Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
14/10/2002
Date assigned
14/10/2002
Last edited
01/07/2009
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 KF Chung

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Psychiatry
Faculty of Medicine
University of Hong Kong
-
-
Hong Kong

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

512006

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

Other

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Benzodiazepine dependence and withdrawal

Intervention

Semi-structured interviewing was conducted on all the subjects. A research assistant used 15 minutes to explain to the subject ways to reduce benzopiazepine gradually and they were given an information leaflet to bring home.

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

01/01/2000

Overall trial end date

01/01/2002

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. Aged 14 and above attending a psychiatric clinic
2. Has been taking benzodiazepine continuously for more than a month

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Other

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not meet inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

01/01/2000

Recruitment end date

01/01/2002

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Hong Kong

Trial participating centre

Department of Psychiatry
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-
Hong Kong

Sponsor information

Organisation

Hong Kong Health Services Research Fund (Hong Kong)

Sponsor details

Health Welfare and Food Bureau
Government Secretariat
HKSAR
20th floor Murray Building
Garden Road
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-
Hong Kong
+852 (0)2973 8288
hsrf@hwfb.gov.hk

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.fhb.gov.hk/grants/english/funds/funds_hhsrf/funds_hhsrf_abt/funds_hhsrf_abt.html

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Hong Kong Health Services Research Fund (Hong Kong)

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