Condition category
Infections and Infestations
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
06/11/2014
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 Patricia Thorn

ORCID ID

Contact details

Renal Unit
Churchill Hospital
Headington
Oxford
OX3 7LJ
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1865 225360

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0176079528

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Is the risk of a recurrent infection reduced by performing a line change on a peritoneal dialysis (PD) patient when patients present with peritonitis?

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

Infections and Infestations: Peritonitis

Intervention

Antibiotics and no line change compared to antibiotics and a line change

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

To evaluate whether recurrence of peritonitis is more common in patients who present with peritonitis and receive antibiotics and no line change compared to patients who receive antibiotics and a line change.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/06/2000

Overall trial end date

01/06/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

40-50 patients and 40-50 control patients, total 100

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/06/2000

Recruitment end date

01/06/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Renal Unit
Oxford
OX3 7LJ
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

Government

Funder name

Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals 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

Publication citations

Additional files

Editorial Notes