Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
29/03/2012
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 H Apthorp

ORCID ID

Contact details

Conquest Hospital
The Ridge
St Leonard's on Sea
TN37 7RD
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0019134502

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To compare the results of unipolar hemiarthroplasty, bipolar hemiarthroplasty and total hip replacement to ascertain whether one type of arthroplasty gives a better outcome in the treatment of displaced intracapsular neck of femur fractures.

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

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

Condition

Surgery: Hip arthroplasty

Intervention

Randomised prospective trial

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Mortality
2. Residence
3. Pain at each follow-up
4. Mobility and walking aids
5. Complications
6. Length of hospital stay
7. Transfusion requirement

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/06/2003

Overall trial end date

01/06/2008

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients with displaced intracapsular femoral neck fractures who have a Conquest Hip score of 2 or 3 and require replacement arthroplasty.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/06/2003

Recruitment end date

01/06/2008

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Conquest Hospital
St Leonard's on Sea
TN37 7RD
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

East Sussex Hospitals 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

1. 1999 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10505129

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Squires B, Bannister G, Displaced intracapsular neck of femur fractures in mobile independent patients: total hip replacement or hemiarthroplasty?, Injury, 1999, 30, 5, 345-348.

Additional files

Editorial Notes