Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
23/06/2006
Date assigned
12/07/2006
Last edited
12/07/2006
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

Prof Heng-Hong Chang

ORCID ID

Contact details

No.123 Dinghu Road
Guishan Shiang
Taoyuan County
333
Taiwan
+886 3 3196200
tcmchh@adm.cgmh.org.tw

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

CMRPG340501

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

EEAPI

Study hypothesis

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) ear acupuncture theory

Ethics approval

Approved by the Institutional Review Board of Chang Gung Memorial Hospital (IRB/CGMH) reference number: 94-435

Study design

Single-blind, placebo-controlled study

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Insomnia

Intervention

Non-invasive ear acupoint acupressure versus placebo

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Actigraphy records

Secondary outcome measures

Sleep diary

Overall trial start date

01/12/2005

Overall trial end date

30/11/2006

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Primary insomnia patients

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

60

Participant exclusion criteria

Pregnancy

Recruitment start date

01/12/2005

Recruitment end date

30/11/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

Taiwan

Trial participating centre

No.123 Dinghu Road
Taoyuan County
333
Taiwan

Sponsor information

Organisation

Chang Gung Memorial Hospital (Taiwan)

Sponsor details

5 Fu-Hsing Street
Kuei Shan Hsian
Tauyang Hsien
33375
Taiwan

Sponsor type

Hospital/treatment centre

Website

http://www.cgmh.org.tw/index.htm

Funders

Funder type

Hospital/treatment centre

Funder name

Chang Gung Memorial Hospital

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