Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
29/09/2006
Date assigned
29/09/2006
Last edited
15/11/2011
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 Robert Alcock

ORCID ID

Contact details

Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt
Orthopaedic Hospital
Oswestry
SY10 7AG
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0196161708

Study information

Scientific title

The role of reinfusion drains in reducing transfusion requirements following primary total hip arthroplasty: a randomised controlled trial

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Does the use of reinfusion drains offer clinically significant benefits in terms of minimising the need for homologous blood transfusion?

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

Surgery: Total hip replacement (THR)

Intervention

Re-infusion drains vs no re-infusion drains

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Requirement for blood transfusion

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/02/2005

Overall trial end date

31/12/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

150 patients having total hip replacement (THR)

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

150

Participant exclusion criteria

Patients requiring post operative anti-coagulation

Recruitment start date

01/02/2005

Recruitment end date

31/12/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt
Oswestry
SY10 7AG
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

Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital (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

2010 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21138217

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Cheung G, Carmont MR, Bing AJ, Kuiper JH, Alcock RJ, Graham NM, No drain, autologous transfusion drain or suction drain? A randomised prospective study in total hip replacement surgery of 168 patients., Acta Orthop Belg, 2010, 76, 5, 619-627.

Additional files

Editorial Notes