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Key individuals have been recruited to the OCTRU Hub Team.
14 July 2021
Oxford Trauma are pleased to open their first overseas site for the SCIENCE study.
OCTRU RRIO Rehabilitation and self-management Shoulder
14 July 2021
A trial that evaluated the clinical and cost effectiveness of physiotherapy treatments for rotator cuff disorders suggests cost savings can be made while maintaining positive patient outcomes.
12 July 2021
The Partial Rotator Cuff Tear Repair Trial (PRoCuRe) is open to recruitment at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust after achieving OCTRU Green Light approval!
10 June 2021
4 June 2021
OCTRU have now given Green Light approval for IMP MEL to open. This is a phase 1 first-in-human dose finding/randomised phase 2 study of IMM60 and pembrolizumab in advanced melanoma and NSCLC.
25 May 2021
The WISE Study - Wrist Injury Strengthening Exercise: a randomised multicentre feasibility study of resistance exercise versus usual care for optimising function after distal radius fracture in adults aged 50 years or over has now received OCTRU Green Light approval and has opened to recruitment.
20 May 2021
Researchers across the world celebrate International Clinical Trials Day today. We have produced a short animation this year to mark the occasion...
Coronavirus COVID-19 Main OCTRU
6 May 2021
A clinical trial by University of Oxford researchers has confirmed that the antibiotic azithromycin has no clinical benefit in people with moderate COVID-19.
Hip Main OCTRU Research Trauma
5 May 2021
Older patients with hip fractures recover better if they receive treatment under the supervision of both a surgeon and a specialist in elderly care; are checked to avoid future falls; and are assessed for memory problems.
18 February 2021
The AVID-CC trial has received OCTRU Green Light approval and is now open to recruitment!
Hip Main OCTRU Orthopaedics and trauma Research Trauma
9 February 2021
The results of the WHiTE Four clinical trial for the treatment of fragility hip fractures have been published in The Bone and Joint Journal.
5 January 2021
The WHiTE Four trial has now published its results in The Bone & Joint journal.
18 December 2020
The FUTURE GB Trial has received OCTRU Green Light approval and is now open to recruitment!
7 December 2020
The ARCADIAN trial has received OCTRU Green Light approval and has now begun to open sites to recruitment!
10 November 2020
Researchers in Oxford are looking to recruit women who have painful osteoarthritis in joints of their hands, after resuming a study that was paused due to the COVID crisis.
29 October 2020
The HUSH trial has received OCTRU Green Light approval and is now open to recruitment!
Main OCTRU Trials
30 September 2020
Researchers at the University of Oxford are starting a new study to explore the effectiveness of the anti-tumour necrosis factor (anti-TNF) drug adalimumab as a treatment for patients with COVID-19 in the community, especially care homes. The AVID-CC trial, which will be conducted by Oxford Clinical Trials Research Unit (OCTRU), will enrol up to 750 patients from community care settings throughout the UK.
16 September 2020
CBBC's Operation Ouch have been helping to raise awareness of participation in clinical trials for children.
15 September 2020
The NEON trial has received OCTRU Green Light approval and is about to open sites to recruitment!
26 August 2020
The results of the WHIST trial are in!