Condition category
Pregnancy and Childbirth
Date applied
10/10/2002
Date assigned
10/10/2002
Last edited
02/07/2009
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 TKH Chung

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Prince of Wales Hospital
Chinese University of Hong Kong
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-
Hong Kong

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

511007

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

Spontaneous abortion

Intervention

Routine surgical evacuation or medical evacuation of the uterus using misoprostol

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Misoprostol

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/10/1995

Overall trial end date

01/01/1998

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

All women admitted to the gynaecological unit of the Prince of Wales Hospital from October 1995 to January 1998 with:
1. A clinical diagnosis of spontaneous abortion
2. A positive urinary pregnancy test, and
3. Transvaginal Sonography (TVS) evidence of retained Products Of Conception (POCs)

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Female

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not meet inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

01/10/1995

Recruitment end date

01/01/1998

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Hong Kong

Trial participating centre

Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology
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-
Hong Kong

Sponsor information

Organisation

Hong Kong Health Services Research Fund (Hong Kong)

Sponsor details

Health Welfare and Food Bureau
Government Secretariat
HKSAR
20th floor Murray Building
Garden Road
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-
Hong Kong
+852 (0)2973 8288
hsrf@hwfb.gov.hk

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.fhb.gov.hk/grants/english/funds/funds_hhsrf/funds_hhsrf_abt/funds_hhsrf_abt.html

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Hong Kong Health Services Research Fund (Hong Kong)

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

1999 results http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10360909

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Chung TK, Lee DT, Cheung LP, Haines CJ, Chang AM, Spontaneous abortion: a randomized, controlled trial comparing surgical evacuation with conservative management using misoprostol., Fertil. Steril., 1999, 71, 6, 1054-1059.

Additional files

Editorial Notes