Condition category
Urological and Genital Diseases
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
14/04/2015
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 JH Hobbiss

ORCID ID

Contact details

Consultant Surgeon
Royal Bolton Hospital
Minerva Road
Farnworth
Bolton
BL4 0JR
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1204 390544
abc@email.com

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

M0010058197

Study information

Scientific title

Randomised, controlled trial of the stoppa repair versus the Lichtenstein method for the repair of bilateral inguinal hernia: short-term outcome

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Post-operative complications and return to activity following bilateral inguinal hernia repair.

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

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Urological and Genital Diseases: Inguinal hernia

Intervention

Stoppa repair versus Lichtenstein repair

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Post-operative complications
2. Post-operative pain
3. Return to normal activity

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/05/1999

Overall trial end date

01/05/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

50 patients in each group, undergoing repair of bilateral inguinal hernia

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

100

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/05/1999

Recruitment end date

01/05/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Royal Bolton Hospital
Bolton
BL4 0JR
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Bolton Hospitals 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