Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
08/07/2009
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 Peter Booth

ORCID ID

Contact details

The Windsor Clinic
University Hospital Aintree
Lower Lane
Liverpool
L9 7AL
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0156148820

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

What impact does the use of telephone prompting have on the attendance for treatment at a specialist alcohol clinic?

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

Mental and Behavioural Disorders: Alcohol dependence

Intervention

Randomised controlled trial of the use of telephone prompting on attendance for appointments

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Attendance at the selected outpatient or day treatment sessions.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/09/2004

Overall trial end date

01/06/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Adults attending out-patient/day treatment services from a alcohol misuse service in Merseyside.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

172

Participant exclusion criteria

Clients that chose residential treatment, or clients that request no treatment will not be asked to participate in the study. Also those without a telephone.

Recruitment start date

01/09/2004

Recruitment end date

01/06/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

The Windsor Clinic
Liverpool
L9 7AL
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

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

Hospital/treatment centre

Funder name

Mersey Care NHS Trust (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Funder name

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

2009 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19580702

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Jackson KR, Booth PG, Salmon P, McGuire J, The effects of telephone prompting on attendance for starting treatment and retention in treatment at a specialist alcohol clinic., Br J Clin Psychol, 2009, 48, Pt 4, 437-442, doi: 10.1348/014466509X457469.

Additional files

Editorial Notes