Condition category
Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases
Date applied
28/09/2007
Date assigned
28/09/2007
Last edited
14/10/2014
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 S W Lanigan

ORCID ID

Contact details

Department of Dermatology
City Hospital
Dudley Road
Birmingham
B18 7QH
United Kingdom

Additional identifiers

EudraCT number

ClinicalTrials.gov number

Protocol/serial number

N0219164790

Study information

Scientific title

Acronym

Study hypothesis

The clearance of acne by the Vbeam pulsed dye laser and the Omnilux Blue phototherapy system will be compared in a within patient split-face randomised controlled prospective study.

Ethics approval

Not provided at time of registration

Study design

Single-centre randomised controlled prospective study

Primary study design

Interventional

Secondary study design

Randomised controlled trial

Trial setting

Hospitals

Trial type

Treatment

Patient information sheet

Condition

Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases: Acne vulgaris

Intervention

Pulsed dye laser vs Omnilux blue/red light phototherapy system

Intervention type

Other

Phase

Not Applicable

Drug names

Primary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Secondary outcome measures

Not provided at time of registration

Overall trial start date

12/05/2005

Overall trial end date

11/08/2006

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

30

Participant exclusion criteria

Not provided at time of registration

Recruitment start date

12/05/2005

Recruitment end date

11/08/2006

Locations

Countries of recruitment

United Kingdom

Trial participating centre

Department of Dermatology
Birmingham
B18 7QH
United Kingdom

Sponsor information

Organisation

Record Provided by the NHSTCT Register - 2007 Update - 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.dh.gov.uk/Home/fs/en

Funders

Funder type

Government

Funder name

Sandwell and West Birmingham Hospitals NHS Trust (UK)

Alternative name(s)

Funding Body Type

Funding Body Subtype

Location

Funder name

NHS R&D Support Funding (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