Condition category
Circulatory System
Date applied
05/09/2001
Date assigned
05/09/2001
Last edited
07/09/2007
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

Mr Tom Fahey

ORCID ID

Contact details

Division of Primary Health Care
University of Bristol
Canynge Hall
Whiteladies Road
Bristol
BS8 2PR
United Kingdom
+44 (0)117 928 7381
tom.fahey@bristol.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

Grant number RC016

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Not provided at time of registration

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

Diagnostic

Patient information sheet

Condition

Hypertension

Intervention

Framing of risk as an Absolute Risk (AR) or as the Number Needed to Treat (NNT) to prevent an adverse event.

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

01/01/2000

Overall trial end date

01/01/2001

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients with hypertension taking blood pressure lowering medication.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

457

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/01/2000

Recruitment end date

01/01/2001

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Division of Primary Health Care
Bristol
BS8 2PR
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

NHS Wales Office of Research and Development (UK)

Sponsor details

The National Assembly for Wales
Cathays Park
Cardiff
CF10 3NQ
United Kingdom

Sponsor type

Government

Website

http://dialspace.dial.pipex.com/word/

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

NHS Wales Office of Research and Development (UK) (grant ref: RC016)

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

Results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?cmd=Retrieve&db=PubMed&list_uids=11686857

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Fahey T, Montgomery AA, Peters TJ, Randomized trial evaluating the framing of cardiovascular risk and its impact on blood pressure control [ISRCTN87597585]., BMC Health Serv Res, 2001, 1, 10.

Additional files

Editorial Notes