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Trial registered on ANZCTR


Trial ID
ACTRN12605000154606
Ethics application status
Approved
Date submitted
15/08/2005
Date registered
15/08/2005
Date last updated
14/11/2008
Type of registration
Retrospectively registered

Titles & IDs
Public title
The Southern Adelaide Waiting List Project: A Regional Partners in Health Approach with a Call-Centre Support System
Scientific title
Stage 1: A descriptive evaluation of the level of impairment and activity limitation of individuals on the waiting list for orthopaedic consultation
Universal Trial Number (UTN)
Trial acronym
Linked study record

Health condition
Health condition(s) or problem(s) studied:
Individuals with either Osteo or Rheumatoid Arthritis on a waiting list for Outpatients consultation designated as Orthopaedic / Knee or Hip Replacement 247 0
Condition category
Condition code
Musculoskeletal 278 278 0 0
Osteoarthritis
Inflammatory and Immune System 279 279 0 0
Rheumatoid arthritis

Intervention/exposure
Study type
Observational
Patient registry
Target follow-up duration
Target follow-up type
Description of intervention(s) / exposure
None
Intervention code [1] 185 0
Not applicable
Comparator / control treatment
None
Control group
Uncontrolled

Outcomes
Primary outcome [1] 328 0
To elicit a description of the levels of impairment and activity limitation of individuals on the waiting list for Orthopaedic consultation
Timepoint [1] 328 0
Baseline
Secondary outcome [1] 731 0
The level of frailty / disability / functional dependence (and extent of deterioration).
Timepoint [1] 731 0
Baseline
Secondary outcome [2] 732 0
Ability to self care.
Timepoint [2] 732 0
Baseline
Secondary outcome [3] 733 0
Psychological health impact.
Timepoint [3] 733 0
Baseline
Secondary outcome [4] 734 0
Social effect of disability' economic impact of disability.
Timepoint [4] 734 0
Baseline

Eligibility
Key inclusion criteria
Individuals entered on the waiting list for initial Orthopaedic Outpatient consultation (designated as Joint Replacement).
Minimum age
Not stated
Maximum age
Not stated
Gender
Both males and females
Can healthy volunteers participate?
No
Key exclusion criteria
Any person identified as being of non English speaking background.

Study design
Purpose
Screening
Duration
Cross-sectional
Selection
Defined population
Timing
Prospective
Statistical methods / analysis

Recruitment
Recruitment status
Completed
Date of first participant enrolment
Anticipated
Actual
Date of last participant enrolment
Anticipated
Actual
Date of last data collection
Anticipated
Actual
Sample size
Target
Accrual to date
Final
Recruitment in Australia
Recruitment state(s)

Funding & Sponsors
Funding source category [1] 333 0
Charities/Societies/Foundations
Name [1] 333 0
Royal College of Physicians.
Address [1] 333 0
The Royal College of Physicians,
11 St Andrews Place,
Regent's Park,
London
NW1 4LE
Country [1] 333 0
United Kingdom
Funding source category [2] 334 0
Other Collaborative groups
Name [2] 334 0
Department of Health and Ageing Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Quality Improvement Program
Address [2] 334 0
GPO Box 9848
Canberra ACT 2601
Country [2] 334 0
Australia
Primary sponsor type
Individual
Name
Professor Maria Crotty
Address
Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care Flinders University Repatriation General Hospital Daws Rd Daw Park SA 5041
Country
Australia
Secondary sponsor category [1] 265 0
None
Name [1] 265 0
None
Address [1] 265 0
Country [1] 265 0

Ethics approval
Ethics application status
Approved
Ethics committee name [1] 1276 0
Flinders University/ Flinders Medical Centre
Ethics committee address [1] 1276 0
Ethics committee country [1] 1276 0
Australia
Date submitted for ethics approval [1] 1276 0
Approval date [1] 1276 0
Ethics approval number [1] 1276 0

Summary
Brief summary
Trial website
Trial related presentations / publications
Public notes

Contacts
Principal investigator
Name 35976 0
Address 35976 0
Country 35976 0
Phone 35976 0
Fax 35976 0
Email 35976 0
Contact person for public queries
Name 9374 0
Prof. Maria Crotty
Address 9374 0
Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care
Flinders University
Repatriation General Hospital
Daws Rd
Daw Park SA 5041
Country 9374 0
Australia
Phone 9374 0
+61 8 82751103
Fax 9374 0
+61 8 82751130
Email 9374 0
maria.crotty@rgh.sa.gov.au
Contact person for scientific queries
Name 302 0
Prof. Maria Crotty
Address 302 0
Department of Rehabilitation and Aged Care
Flinders University
Repatriation General Hospital
Daws Rd
Daw Park SA 5041
Country 302 0
Australia
Phone 302 0
+61 8 82751103
Fax 302 0
+61 8 82751130
Email 302 0
maria.crotty@rgh.sa.gov.au