Condition category
Circulatory System
Date applied
11/01/2005
Date assigned
08/02/2005
Last edited
14/09/2009
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 Hasnain Dalal

ORCID ID

Contact details

Lower Lemon Street Surgery
18 Lemon Street
Truro
TR1 2LZ
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0202102544

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

CHARMS

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

Other

Trial type

Other

Patient information sheet

Condition

Acute myocardial infarction

Intervention

Interventions: 6-week nurse facilitated self-help package (the Heart Manual) or attendance at comprehensive hospital-based cardiac rehabilitation classes for 8-10 weeks.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/12/2000

Overall trial end date

30/06/2004

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

A subset of all patients from two primary care trusts admitted to the Royal Cornwall Hospital with uncomplicated myocardial infarction and without major co morbidity

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

230

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not match inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

01/12/2000

Recruitment end date

30/06/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Lower Lemon Street Surgery
Truro
TR1 2LZ
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Peninsula Medical School (Primary Care) (UK)

Sponsor details

Postgraduate Education Centre
Barrack Road
Exeter
EX2 5DW
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1392 403011
penren@pms.ac.uk

Sponsor type

University/education

Website

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

NHS Research & Development - NHS Executive South West "developments in organisation of care" grant (ref: D/02/10.99/Dal) (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

2007 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17196274

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Dalal HM, Evans PH, Campbell JL, Taylor RS, Watt A, Read KL, Mourant AJ, Wingham J, Thompson DR, Pereira Gray DJ, Home-based versus hospital-based rehabilitation after myocardial infarction: A randomized trial with preference arms--Cornwall Heart Attack Rehabilitation Management Study (CHARMS)., Int. J. Cardiol., 2007, 119, 2, 202-211, doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2006.11.018.

Additional files

Editorial Notes