Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
30/09/2004
Date assigned
30/09/2004
Last edited
05/12/2014
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 Godfrey Bwalya

ORCID ID

Contact details

Miranda House
Gladstone Street
Hull
HU3 2RT
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0084132839

Study information

Scientific title

The relationship between anaesthetic induction agent type or dose and clinical outcome in patients with depression undergoing electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Is there a relationship between the effect of a dose or type of anaesthetic induction agent on seizure duration and clinical outcome in patients undergoing electrical convulsive therapy for depression?

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

Mental and Behavioural Disorders: Depression

Intervention

Randomised 40 subjects to each of the four anaesthetic induction agent groups.
Pre-ECT Hamilton Depression Rating Scale (HAM-D) score. Six sessions of ECT, observed motor seizure during, electroencephalogram (EEG) seizure duration in seconds. Post ECT HAM-D score done 1-2 days following ECT treatment.

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Hamilton Depression Scale scores and data collection forms.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/03/2003

Overall trial end date

01/12/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

160 subjects

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/03/2003

Recruitment end date

01/12/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Miranda House
Hull
HU3 2RT
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://www.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Hospital/treatment centre

Funder name

The North and South Bank Research and Development Consortium (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