Condition category
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Date applied
18/07/2002
Date assigned
18/07/2002
Last edited
07/06/2011
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 Jennifer Klaber Moffett

ORCID ID

Contact details

Institute of Rehabilitation
University of Hull
215 Anlaby Road
Hull
HU3 2PG
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1482 675610

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

K0572

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

McKABI

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

Not specified

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Back pain and neck pain

Intervention

Patients randomised to the McKenzie group will be allocated to a McKenzie trained physiotherapist.

Patients randomised to the Brief Intervention group based on cognitive¬Ņbehavioural principles. It will consist of a brief assessment and physical examination to exclude any serious pathology, helping the patient to identify specific problems and work out solutions using a patient education booklet, and encouraging movement and appropriate paced exercises.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Tampa Scale of Kinesiophobia

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

31/08/2002

Overall trial end date

30/08/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. Sub-acute or chronic neck and back pain of mechanical origin (lasting at least 3 weeks)
2. Able to travel independently to the physiotherapy department
3. Age range at least 18 years (no upper limit).

The aim is to be as inclusive as possible in order to improve generalisability and clinical relevance of the findings.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

315

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

31/08/2002

Recruitment end date

30/08/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Institute of Rehabilitation
Hull
HU3 2PG
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Arthritis Research Campaign (ARC) (UK)

Sponsor details

Copeman House
St Mary's Court
St Mary's Gate
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S41 7TD
United Kingdom
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info@arc.org.uk

Sponsor type

Charity

Website

http://www.arc.org.uk

Funders

Funder type

Charity

Funder name

Arthritis Research Campaign (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

2006 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17062645

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Moffett JK, Jackson DA, Gardiner ED, Torgerson DJ, Coulton S, Eaton S, Mooney MP, Pickering C, Green AJ, Walker LG, May S, Young S, Randomized trial of two physiotherapy interventions for primary care neck and back pain patients: 'McKenzie' vs brief physiotherapy pain management., Rheumatology (Oxford), 2006, 45, 12, 1514-1521, doi: 10.1093/rheumatology/kel339.

Additional files

Editorial Notes