Condition category
Circulatory System
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
14/09/2007
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 Helen Rodgers

ORCID ID

Contact details

Dept of Medicine/Dept of Epidemiology & Public Health
The Medical School
University of Newcastle upon Tyne
21 Claremont Place
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 4AA
United Kingdom
+44 (0)191 222 8025
helen.rodgers@newcastle.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

MS46

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

Cardiovascular diseases: Cerebrovascular disease

Intervention

1. Early supported discharge
2. Conventional care

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/02/1995

Overall trial end date

31/01/1996

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

92 patients admitted to three hospitals in Newcastle upon Tyne were randomised to early supported discharge or conventional care. To be eligible for entry patients had to:
1. Be living at home prior to the stroke
2. Not be too severely disabled
3. Not have any other condition that might preclude rehabilitation

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

92

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/02/1995

Recruitment end date

31/01/1996

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Dept of Medicine/Dept of Epidemiology & Public Health
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 4AA
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHS R&D 'Time-Limited' National Programme Register - Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

The Department of Health
Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

NHS Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke National Research and Development Programme (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/sites/entrez?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&list_uids=9408667

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Rodgers H, Soutter J, Kaiser W, Pearson P, Dobson R, Skilbeck C, Bond J, Early supported hospital discharge following acute stroke: pilot study results., Clin Rehabil, 1997, 11, 4, 280-287.

Additional files

Editorial Notes