Trials and Studies in Collaboration with CTRU

Title Chief Investigator
Organisation
Funding Body Status
ACUTE: Use, Treatment effect and Economics) feasibility study: A pilot randomised controlled trial of prehospital CPAP for acute respiratory failure Gordon Fuller, University of Sheffield Health Technology Assessment In set-up
ASPECT: Alleviating Specific Phobias Experienced by Children Trial Professor Barry Wright, Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Health Technology Assessment In set-up
ASTIClite: Autologous Stem cell Transplantation In refractory Crohn’s disease – Low Intensity Therapy Evaluation Dr James Lindsay, Bart's Health NHS Trust Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme In set-up

Big CACTUS: A study to assess the clinical and cost effectiveness of aphasia computer treatment versus usual stimulation or attention control long term post stroke (CACTUS)

Dr Rebecca Palmer, Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology (RAT) group, ScHARR Health Technology Assessment In analysis
CFHealthHub Data Observatory Dr Martin Wildman, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NIHR Programme Grant for Applied Research In recruitment
CFHealthHub RCT: Development and evaluation of an intervention to support adherence to treatment in adults with Cystic Fibrosis Dr Martin Wildman, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NIHR Programme Grant for Applied Research In recruitment

DAFNEplus:Developing and trialling the DAFNEplus (Dose for Adjustment for Normal Eating) intervention. A lifelong approach to promote effective self-management in adults with type 1 diabetes

Prof Simon Heller, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust / University of Sheffield NIHR Programme Grant for Applied Research In set-up

DiPEP: Diagnosis of Pulmonary Embolism in Pregnancy

Professor Steve Goodacre, Health Services Research, University of Sheffield

Health Technology Assessment

Reporting

Endometrial Scratch: The Endometrial Scratch Trial Mostafa Metwally
Sheffield Teaching Hospital
Health Technology Assessment In recruitment
E-SEE: Enhancing Social-Emotional Health and Wellbeing in the Early Years: A Community-based Randomised Controlled Trial (and Economic) Evaluation of the Incredible Years Infant and Toddler (0-2) Parenting Programmes Dr Tracey Bywater
Institute for Effective Education, University of York
National Institute for Health Research In recruitment
I-Socialise: Investigating SOcial Competence and Isolation in children with Autism taking part in LEGO-based therapy clubs In School Environments Prof. Barry Wright, University of York NIHR Public Health Research Programme In recruitment
JtD: Journeying Through Dementia Professor Gail Mountain, University of Bradford Health Technology Assessment In recruitment

MERIDIAN:  Magnetic Resonance Imaging to Enhance the Diagnosis of Fetal Development Brain Abnormalities In Utero

Professor Paul Griffiths, Academic Unit of Radiology, The University of Sheffield NIHR Health Technology Assessment In analysis
OPTION-DM: Optimal Pathway for TreatIng neurOpathic paiN in Diabetes Mellitus trial Professor Solomon Tesfaye, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NIHR Health Technology Assessment In set-up

STEPWISE: STructured Education for People WIth SchizophrEnia

Professor Richard Holt, University of Southampton Health Technology Assessment In analysis
The ACE Project Dr. Munya Dimairo, University of Sheffield National Institute for Health Research CTU Funding In development

Ph.D Supervised Projects

Title Chief Investigator/
Organisation
CTRU
Supervisor
Funding Body
ILAT: Pilot trial of Intensive Language Action Therapy Nicola Crook Dr. Daniel HInd Health Research Authority
POLAR: Physiotherapy for Sciatica - Is Earlier Better? Michael Reddington Dr. Judith Cohen National Institute for Health Research