Condition category
Not Applicable
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
22/09/2009
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

Ms Kate Kelley

ORCID ID

Contact details

Worthing & Southlands Hospitals NHS Trust
Worthing Hospital
Lyndhurst Road
Worthing
BN11 2DH
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1903 205111 x 4198
kate.kelley@wash.nhs.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0283122689

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To design an effective health promotion intervention for people aged 65 and over, which can be easily used by health care professionals as a tool to initiate health promotion advice and encourage health behaviour changes. The focus for behaviour change in this study was increasing healthy eating and activity levels in the intervention group.

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

Hospitals

Trial type

Other

Patient information sheet

Condition

Healthy living promotion

Intervention

Randomised controlled trial:
1. Health promotion intervention in leaflet form
2. Patient satisfaction questionnaire

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Self-reported behaviour and cognition changes on healthy eating and levels of activity.

Secondary outcome measures

1. Health survey (SF-12)
2. General Health Questionnaire (GHQ-12)
3. Quality of life (EuroQol)

Overall trial start date

01/01/2003

Overall trial end date

31/01/2004

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients aged 65 and over

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Senior

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

334 (final recruitment: 252)

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not match inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

01/01/2003

Recruitment end date

31/01/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Worthing & Southlands Hospitals NHS Trust
Worthing
BN11 2DH
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

Sussex NHS Research Consortium (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

2004 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15177835

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Kelley K, Abraham C, RCT of a theory-based intervention promoting healthy eating and physical activity amongst out-patients older than 65 years., Soc Sci Med, 2004, 59, 4, 787-797, doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2003.11.036.

Additional files

Editorial Notes