Dr T E Bowling

ORCID ID

Contact details

Consultant in Gastroenterology and Clinical Nutrition
Queens Medical Centre
University Hospital
Nottingham
NG7 2UH
United Kingdom
+44 (0)115 924 9924
tim.bowling@nuh.nhs.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0192134867

Study information

Scientific title

Does dietetic advice and optimisation of nutritional intake for the elderly in the community impact on healthcare utilisation: A prospective randomised controlled trial

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Does dietetic advice and optimisation of nutritional intake in the community-based elderly impact on overall healthcare utilisation?

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

Other

Patient information sheet

Condition

Nutritional, Metabolic, Endocrine:

Intervention

Randomised Controlled Trial

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Weight and body mass index.

Secondary outcome measures

1. Illness events
2. GP consultations
3. Prescription costs
4. Hospital admissions and length of stay
5. Quality of life
6. Dietary intake

Overall trial start date

19/12/2003

Overall trial end date

31/12/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Senior

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not meet inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

19/12/2003

Recruitment end date

31/12/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Consultant in Gastroenterology and Clinical Nutrition
Nottingham
NG7 2UH
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

Hospital/treatment centre

Funder name

Queen's Medical Centre University 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