Condition category
Mental and Behavioural Disorders
Date applied
10/07/2006
Date assigned
22/08/2006
Last edited
05/08/2014
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 Stephen Scott

ORCID ID

Contact details

PO85 Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
DeCrespigny Park
London
SE5 8AF
United Kingdom
+44 (0) 207 848 0746
s.scott@iop.kcl.ac.uk

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N/A

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

Parenting groups will improve child outcomes in comparison to treatment as usual and treatment as usual will improve child outcomes in comparison to waiting list controls

Ethics approval

Institute of Psychiatry Research Ethics Committee, 15/01/1993, ref: 039/93

Study design

Permuted block randomised controlled trial

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Not specified

Trial type

Quality of life

Patient information sheet

Condition

Antisocial behaviour in childhood

Intervention

Group one: Incredible Years parenting programme
Group two: Treatment as usual
Group three: Waiting list control

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Parental Account of Children's Symptoms (PACS) semi structured interview of antisocial behaviour.

Secondary outcome measures

1. Parenting behaviour
2. Child hyperactivity/inattention
3. Other measures of child antisocial behaviour

Overall trial start date

01/01/1995

Overall trial end date

01/10/2000

Reason abandoned

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

Referred to four NHS child and adolescent mental health services with antisocial behaviour

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Child

Gender

Both

Target number of participants

160

Participant exclusion criteria

Clinically apparent major developmental delay, hyperkinetic syndrome

Recruitment start date

01/01/1995

Recruitment end date

01/10/2000

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

PO85 Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
London
SE5 8AF
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Institute of Psychiatry (UK)

Sponsor details

King's College London
16 DeCrespigny Park
London
SE5 8AF
United Kingdom
+44 (0) 207 848 0121
l.davison@iop.kcl.ac.uk

Sponsor type

University/education

Website

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

NHS Research and Development Executive

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

2001 results in: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/11473908
2014 follow-up results in: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24626738

Publication citations

  1. Results

    Scott S, Spender Q, Doolan M, Jacobs B, Aspland H, Multicentre controlled trial of parenting groups for childhood antisocial behaviour in clinical practice., BMJ, 2001, 323, 7306, 194-198.

  2. Scott S, Briskman J, O'Connor TG, Early prevention of antisocial personality: long-term follow-up of two randomized controlled trials comparing indicated and selective approaches., Am J Psychiatry, 2014, 171, 6, 649-657, doi: 10.1176/appi.ajp.2014.13050697.

Additional files

Editorial Notes