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CLINICAL TRIALS UNIT
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine

 

UKCRC registered Clinical Trials Unit


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Worldwide research and postgraduate education in global health

The Clinical Trials Unit at LSHTM was formed by combining the two main clinical trials group in the Faculty of Epidemiology and Population Health (EPH): Trials Coordination Group TCG) at the Medical Statistics Department (MSD) and the Trials Coordinating Centre (TCC) at the Department of Population Health (DPH).

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This unit receives National Institute for Health Research CTU Support Funding. This funding has been awarded to support the unit in developing and supporting NIHR trials.

 

NEWS

TRIAL PROGRESS NEWS:

CRASH-3 1493 patients recruited

ERICCA 1612 patients recruited

HALT-IT 816 patients recruited

PREVENTT 9 patientes recruited

REPAIR Recruitment completed

REVIVED 18 patients recruited

WOMAN - 11,119 patients recruited

Short Course on Clinical Trials - 5 days 16th to 20th June 2014

This course will provide attendees with a clear understanding of the essentials of phase III Randomised Controlled Clinical Trials (RCTs). Lectures and practical sessions cover the key issues in designing and conductiong RCTs. Topics addressed are relevent to both public sector and pharmaceutical industry.

Effect of remote ischemic preconditioning on clinical outcomes in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery (ERICCA): rationale and study design of a multi-centre randomized double-blinded controlled clinical trial.

BUPA Healthy Lives Award for txt2stop

txt2stop wins 2011 Royal College of General Practitioners and Novartis Research Paper of the Year

RESULTS PUBLISHED: CRASH-2 SUBSTUDY

Predicting early death in patients with traumatic bleeding: development and validation of prognostic model
BMJ 15 August 2012

ABSTRACT PUBLISHED - ERICCA trial

Effect of remote ischemic preconditioning on clinical outcomes in patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery (ERICCA): rationale and study design of a multi-centre randomized double-blinded controlled clinical trial.

Clin Res Cardiol. 2011 Dec 21. [Epub ahead of print]

RESULTS PUBLISHED
txt2stop - a trial of mobile phone text-messaging as an aid to support smoking cessation in the UK

the Lancet publication
Watch on youtube

MSc Clinical Trials: Crash2 randomised controlled trial - watch on youtube

Ian Roberts, Professor of Public Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine provides an overview of the CRASH-2 randomised controlled trial. For more info visit: www.crash2.Lshtm.ac.uk To find out more about postgraduate clinical trials study visit www.londoninternational.ac.uk/clinical_trials

UN Decade of Action for Road Safety - Saving People and the Planet

CRASH-2 trial wins BMJ Research Paper of the Year

Ian Roberts presenting to the Massive Transfusion Consensus Conference in Canada in June 2011

 

Last updated 1 April 2014 ctu@lshtm.ac.uk