Condition category
Injury, Occupational Diseases, Poisoning
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
08/08/2011
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 Elizabeth Towner

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Child Health
Medical School
University of Newcastle
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE2 4HH
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

MCH 10-08

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

The aim of the study is to reduce school and sports and leisure injuries, reduce hazards and increase injury prevention awareness.

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

Injury, occupational diseases, poisoning: Musculoskeletal injury; Injury, occupational diseases, poisoning: Burns

Intervention

An injury prevention advocate will work with schools and the local injury prevention alliance, with emphasis on locally appropriate environmental interventions, advocacy and training. An evaluation officer will conduct evaluations of process, impact and outcome, using risk questionnaires to measure impact of the study and the level of self-reported injuries and a local surveillance system to measure health outcomes.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

To implement a range of outcome, impact and process measures for the evaluation of the programme and to develop a package of materials that highlight areas of good practice within schools that can be replicated elsewhere.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/10/1996

Overall trial end date

01/10/2001

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

The two year intervention will target 7 and 9 year old school pupils.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Child

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

01/10/1996

Recruitment end date

01/10/2001

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Department of Child Health
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE2 4HH
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHS R&D 'Time-Limited' National Programme Register - Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

The Department of Health
Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

NHS Mother and Child Health National Research and Development Programme (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. 1997 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/9113853

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Towner E, Jarvis S, The Childhood Injury Prevention and Promotion of Safety Programme (CHIPPS)., Inj. Prev., 1997, 3, 1, 67-68.

Additional files

Editorial Notes