Condition category
Cancer
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
17/05/2012
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

Mrs Jan Barclay

ORCID ID

Contact details

Dorset Cancer Centre
Poole Hospital NHS Trust
Longfleet Road
Poole
BH15 2JB
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0186103058

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Randomised trial to assess the effectiveness of a massage cream containing aromatherapy oils vs massage cream alone in the treatment of lymphoedema.

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

Not available in web format, please use the contact details below to request a patient information sheet

Condition

Cancer: Lymphoedema

Intervention

Massage cream containing aromatherapy oils vs massage cream alone

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/09/2001

Overall trial end date

30/04/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

20 patients

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

20

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/09/2001

Recruitment end date

30/04/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Dorset Cancer Centre
Poole
BH15 2JB
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

Richmond House
79 Whitehall
London
SW1A 2NL
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 7307 2622
dhmail@doh.gsi.org.uk

Sponsor type

Government

Website

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

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Poole 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

2006 results on http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16563861

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Barclay J, Vestey J, Lambert A, Balmer C, Reducing the symptoms of lymphoedema: is there a role for aromatherapy?, Eur J Oncol Nurs, 2006, 10, 2, 140-149, doi: 10.1016/j.ejon.2005.10.008.

Additional files

Editorial Notes