Condition category
Pregnancy and Childbirth
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
14/10/2014
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

Dr Nicholas Johnson

ORCID ID

Contact details

Leeds General Infirmary
Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Clarendon Wing
Leeds
LS2 9NS
United Kingdom
+44 (0)113 292 3891

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

HSR/041 441452

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To see if pocket reference cards reduce prescribing errors.

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

Prevention

Patient information sheet

Not available in web format, please use the contact details below to request a patient information sheet

Condition

Pregnancy and childbirth

Intervention

A portable, robust summary of prescribing relevant to obstetrics and gynaecology will be given to new SHOs in the Yorkshire region.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Prescribing error rates recorded by local ward pharmacists. The value of aid to house officers will be assessed by a structured interview.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

07/01/1996

Overall trial end date

04/01/1998

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Senior House Officers (SHO)

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

07/01/1996

Recruitment end date

04/01/1998

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Leeds General Infirmary
Leeds
LS2 9NS
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 Northern and Yorkshire (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