Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
29/06/2010
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 Harry Hemingway

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Public Health & Primary Care
University College London
1-19 Torrington Place
London
WC1E 6BT
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7725 3235
Natalie.Fitzpatrick@westminster-pct.nhs.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

RDC00880

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

The project proposes to test the feasibility of a randomised controlled trial to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of shared care for patients with serious mental illness by randomly allocating GP practices to 1. general practices with a mental health worker (experimental group) and 2. general practices without a mental health worker (control 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

Mental and behavioural disorders: Schizophrenia and other psychoses; Mental and behavioural disorders: Depression, anxiety, neuroses

Intervention

1. General practices with a mental health worker (experimental group)
2. General practices without a mental health worker (control group)

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

01/05/1998

Overall trial end date

01/05/1999

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

01/05/1998

Recruitment end date

01/05/1999

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Department of Public Health & Primary Care
London
WC1E 6BT
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 London (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

1. Fitzpatrick NK, Shah S, Walker N, Nourmand S, Tyrer PJ, Barnes TRE, Higgitt A, Hemingway H. The determinants and effect of shared care on patient outcomes and psychiatric admissions: an inner city primary care cohort study. Soc Psych Psychiatr Epidemiol 2004; 39:154-163 in in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15052398

2. McCrone P, Fitzpatrick NK, Mathieson E, Chisholm D, Nourmand S. Economic Implications of shared care arrangements: a primary Care based study of patients in an inner city sample. Soc Psych Psychiatr Epidemiol 2004 Jul;39(7):553-9. in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15243693

Publication citations

  1. Fitzpatrick NK, Shah S, Walker N, Nourmand S, Tyrer PJ, Barnes TR, Higgitt A, Hemingway H, The determinants and effect of shared care on patient outcomes and psychiatric admissions - an inner city primary care cohort study., Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol, 2004, 39, 2, 154-163, doi: 10.1007/s00127-004-0721-0.

  2. McCrone P, Fitzpatrick NK, Mathieson E, Chisholm D, Nourmand S, Economic implications of shared care arrangements. A primary care based study of patients in an inner city sample., Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol, 2004, 39, 7, 553-559, doi: 10.1007/s00127-004-0780-2.

Additional files

Editorial Notes