Condition category
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
19/02/2013
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

Dr David DeBerker

ORCID ID

Contact details

c/o Research and Development Office
Level 1
Old Building
Bristol Royal Infirmary
Marlborough Street
Bristol
BS2 8HW
United Kingdom
+44 (0)117 928 3473

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0264098284

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

How is the pathway altered by using email and digital images in patient referral?

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

GP practices

Trial type

Other

Patient information sheet

Condition

Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases

Intervention

Patients randomised to standard or electronic referral process.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Analysis of waiting times
2. Patient and doctor satisfaction surveys
3. Time to resolution of problem

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/06/2001

Overall trial end date

01/12/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients in primary care with dermatology problems.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

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

01/06/2001

Recruitment end date

01/12/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

c/o Research and Development Office
Bristol
BS2 8HW
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

United Bristol Healthcare 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