Condition category
Musculoskeletal Diseases
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
05/12/2014
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

Mr Joshua T Wies

ORCID ID

Contact details

Box 194
Rheumatology Research Unit
Addenbrooke's NHS Trust
Cambridge
CB2 2QQ
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0544074139

Study information

Scientific title

Shoulder impairment and disability: a randomised controlled trial towards evidence-based physiotherapy

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Study of physiotherapy for shoulder disorders. The proposed study aims to identify effective methods for the treatment of shoulder disorders and to explore some of the underlying assumptions about its causes and outcome after treatment. There is little valid research into the causes and treatment of shoulder disorders which account for around 1.2% of all patients seen in a general practitioner's clinic.

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

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Musculoskeletal Diseases: Shoulder disorders

Intervention

In order to develop treatment based on evidence of effectiveness, the study will compare three groups receiving physiotherapy and a control group receiving none.

Intervention type

Procedure/Surgery

Phase

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

18/04/2000

Overall trial end date

18/04/2005

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

180

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

18/04/2000

Recruitment end date

18/04/2005

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Addenbrooke's NHS Trust
Cambridge
CB2 2QQ
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

Government

Funder name

Cambridge Consortium - Addenbrooke's (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