Condition category
Not Applicable
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
23/05/2008
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 Pippa Oakeshott

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of General Practice and Primary Care
St George's Hospital Medical School
London
SW17 0RE
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N/A

Study information

Scientific title

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

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

General practitioners' referral for radiographic examination

Intervention

1. Received guidelines
2. No guidelines

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

01/04/1992

Overall trial end date

30/04/1993

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Other

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

Added as of 23/05/2008: 62 practices (170 general practitioners)

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/04/1992

Recruitment end date

30/04/1993

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Department of General Practice and Primary Care
London
SW17 0RE
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 London (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

Results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8204331

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Oakeshott P, Kerry SM, Williams JE, Randomized controlled trial of the effect of the Royal College of Radiologists' guidelines on general practitioners' referrals for radiographic examination., Br J Gen Pract, 1994, 44, 382, 197-200.

Additional files

Editorial Notes