Condition category
Nutritional, Metabolic, Endocrine
Date applied
07/07/2010
Date assigned
07/07/2010
Last edited
30/08/2013
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 Gail Dovey Pearce

ORCID ID

Contact details

North Tyneside General Hospital
Rake Lane
North Shields
NE29 8NH
United Kingdom
gail.dovey-pearce@northumbria.nhs.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

4383

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

DRN132

Study hypothesis

1. Each young person given the option of 'Transition Sessions' (4 in total)
2. Begins with 'Transition Planner'
3. Addresses issues pertinent to young person and their diabetes
4. Aimed at looking at self care issues
5. Encouraging young people to take control of their health
6. Managing the transition to adult services
7. Supporting young people to make informed decisions about health choices
8. Supporting staff to encourage this to happen

Ethics approval

MREC approved (ref: 07/Q0904/19)

Study design

Single centre non-randomised interventional process of care trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Non randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Diagnostic

Patient information sheet

Condition

Topic: Diabetes Research Network; Subtopic: Both; Disease: Service delivery

Intervention

Transition Pathway: Young people with diabetes aged 15 - 16 years at Northumbria Healthcare NHS Trust

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Barriers and facilitators to implementing a Transition Pathway for adolescents with diabetes

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/01/2008

Overall trial end date

31/08/2010

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. Young people aged 16 years and older
2. Attend the Diabetes service at North Tyneside General Hospital
3. Transferred from the paediatric service at North Tyneside, having taken part in the 'transition pathway' during their final year in paediatrics

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Planned sample size: 31; UK sample size: 31

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/01/2008

Recruitment end date

31/08/2010

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

North Tyneside General Hospital
North Shields
NE29 8NH
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust (UK)

Sponsor details

North Tyneside General Hospital
Rake Lane
North Shields
NE29 8NH
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.northumbria.nhs.uk/

Funders

Funder type

Charity

Funder name

Diabetes UK (UK) (ref: BDA:RD06/0003267)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

private sector organisation

Funding Body Subtype

other non-profit

Location

United Kingdom

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

2011 results in: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22007985

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Price CS, Corbett S, Lewis-Barned N, Morgan J, Oliver LE, Dovey-Pearce G, Implementing a transition pathway in diabetes: a qualitative study of the experiences and suggestions of young people with diabetes., Child Care Health Dev, 2011, 37, 6, 852-860, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2214.2011.01241.x.

Additional files

Editorial Notes