Condition category
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Date applied
05/02/2002
Date assigned
05/02/2002
Last edited
10/05/2011
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

Professor Gary Macfarlane

ORCID ID

Contact details

Unit of Chronic Disease Epidemiology
University of Manchester
School of Epidemiology and Health Sciences
Oxford Road
Manchester
M13 9PT
United Kingdom
+44 (0)161 275 5191
g.macfarlane@man.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

M0637

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

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Persistent back pain

Intervention

Patients will be randomised to a back rehabilitation programme, based on the principles of cognitive behavioural therapy, or written information appropriate for patients with persistent back pain.

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

30/06/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

1. Consultation with General Practitioner (GP) with a new episode of back pain
2. Still have disabling back pain after 3 months

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

01/09/2001

Recruitment end date

30/06/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Unit of Chronic Disease Epidemiology
Manchester
M13 9PT
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Arthritis Research Campaign (ARC) (UK)

Sponsor details

Copeman House
St Mary's Court
St Mary's Gate
Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S41 7TD
United Kingdom
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info@arc.org.uk

Sponsor type

Charity

Website

http://www.arc.org.uk

Funders

Funder type

Charity

Funder name

Arthritis Research Campaign (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

2007 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17621203

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Johnson RE, Jones GT, Wiles NJ, Chaddock C, Potter RG, Roberts C, Symmons DP, Watson PJ, Torgerson DJ, Macfarlane GJ, Active exercise, education, and cognitive behavioral therapy for persistent disabling low back pain: a randomized controlled trial., Spine, 2007, 32, 15, 1578-1585, doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e318074f890.

Additional files

Editorial Notes