Condition category
Not Applicable
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
06/06/2012
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 Kieran Hand

ORCID ID

Contact details

Pharmacy Department
Chelsea & Westminster Hospital
369 Fulham Road
London
SW10 9NH
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0060155844

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Does structured, temporally spaced, revision of lecture material improve long-term memory in junior pharmacists following teaching on the subject of antibiotics? If so, to what extent is recall of information improved and does this warrant the increased resource requirements of structured revision?

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

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

Condition

Methods of post-graduate teaching

Intervention

Randomised, unblinded, educational study with subjects assigned to intervention or control groups

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Comparison of effectiveness of methods of post-graduate teaching. For publication in the educational or scientific literature

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

18/01/2005

Overall trial end date

31/08/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

60 (Recruitment - London NHS Acute Trusts)

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

60

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not match inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

18/01/2005

Recruitment end date

31/08/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Pharmacy Department
London
SW10 9NH
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

Hospital/treatment centre

Funder name

Chelsea and Westminster Healthcare 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

1. Hand, K.S.P. & Jubraj, J. (2007) The impact of spaced review of learning on subsequent recall of information by hospital pharmacists, following teaching on antibiotics. Pharm World Sci 29 (3): p240–277

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes