Condition category
Urological and Genital Diseases
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
24/09/2013
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 Michael Bailey

ORCID ID

Contact details

The Guildford Clinic
170 Priestley Road
Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7RQ
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1483 207 234

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0211050067

Study information

Scientific title

A comparison of laparoscopic total extra-peritoneal versus Lichtenstein hernia repair: randomised prospective single blind trial

Acronym

Study hypothesis

A randomised prospective, single-blind comparison of laparoscopic total extra-peritoneal versus Lichtenstein hernia repair.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised prospective single-blind trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Urological and Genital Diseases: Lichtenstein hernia repair

Intervention

Group 1 - Lichtenstein repair
Group 2 - totally extraperitoneal laparoscopic repair

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Pain scores; time to return to work/normal activities of daily living (ADL); physiotherapy assessment; clinical recurrence.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/05/2002

Overall trial end date

31/03/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

All adult patients with inguinal hernias who are suitable for a laparoscopic repair.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

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

01/05/2002

Recruitment end date

31/03/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

The Guildford Clinic
Guildford, Surrey
GU2 7RQ
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

Royal Surrey County Hospital 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