Condition category
Respiratory
Date applied
21/09/2000
Date assigned
21/09/2000
Last edited
12/10/2016
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 Lindsay Smith

ORCID ID

Contact details

East Somerset Research Consortium
Westlake Surgery
Somerset
BA22 9AH
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1935 862624
lfpsmith@globalnet.co.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

G0000502

Study information

Scientific title

Pragmatic primary care randomised placebo controlled trial of steroids (oral or nebulised) in the treatment of croup

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

GP practices

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Primary care

Intervention

Not provided at time of registration

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

steroids

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/12/1996

Overall trial end date

31/12/2001

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Child

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

01/12/1996

Recruitment end date

31/12/2001

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

East Somerset Research Consortium
Somerset
BA22 9AH
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Medical Research Council (MRC) (UK)

Sponsor details

20 Park Crescent
London
W1B 1AL
United Kingdom
+44 20 7636 5422
clinical.trial@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk

Sponsor type

Research council

Website

http://www.mrc.ac.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Medical Research Council (UK)

Alternative name(s)

MRC

Funding Body Type

private sector organisation

Funding Body Subtype

other non-profit

Location

United Kingdom

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

12/10/2016: No publications found in PubMed, verifying study status with principal investigator.