Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
11/02/2010
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Stopped
Recruitment status
Stopped

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr Derrick F Martin

ORCID ID

Contact details

Main X Ray Area A
South Manchester University Hospitals NHS Trust
Wythenshawe Hospital
Southmoor Road
Manchester
M23 9LT
United Kingdom
+44 (0)161 291 6237
derrick.martin@smuht.nwest.nhs.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0226118476

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To compare the success and complication rates of the modified and the endoscopic method in a prospective randomised study.

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

Other

Patient information sheet

Condition

Gastrostomy tube insertion

Intervention

To compare the success and complication rates of the modified and the endoscopic method.

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Successful insertion of gastrostomy tube at the first attempt.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/12/2002

Overall trial end date

01/12/2004

Reason abandoned

Participant recruitment issue

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

200 Consecutive patients undergoing percutaneous gastrostomy (100 each arm).

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

200

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/12/2002

Recruitment end date

01/12/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Main X Ray Area A
Manchester
M23 9LT
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Hospital/treatment centre

Funder name

South Manchester University Hospitals 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