Condition category
Pregnancy and Childbirth
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
13/10/2014
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

Mrs Bridget Knight

ORCID ID

Contact details

Maternity Unit
Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital
4 Rivermead Road
Exeter
EX2 4RL
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

RSU/05/08.98/K

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

The effect of specific point acupuncture on the symptoms of nausea, with or without associated vomiting, in early pregnancy.

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

Not specified

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Pregnancy and childbirth: Pregnancy

Intervention

Acunpuncture vs no acupuncture

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Nausea score
2. Anxiety
3. Depression

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/12/1998

Overall trial end date

01/05/1999

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Women suffering morning sickness covered by the Maternity services in the Community of Exeter

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Female

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/12/1998

Recruitment end date

01/05/1999

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Maternity Unit
Exeter
EX2 4RL
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

NHS R&D Regional Programme Register - Department of Health (UK)

Sponsor details

The Department of Health
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.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

NHS Executive South West (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

2001 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11165579

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Knight B, Mudge C, Openshaw S, White A, Hart A, Effect of acupuncture on nausea of pregnancy: a randomized, controlled trial., Obstet Gynecol, 2001, 97, 2, 184-188.

Additional files

Editorial Notes