Condition category
Digestive System
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
22/09/2014
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

Mr IJ Beckingham

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Surgery
E Floor West Block
University Hospital
Nottingham
NG7 2UH
United Kingdom
+44 0115 924 9924 (44402/41254/45269)

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0192080748

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

A trial of laparoscopic surgery versus endoscopic dilatation in the treatment of achalasia of the oesophagus.

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

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Digestive system: achalasia of the oesophagus

Intervention

Laparoscopic surgery versus endoscopic dilatation

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Symptom control
2. Side effect profile

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/08/1999

Overall trial end date

31/01/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Total number of subjects = 20

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/08/1999

Recruitment end date

31/01/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Department of Surgery
Nottingham
NG7 2UH
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Queens Medical Centre University Hospital NHS Trust (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