Condition category
Circulatory System
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
15/12/2008
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 L Pennington

ORCID ID

Contact details

University of Manchester
Centre for Human Communication & Deafness
Oxford Road
Manchester
M13 9PL
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

RHC28317

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

What is the clinical effectiveness of two alternative strategies for improving research utilisation in speech and language therapy and which of the two strategies is the most cost effective?

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

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Cardiovascular diseases: Cerebrovascular disease

Intervention

Not provided at time of registration

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

01/11/2000

Overall trial end date

01/11/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

All speech and language therapy departments in the North West region that provide dysphagia services to stroke patients

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Added December 2008: 1470

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/11/2000

Recruitment end date

01/11/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

University of Manchester
Manchester
M13 9PL
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

NHS R&D Regional Programme Register - Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

The Department of Health
Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7307 2622
dhmail@doh.gsi.org.uk

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

NHS Executive North West (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

2005 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15929507

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Pennington L, Roddam H, Burton C, Russell I, Godfrey C, Russell D, Promoting research use in speech and language therapy: a cluster randomized controlled trial to compare the clinical effectiveness and costs of two training strategies., Clin Rehabil, 2005, 19, 4, 387-397.

Additional files

Editorial Notes