Condition category
Circulatory System
Date applied
27/01/2004
Date assigned
01/04/2004
Last edited
25/09/2009
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

Prof Maria Crotty

ORCID ID

Contact details

Repatriation General Hospital
Daws Road
Daw Park
Adelaide
5041
Australia

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

NHMRC Grant No. 98/31401

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

SAFIRE

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

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Strokes and falls

Intervention

To assess whether outreach visits would improve the implementation of evidence based clinical practice in the area of falls reduction and stroke prevention in a residential care setting.

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

01/01/2003

Overall trial end date

31/12/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients in residential care

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Senior

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

348

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/01/2003

Recruitment end date

31/12/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Australia

Trial participating centre

Repatriation General Hospital
Adelaide
5041
Australia

Sponsor information

Organisation

Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia)

Sponsor details

Office of NHMRC
GPO Box 9848
Canberra
ACT
2601
Australia
+61 2 6289 1555
research@nhmrc.gov.au

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.nhmrc.gov.au/

Funders

Funder type

Research council

Funder name

National Health and Medical Research Council - NHMRC (Australia)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Funder name

Evidence Based Clinical Practice Research Program (Grant No 98/31401)

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

2004 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15066200

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Crotty M, Whitehead C, Rowett D, Halbert J, Weller D, Finucane P, Esterman A, An outreach intervention to implement evidence based practice in residential care: a randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN67855475]., BMC Health Serv Res, 2004, 4, 1, 6, doi: 10.1186/1472-6963-4-6.

Additional files

Editorial Notes