Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
28/09/2007
Date assigned
28/09/2007
Last edited
15/05/2012
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 S Rohit

ORCID ID

Contact details

Burnley General Hospital
East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
Casterton Avenue
Burnley
BB10 2PQ
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0300157223

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Hypothesis that popliteal and ankle block give better pain relief than ankle block alone in forefoot surgery.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Prospective randomised controlled single blind study

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Not available in web format, please use the contact details below to request a patient information sheet

Condition

Surgery: Forefoot

Intervention

1. Ankle block only
2. Ankle and popliteal block (combined)

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Pain evaluation scores.

Secondary outcome measures

Satisfaction with pain relief.

Overall trial start date

30/11/2004

Overall trial end date

30/05/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients requiring forefoot surgery and willing to consent to nerve block.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

63 patients

Participant exclusion criteria

Peripheral neuropathies.

Recruitment start date

30/11/2004

Recruitment end date

30/05/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Burnley General Hospital
Burnley
BB10 2PQ
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHSTCT Register - 2007 Update - Department of Health

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.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

East Lancashire Hospitals 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

1. 2008 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18594091

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Samuel R, Sloan A, Patel K, Aglan M, Zubairy A, The efficacy of combined popliteal and ankle blocks in forefoot surgery., J Bone Joint Surg Am, 2008, 90, 7, 1443-1446, doi: 10.2106/JBJS.G.01133.

Additional files

Editorial Notes