Condition category
Nervous System Diseases
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
04/10/2011
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Stopped
Recruitment status
Stopped

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr N Purandare

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Old Age Psychiatry
University of Manchester
2nd Floor Education and Research Centre
Wythenshawe Hospital
Southmoor Road
Manchester
M23 9LT
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0155153517

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Does nurse education improve knowledge and attitude towards patients with cognitive impairment on medical and surgical wards?

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Clustered randomised controlled trial with a crossover

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

'Not available in web format, please use the contact details below to request a patient information sheet

Condition

Nervous System Diseases: Cognitive disorders

Intervention

The intervention is an education programme comprising of workshops to improve verbal and non-verbal communication skills, valuing independence and respecting personhood which is combined with routine clinical advice from the liaison service. This is compared to a non intervention group which will receive routine clinical advice from the liaison service only.

As of 04/10/2011 this trial has stopped due to a transfer of staff between intervention and control wards.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Knowledge and attitudes of general nurses

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/10/2004

Overall trial end date

31/10/2005

Reason abandoned

Lack of staff

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Daytime group of nursing staff on 4 acute wards - 2 medical and 2 surgical.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Approximately 150 participants

Participant exclusion criteria

The study is being conducted on four inpatient acute wards and the only exclusion criteria is refusal of consent to participate.

Recruitment start date

01/10/2004

Recruitment end date

31/10/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Department of Old Age Psychiatry
Manchester
M23 9LT
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

Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust (UK), 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

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes