RePROM is a single centre randomised pilot trial of usual care supplemented with an electronic Patient-Reported Outcome Measure (ePROM) system in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease. This trial has now been completed.
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Full Title: The use of an electronic Patient-Reported Outcome Measure in the Management of Patients with Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD).
Short Title: The RePROM Pilot Trial.
Aim of the study: To assess the feasibility of undertaking a randomised controlled trial (RCT) of the use of ePROMs in the management of advanced CKD.
Study design: Open-label randomised controlled pilot trial.
Sample size: 66 patients will be recruited over a 12-month period.
Study Duration: The accrual period is 1 year and all patients will be followed up for 12 months. The end of trial will be the date of the last data capture.
Timeframes: NIHR grant start date: 1st January 2017. Trial set up will take place over 12 months, recruitment will take 12 months, all patients will be followed up for 12 months and 6 months has been allocated for data analysis and report writing. We aim to recruit the first participant in April/May 2018.
Protocol publication: 'Use of an electronic patient-reported outcome measure in the management of patients with advanced chronic kidney disease: the RePROM pilot trial protocol' has now been published online by BMJ Open. Access the article for free at: http://bmjopen.bmj.com/cgi/content/full/bmjopen-2018-026080
Chief Investigator: Dr Derek Kyte
Trial E-mail: RePROM@trials.bham.ac.uk
Trial Sponsor: University of Birmingham. Ref.: RG_16-141.
Funding: National Institute for Health Research Post Doctoral Fellowship. Ref: PDF-2016-09-009.
Research Ethics Committee:West Midlands. Ref: 18/WM/0013. (approved 23 Feb 2018).
NIHR CRN Study ID: 36497
IRAS project ID: 232960
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The RePROM trial is a collaboration between Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU) and the Centre for Patient Reported Outcome Research (CPROR).