Condition category
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Date applied
19/12/2002
Date assigned
19/12/2002
Last edited
14/09/2007
Prospective/Retrospective
Prospectively 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 Malcolm Law

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine
Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine
St Bartholomew's and The Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry
Charterhouse Square
London
EC1M 6BQ
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7882 6281
M.R.Law@mds.qmw.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

97/02A

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

Other

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Hip fractures

Intervention

1. Treated group receive cholecalciferol 2.5 mg every 3 months
2. No intervention in control group

Intervention type

Supplement

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Vitamin D supplementation

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/01/2004

Overall trial end date

01/01/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

All residents of residential homes except those with known hypercalcaemia, myeloma, sarcoidosis and cancer

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/01/2004

Recruitment end date

01/01/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Department of Environmental and Preventive Medicine
London
EC1M 6BQ
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

The Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust (UK)

Sponsor details

24 Manchester Square
London
W1U 3TH
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7487 5851
julesthorntrust@compuserve.com

Sponsor type

Charity

Website

http://www.julesthorntrust.org.uk/

Funders

Funder type

Charity

Funder name

The Sir Jules Thorn Charitable 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

Results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?cmd=retrieve&db=pubmed&list_uids=16641143

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Law M, Withers H, Morris J, Anderson F, Vitamin D supplementation and the prevention of fractures and falls: results of a randomised trial in elderly people in residential accommodation., Age Ageing, 2006, 35, 5, 482-486, doi: 10.1093/ageing/afj080.

Additional files

Editorial Notes