Condition category
Pregnancy and Childbirth
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
16/10/2015
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

Ms C McCormick

ORCID ID

Contact details

Nottingham City Hospital
Nottingham
NG5 1PB
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0170149149

Study information

Scientific title

A randomised controlled trial of the effect of ambulation in the first stage of labour in terms of duration of labour of women with a previous caesarean

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Will ambulation during labour shorten the first stage of labour in women who have previously undergone one previous caesarian?

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

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

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

Condition

Pregnancy and Childbirth: Labour

Intervention

1. Encourage walking/mobilisation
2. Walk/mobilise as little/much as desired

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Duration of labour in each group

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

20/07/2004

Overall trial end date

31/07/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

200 women in latter stages of pregnancy

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Female

Target number of participants

200

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Women who intend to have a second planned elective caesarian section
2. Women who do not understand/speak English well enough to give valid consent
3. Non-cephalic presentation; known fetal abnormality
4. More than one previous LSCS; previous classical, inverted T or J incision to the uterus
5. Multiple pregnancy
6. Pre-term labour 37 weeks
8. Induced labour

Recruitment start date

20/07/2004

Recruitment end date

31/07/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Nottingham City Hospital
Nottingham
NG5 1PB
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

Nottingham City Hospital NHS Trust (UK), NHS R&D Support Funding

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