Condition category
Injury, Occupational Diseases, Poisoning
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
14/03/2014
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

Dr D Boon

ORCID ID

Contact details

Accident and Emergency Dept
Derriford Hospital
Derriford Rd
Plymouth
PL6 8DH
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0185131394

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To ascertain whether aspiration of traumatic elbow effusions reduces pain, increases mobility and quality of life?

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: Traumatic elbow effusion

Intervention

Randomly assigned to aspiration or not.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Parameters of pain, mobility and quality of life will be assessed on presentation, after treatment, one day, one week and 3 months.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/11/2003

Overall trial end date

01/10/2007

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

150 patients with traumatic elbow effusions, or type 1/2 radial head fractures.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

150

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/11/2003

Recruitment end date

01/10/2007

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Accident and Emergency Dept
Plymouth
PL6 8DH
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

Plymouth 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