Condition category
Signs and Symptoms
Date applied
21/09/2000
Date assigned
21/09/2000
Last edited
10/05/2011
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 Alastair Hay

ORCID ID

Contact details

Clinical Lecturer in General Practice
University of Leicester
Leicester General Hospital
Gwendolen Road
Leicester
LE5 4PW
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

G0000500

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

LTAC (Leicester Trial of Antibiotics in Acute Cough)

Study hypothesis

Not provided at time of registration.

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

GP practices

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Primary care

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

01/09/1999

Overall trial end date

01/09/2002

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Child

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration.

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration.

Recruitment start date

01/09/1999

Recruitment end date

01/09/2002

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Clinical Lecturer in General Practice
Leicester
LE5 4PW
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Medical Research Council (MRC) (UK)

Sponsor details

20 Park Crescent
London
W1B 1AL
United Kingdom
+44 20 7636 5422
clinical.trial@headoffice.mrc.ac.uk

Sponsor type

Research council

Website

http://www.mrc.ac.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Medical Research Council (UK)

Alternative name(s)

MRC

Funding Body Type

private sector organisation

Funding Body Subtype

other non-profit

Location

United Kingdom

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

2004 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19417001

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Hay AD, Jüttner KV, Antibiotics for acute cough in primary care., BMJ, 2009, 338, b834.

Additional files

Editorial Notes