Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
11/08/2016
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 Jenny Keen

ORCID ID

Contact details

Institute of General Practice and Primary Care
Northern General Hosital
Heries Road
Sheffield
S5 7AU
United Kingdom
+44 (0)114 2715916
jenny.keen@kcl.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

RBP 97XX3

Study information

Scientific title

Methadone maintenance treatment for opiate addicts in shared care: is it effective in improving health outcomes and reducing criminality? A randomised controlled trial in a new primary care clinic

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To assess the effectiveness of MMT (methadone maintenance treatment) in Sheffield in the primary care specialist clinic, by demonstrating whether this intervention improves the health status of opiate addicts and reduces their level of criminal activity.

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

GP practices

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Mental and behavioural disorders: Addiction

Intervention

Not provided at time of registration

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Illicit drug use (from urine samples)
2. Criminal conviction rates
3. Health status (opiate addiction index and weight)

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/02/1998

Overall trial end date

31/03/2003

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

01/02/1998

Recruitment end date

31/03/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Institute of General Practice and Primary Care
Sheffield
S5 7AU
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

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes

11/08/21016: No publications found in PubMed, verifying study status with principal investigator.