Condition category
Surgery
Date applied
30/09/2005
Date assigned
30/09/2005
Last edited
11/04/2014
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 Noriko Suzuki

ORCID ID

Contact details

The Wolfson Unit
North West London Hospitals NHS Trust
St Mark's Hospital
Watford Road
Harrow
HA1 3UJ
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0515071734

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

What is the optimal technique for the removal of small polyps at colonoscopy?

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

Not specified

Trial type

Not Specified

Patient information sheet

Condition

Surgery: Colonoscopy

Intervention

Patients will be randomised to have any small polyps removed in one of 3 ways, hot biopsy, cold snare, hot snare.

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Determination of which therapy is most suitable for removal of small colonic polyps

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

04/05/1999

Overall trial end date

31/03/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

150 patients, over 18 years of age

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Adult

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

150

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

04/05/1999

Recruitment end date

31/03/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

The Wolfson Unit
Harrow
HA1 3UJ
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Department of Health

Sponsor details

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

North West London Hospitals NHS Trust (UK), NHS R&D Support Funding

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