Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
05/06/2014
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 Lindsey Dow

ORCID ID

Contact details

North Bristol NHS Trust
Care of the Elderly
Directorate of Medical Services
Frenchay Hospital
Bristol
BS16 1LE
United Kingdom
+44 (0)117 9701212 x 2077

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

R/19/16-12-94/DOW/D

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To identify the effectiveness of two interventions that aimed to promote smoking cessation among adult smokers visiting friends or relatives who were hospital in-patients.

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

Hospitals

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Not available in web format, please use the contact details below to request a patient information sheet

Condition

Mental and behavioural disorders: addiction

Intervention

1. (SN) screened by a specialist nurse, and then offered a minimum of three further appointments with the specialist nurse over a 12-month period, in which participants were given counselling regarding smoking cessation and other appropriate behavioural change, supported by appropriate health education material.
2. (GP) screened and counselled by a specialist nurse on one occasion and then advised to seek further advice from their GP.
3. Control group receiving no intervention within the 12-month study period.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Smoking status at 12 months follow-up validated by salivary cotinine.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/06/1995

Overall trial end date

30/09/1998

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Friends or relatives of in-patients at Frenchay Hospital who were smokers

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

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

01/06/1995

Recruitment end date

30/09/1998

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

North Bristol NHS Trust
Bristol
BS16 1LE
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

NHS R&D Regional Programme Register - Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

The Department of Health
Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7307 2622
dhmail@doh.gsi.org.uk

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

NHS Executive South West (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