Condition category
Signs and Symptoms
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
28/11/2014
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 Jamie Kelly

ORCID ID

Contact details

Poole Hospital NHS Trust
Longfleet Road
Poole
BH15 2JD
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0186133788

Study information

Scientific title

Prospective double-blind randomised controlled trial to evaluate the role of Tamsulosin in the prevention of post-operative urinary retention following inguinal hernia repair

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Evaluation of the role of the alpha adrenergic blocker Tamsulosin in the prevention of post-operative urinary retention following inguinal hernia repair

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Prospective double-blind randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Signs and Symptoms: Post-operative urinary retention

Intervention

Tamsulosin vs standard practice

Intervention type

Drug

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Tamsulosin

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

22/07/2003

Overall trial end date

21/01/2004

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

200 patients

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

22/07/2003

Recruitment end date

21/01/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Poole Hospital NHS Trust
Poole
BH15 2JD
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Poole Hospital 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