Condition category
Circulatory System
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
21/04/2011
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 Pippa Oakeshott

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Community Health Sciences
St George's Hospital Medical School
6th Floor
Hunter Wing
Cranmer Terrace
London
SW17 0RE
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0243142063

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Do nurse led clinics improve management of hypertension in primary care?

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

Screening

Patient information sheet

Condition

Hypertension

Intervention

Pilot RCT studying the effect of a nurse-led hypertension clinic. Patients will be randomised to visit the nurse-led hypertension clinic or receiving care as usual.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Blood pressure

Secondary outcome measures

No secondary outcome measures

Overall trial start date

01/02/2004

Overall trial end date

03/06/2004

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Primary care hypertension patients

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

100

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Housebound
2. Severe illness,
3. GP feels unsuitable for any reason

Recruitment start date

01/02/2004

Recruitment end date

03/06/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Department of Community Health Sciences
London
SW17 0RE
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

STaRNet London (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Funder name

NHS R&D Support Funding (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

2007 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17395604

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Dean SC, Kerry SM, Cappuccio FP, Oakeshott P, Pilot study of potential barriers to blood pressure control in patients with inadequately controlled hypertension., Fam Pract, 2007, 24, 3, 259-262, doi: 10.1093/fampra/cmm005.

Additional files

Editorial Notes