Condition category
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases
Date applied
23/01/2004
Date assigned
23/01/2004
Last edited
08/01/2010
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

Prof Christopher Griffiths

ORCID ID

Contact details

Salford Royal Hospitals NHS Trust
Dept. of Medicine
Section of Dermatology
Eccles Old Road
Salford
M6 8HD
United Kingdom
+44 (0)161 787 4392
cgriffiths@fs1.ho.man.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

RHC28106

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

To assess the effectiveness of primary care guidelines and educational support in the management of psoriasis

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

Psoriasis

Intervention

Not provided at time of registration

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

1. Appropriateness of referral of patients who are subsequently referred to secondary care from the intervention and control centres.
2. Psoriasis severity.
3. Patient, GP and Dermatologist satisfaction.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/04/2001

Overall trial end date

01/04/2003

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Patients with psoriasis from Health centres in Wigan, Bolton, Salford and Trafford.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

Not provided at time of registration

Participant exclusion criteria

Does match inclusion criteria

Recruitment start date

01/04/2001

Recruitment end date

01/04/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Salford Royal Hospitals NHS Trust
Salford
M6 8HD
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

NHS R&D Regional Programme Register - Department of Health (UK)

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.doh.gov.uk

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

NHS Executive North West (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

2006 results in http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16882180

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Griffiths CE, Taylor H, Collins SI, Hobson JE, Collier PA, Chalmers RJ, Stewart EJ, Dey P, The impact of psoriasis guidelines on appropriateness of referral from primary to secondary care: a randomized controlled trial., Br. J. Dermatol., 2006, 155, 2, 393-400, doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2133.2006.07354.x.

Additional files

Editorial Notes