Condition category
Eye Diseases
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
22/03/2016
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

Ms Kate Kelley

ORCID ID

Contact details

Worthing & Southlands Hospitals NHS Trust
Worthing Hospital
Lyndhurst Road
Worthing
BN11 2DH
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1903 205111 x 4198
kate.kelley@wash.nhs.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0283091717

Study information

Scientific title

An evaluation of the effectiveness of a nurse-run glaucoma support unit in comparison to a medically-led outpatients clinic

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To compare the effectiveness of a nurse-run glaucoma support unit with that of a medically-led outpatients clinic, in terms of patients' knowledge of the condition and its treatment, and adherence to medication

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

Treatment

Patient information sheet

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

Condition

Glaucoma

Intervention

Randomised controlled trial

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Patients' understanding of glaucoma, adherence to therapy.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/11/2001

Overall trial end date

06/05/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

102 patients with long-term chronic stable glaucoma

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

102

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not meet inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

01/11/2001

Recruitment end date

06/05/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Worthing & Southlands Hospitals NHS Trust
Worthing
BN11 2DH
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Research organisation

Funder name

Sussex NHS Research Consortium (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

22/03/2016: No publications found, verifying study status with principal investigator