Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
14/04/2015
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 Catharine Darcy

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Plastic Surgery
St Helens & Knowsley Hospitals NHS Trust
Whiston Hospital
Prescot
L35 5DR
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0237109529

Study information

Scientific title

Mobilization of the thumb flexor tendon

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Postoperative 'Controlled Active Movement' mobilization method gives a better outcome than the 'Kleinert' mobilisation method after surgical repair of a lacerated thumb flexor tendon. The assessor will be blinded.

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

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Surgery: Repair of thumb tendon

Intervention

Postoperative 'Controlled Active Movement' mobilization method vs 'Kleinert' mobilisation

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

The outcome at 12 weeks post repair of injury.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/02/2002

Overall trial end date

08/12/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

80 patients over 16

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

80

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/02/2002

Recruitment end date

08/12/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

St Helens & Knowsley Hospitals NHS Trust
Prescot
L35 5DR
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

St Helens and Knowsley 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