Condition category
Cancer
Date applied
12/09/2003
Date assigned
12/09/2003
Last edited
22/10/2012
Prospective/Retrospective
Retrospectively registered
Overall trial status
Stopped
Recruitment status
Stopped

Plain English Summary

Not provided at time of registration

Trial website

Contact information

Type

Scientific

Primary contact

Dr Mounes Dakkak

ORCID ID

Contact details

Hull Royal Infirmary
Anlaby Road
Hull
HU3 2JZ
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0084096607

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

1. Does the early placement of a PEG feeding tube prolong life and/or improve quality of life?
2. Does PEG feeding offer advantages over stent placement?

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

Cancer: Oesophageal

Intervention

1. Oesophageal stent
2. PEG

Please note that this trial was stopped due to participant recruitment issues.

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Specified

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Survival and quality of life.

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

01/10/2000

Overall trial end date

30/06/2003

Reason abandoned

Participant recruitment issue

Eligibility

Participant inclusion criteria

20 patients for each study arm.

Participant type

Patient

Age group

Not Specified

Gender

Not Specified

Target number of participants

20 patients for each study arm.

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

01/10/2000

Recruitment end date

30/06/2003

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Hull Royal Infirmary
Hull
HU3 2JZ
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

The North and South Bank Research and Development Consortium (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