Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
08/03/2006
Date assigned
25/05/2006
Last edited
16/11/2009
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 Angela Hassiotis

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Mental Health Sciences
48 Riding House Street
London
W1W 7EY
United Kingdom
a.hassiotis@ucl.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

NRR: N0628169668

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

REBILD

Study hypothesis

1. Specialist behaviour therapy services for challenging behaviour (CB) do not significantly reduce such behaviour in adults with learning disability as measured by the Aberrant Behaviour Checklist (ABC)
2. There is no difference in cost effectiveness between the two models

Ethics approval

West Essex Local Research Ethics Committee, approval date: 08/04/2005, reference number: 05/Q0301/9

Study design

Randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Challenging behaviour

Intervention

Specialist behaviour team administering behaviour therapy versus treatment as usual

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Reduction in CB as measured by the ABC over the follow-up period

Secondary outcome measures

1. Improvement in mental state
2. Increase in quality of life scores
3. Reduction in carer burden and cost effectiveness as shown by reduction in care costs

Overall trial start date

01/04/2005

Overall trial end date

31/03/2008

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. People over 16 years of age
2. All levels of learning disability (LD)

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

60

Participant exclusion criteria

1. Mental illness or substance use if the main reason for CB
2. Medical illness if the main cause of CB

Recruitment start date

01/04/2005

Recruitment end date

31/03/2008

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Department of Mental Health Sciences
London
W1W 7EY
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

South Essex Partnership NHS Trust (UK)

Sponsor details

Trust Head Office
Dunton Court
Aston Road
Laindon
SS15 6NX
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1375 364650
chief.executive@southessex-trust.nhs.uk

Sponsor type

Government

Website

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

South Essex Partnership NHS Trust (UK) (Grant reference number: GRG3)

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

2009 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19687128

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Hassiotis A, Robotham D, Canagasabey A, Romeo R, Langridge D, Blizard R, Murad S, King M, Randomized, single-blind, controlled trial of a specialist behavior therapy team for challenging behavior in adults with intellectual disabilities., Am J Psychiatry, 2009, 166, 11, 1278-1285, doi: 10.1176/appi.ajp.2009.08111747.

Additional files

Editorial Notes