Condition category
Circulatory System
Date applied
29/09/2006
Date assigned
29/09/2006
Last edited
23/08/2007
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

Mrs Rhoda Allison

ORCID ID

Contact details

Teignbridge PCT
Newton Abbot Hospital
East Street
Newton Abbot
TQ12 4PT
United Kingdom
+44 01626 357201
rhoda.allison@nhs.net

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0620164288

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To assess the effect of providing extra sessions of standing practice on functional recovery after stroke.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Pilot randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Cardiovascular: Stroke

Intervention

People who fill the criteria for inclusion will be invited to participate and after giving informed consent will be randomly allocated to one of the two treatment groups. The pilot will admit a total of twenty participants who will be randomly allocated to either the group for conventional physiotherapy or the group with conventional physiotherapy plus additional standing practice.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

A battery of outcome measures will be recorded throughout the study. These are measures when the participant is asked to perform a number of tasks such as rolling over in bed, standing up, etc. The outcome measurement typically takes about 30-45 minutes to complete. Outcome measures will be taken on a weekly basis during the inpatient stay, and then at 12 weeks after the initial assessment.

Secondary outcome measures

No secondary outcome measures

Overall trial start date

21/02/2005

Overall trial end date

30/04/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. People who are received rehabilitation on the Stroke Rehabilitation Ward, Newton Abbot Hospital
2. Confirmed diagnosis of stroke
3. People who are able to participate in a rehabilitation programme (of 45 minutes of physiotherapy each working day)

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

20 participants

Participant exclusion criteria

The ward in question will not admit people who are unconscious or who have a diagnosis of mental health illness.

Recruitment start date

21/02/2005

Recruitment end date

30/04/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Teignbridge PCT
Newton Abbot
TQ12 4PT
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHSTCT Register - 2006 Update - Department of Health

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

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Exeter Primary Care Trust (UK) - Own account funding

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Funder name

NHS R&D Support Funding (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

Results in:
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?cmd=retrieve&db=pubmed&list_uids=17702703

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Allison R, Dennett R, Pilot randomized controlled trial to assess the impact of additional supported standing practice on functional ability post stroke., Clin Rehabil, 2007, 21, 7, 614-619, doi: 10.1177/0269215507077364.

Additional files

Editorial Notes