Condition category
Circulatory System
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
10/04/2015
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Stopped
Recruitment status
Stopped

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Mr S Sarin

ORCID ID

Contact details

Watford General Hospital
Vicarage Road
Watford
WD18 0HB
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0143116191

Study information

Scientific title

Does early compression therapy following deep vein thrombosis prevent development of post-thrombotic limb syndrome?

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To assess the benefits of early high grade compression in patients with recent first episode proximal deep vein thrombosis.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Single-blinded randomised controlled study

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Cardiovascular: Deep vein thrombosis (DVT)

Intervention

1. Patients wear compression stockings for 6 months
2. No stockings

Please note, this trial was stopped in 2004 due to poor recruitment.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Venous function

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/06/2003

Overall trial end date

01/04/2006

Reason abandoned

Participant recruitment issue

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

250 patients with first episode single limb, proximal vein thrombosis.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

250

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/06/2003

Recruitment end date

01/04/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Watford General Hospital
Watford
WD18 0HB
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

Hospital/treatment centre

Funder name

West Hertfordshire 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