Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
29/09/2006
Date assigned
29/09/2006
Last edited
29/08/2013
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

Mrs Ashley Simmons

ORCID ID

Contact details

Physiotherapy Department
Beckett Street
Leeds
LS9 7TF
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0436165525

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To investigate the effects of exercise training on fitness level before surgery and to assess the impact of training on pulmonary complications post-operatively.

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

Surgery: Abdominal

Intervention

Exercise training on fitness level before surgery vs standard care

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Chest X-ray and arterial blood gases for the evaluation of pulmonary complications
2. Quality of life questionnaire for qualitative evaluation of recovery

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/12/2004

Overall trial end date

01/10/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients undergoing abdominal surgery who have a period of 6 weeks or more between decision to operate and day of surgery.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

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

01/12/2004

Recruitment end date

01/10/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Physiotherapy Department
Leeds
LS9 7TF
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHSTCT Register - 2006 Update - Department of Health

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.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust (UK) NHS R&D Support Funding (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