Condition category
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
13/09/2012
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

Dr John Bevans

ORCID ID

Contact details

Crumpsall Clinic
Humphrey Street
Crumpsall
Manchester
M8 9JS
United Kingdom
+44 (0)161 720 7808
jsbevans@lineone.net

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0353110464

Study information

Scientific title

Treatment of neurovascular corns by electrosurgery: a randomised controlled trial

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To evaluate the use of electrosurgery in the treatment of painful neurovascular and neurofibrous heloma durum

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

Other

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Corns

Intervention

Randomised controlled trial. Electrosurgery to remove chronic painful neurovascular and/or neurofibrous corns versus standard treatment.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/04/2002

Overall trial end date

31/03/2004

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Podiatry patients

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not match inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

01/04/2002

Recruitment end date

31/03/2004

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Crumpsall Clinic
Manchester
M8 9JS
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Hospital/treatment centre

Funder name

South Manchester Primary Care 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. 2010 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20434674

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Bevans JS, Bosson G, A comparison of electrosurgery and sharp debridement in the treatment of chronic neurovascular, neurofibrous and hard corns. A pragmatic randomised controlled trial., Foot (Edinb), 2010, 20, 1, 12-17, doi: 10.1016/j.foot.2010.03.003.

Additional files

Editorial Notes