Condition category
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
28/08/2012
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 Lyn Williamson

ORCID ID

Contact details

Swindon & Marlborough NHS Trust
The Great Western Hospital
Marlborough Road
Swindon
SN3 6BB
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0247153457

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Is physiotherapy/acupuncture important in the management of knee osteoarthritis

Ethics approval

Approved by the Swindon Research Ethics Committee, ref: 06/Q2004/3

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

Musculoskeletal Diseases: Osteoarthritis of the knee

Intervention

Not provided at time of registration

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

01/04/2004

Overall trial end date

31/03/2007

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients with moderate to severe osteoarthritis of the knee

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

181

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/04/2004

Recruitment end date

31/03/2007

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Swindon & Marlborough NHS Trust
Swindon
SN3 6BB
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

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.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Swindon and Marlborough NHS Trust (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Funder name

NHS R&D Support Funding

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. 2012 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22914302

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Soni A, Joshi A, Mudge N, Wyatt M, Williamson L, Supervised exercise plus acupuncture for moderate to severe knee osteoarthritis: a small randomised controlled trial., Acupunct Med, 2012, 30, 3, 176-181, doi: 10.1136/acupmed-2012-010128.

Additional files

Editorial Notes