Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
05/06/2014
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 S Bond

ORCID ID

Contact details

CHSR
21 Claremont Place
Newcastle University
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 4AA
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

9502057 R120/05272 RRD/7/1/2/1195

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

A single-site preliminary randomised study comparing a pre-admission clinic and nurse practitioner intervention for surgical patients aged 65 years and above with standard care. The nurse practitioner intervention will involve assessment of informational, nutritional, functional and social needs and mobilisation of appropriate pre-admission and post-discharge services.

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

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

Condition

Surgery

Intervention

1. Nurse practitioner intervention
2. Standard care

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Outcomes related to health and social status, satisfaction with discharge and service provision, length of hospital stay, service use and costs will be ascertained up to 3 months post-operatively.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

08/01/1995

Overall trial end date

31/08/1997

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Surgical patients aged >65 years

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Senior

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

08/01/1995

Recruitment end date

31/08/1997

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

CHSR
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE2 4AA
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

NHS R&D Regional Programme Register - Department of Health (UK)

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.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

NHS Executive Northern and Yorkshire (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