Condition category
Infections and Infestations
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
14/11/2014
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 Graham Lee

ORCID ID

Contact details

Moorfields Eye Hospital
162 City Road
London
EC1V 2PD
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7253 3411

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0141109779

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

What duration of oral valaciclovir antiviral prophylaxis is required to decrease the recurrence of herpes simplex corneal infection following corneal grafting performed for scarring from herpes simplex?

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised placebo-controlled double-blind pilot study

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Infections and Infestations: Herpes

Intervention

Valaciclovir vs placebo

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Valaciclovir

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

28/04/2002

Overall trial end date

27/04/2005

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

40

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

28/04/2002

Recruitment end date

27/04/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Moorfields Eye Hospital
London
EC1V 2PD
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Moorfields Eye 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