Condition category
Signs and Symptoms
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
18/10/2016
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 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

N0226118475

Study information

Scientific title

Comparison of small bowel barium (EZ-Paque) and pre-thickened barium (EZ-Varibar) for videofluoroscopic assessment of dysphagia

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To assess whether the use of pre-thickened barium preparations is superior to the current practice of diluting and thickening powered barium to meet the patients' requirements.

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

Diagnostic

Patient information sheet

Not available in web format, please use contact details to request a participant information sheet

Condition

Dysphagia

Intervention

Randomised comparative trial:
1. Small bowel barium (EZ-Paque)
2. Pre-thickened barium (EZ-Varibar)

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Completion of videofluroscopy assessment.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/12/2002

Overall trial end date

01/06/2004

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

50 consecutive patients referred for videofluroscopy

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

50

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/12/2002

Recruitment end date

01/06/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Wythenshawe Hospital
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

Industry

Funder name

Cook UK Ltd

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

18/10/2016: No publications found, verifying study status with principal investigator.