Condition category
Pregnancy and Childbirth
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
30/09/2016
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 Zahid Rafique

ORCID ID

Contact details

18 Northwood Drive
Hessle
East Yorkshire
HU13 0TA
United Kingdom
+44 (0)1482 629914
zahid.rafique@virgin.net

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0084078266

Study information

Scientific title

Effect of acupressure at P6 on nausea and vomiting during labour

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Can the use of acupressure during labour help prevent nausea and vomiting?

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Randomised placebo controlled parallel group trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised parallel trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Prevention

Patient information sheet

Condition

Pregnancy and Childbirth: Vomiting, nausea

Intervention

Randomised controlled trial comparing (a) acupressure at P6 versus (b) acupressure at a point with no known acupressure point or pathway.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/07/2000

Overall trial end date

30/06/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

100 women in each group.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Female

Target number of participants

200

Participant exclusion criteria

Does not match inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

01/07/2000

Recruitment end date

30/06/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

18 Northwood Drive
Hessle, East Yorkshire
HU13 0TA
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

Research organisation

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

30/09/2016: No publications found, verifying study status with principal investigator