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Oxford Clinical Trials Research Unit

Latest News

Platelet rich plasma found to be of no benefit in treating torn achilles tendon

Platelet rich plasma found to be of no benefit in treating torn Achilles tendon

New research from the University of Oxford has shown that platelet rich plasma (PRP) is not effective in treating acute Achilles tendon ruptures.

Is surgical repair the best treatment for injuries to the nerves in fingers

Is surgical repair the best treatment for injuries to the nerves in fingers?

A new trial, funded by a £1.2 million National Institute of Health Research grant, will explore whether surgery is the best treatment for digital nerve injury.

Ndorms team awarded the international dupuytren award

NDORMS team awarded the International Dupuytren Award

Jagdeep Nanchahal, Professor of Hand, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at the Kennedy Institute, and his team have won the International Dupuytren Award for a trial repurposing anti-TNF in Dupuytren’s disease.

TRAINING SESSIONS & SEMINARS

OCTRU New Starter Training

Tuesday, 03 December 2019, 10am to 11.30am @ Botnar Research Centre, Room G51

Trials Expertise Session: Informed Consent

Tuesday, 03 December 2019, 10am to 11am @ Botnar Research Centre, Room G54