Condition category
Signs and Symptoms
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
20/08/2015
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

Mr Dominic Martin-Hirsch

ORCID ID

Contact details

Surgery and Anaesthetics
Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Trust
Calderdale Royal Hospital
Salterhebble
Halifax
HX3 0PW
United Kingdom
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abc@email.com

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0083126301

Study information

Scientific title

A Pilot comparative study of the efficacy and patient acceptability of the Rapid Rhino tamponade balloon and Merocel nasal tampon in acute epistaxis

Acronym

Study hypothesis

There is no difference between the rapid rhino tamponade balloon and the merocel nasal tampon in preventing bleeding from the nose.

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

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

Condition

Signs and Symptoms: Acute epistaxis

Intervention

Rapid rhino tamponade balloon vs merocel nasal tampon

Intervention type

Device

Phase

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Time to cessation of bleeding
2. Patient comfort

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

13/03/2003

Overall trial end date

12/09/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

126 patients

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

126

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

13/03/2003

Recruitment end date

12/09/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Trust
Halifax
HX3 0PW
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

Government

Funder name

Calderdale and Huddersfield 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

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes