Condition category
Circulatory System
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
09/12/2008
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 C Brooker

ORCID ID

Contact details

Director of Nursing Research
University of Sheffield
Regent Court
30 Regent Street
Sheffield
S1 4DA
United Kingdom
+44 (0)114 282 5454

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

942001 & 952001 & RBB 95XX2

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

The aim of the project is to increase the healing rate of leg ulcers through the establishment of community clinics and the appropriate training of district nurses.
Project Aims:
1. To raise the profile of the care management of people with leg ulcers
2. To improve the cost effectiveness of the service
3. To introduce the concept of audit to the District Nursing service
4. To identify the education and training needs of the District Nursing Team
5. To improve the standard of patient care and health outcome in this client group

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

Cardiovascular diseases: Varicose veins/ulcers

Intervention

Not provided at time of registration

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

01/04/1994

Overall trial end date

31/03/1996

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

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/04/1994

Recruitment end date

31/03/1996

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Director of Nursing Research
Sheffield
S1 4DA
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 Trent (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

1998 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9582132

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Morrell CJ, Walters SJ, Dixon S, Collins KA, Brereton LM, Peters J, Brooker CG, Cost effectiveness of community leg ulcer clinics: randomised controlled trial., BMJ, 1998, 316, 7143, 1487-1491.

Additional files

Editorial Notes