Please see below sample of published research results from some of the studies that the Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust have been involved in. We are aiming to increase the number available on this webpage in the future.
Please note there is often a significant time lag between the end of patient participation in a study and the availability of the results.
HPS2-THRIVE randomized placebo-controlled trial in 25 673 high-risk patients of ER niacin/ laropiprant: trial design, pre-specified muscle and liver outcomes, and reasons for stopping study treatment
Rehabilitation Enablement in Chronic Heart Failure (REACH-HF)
Risk Adjustment In Neurocritical care (RAIN)–prospective validation of risk prediction models for adult patients with acute traumatic brain injury to use to evaluate the optimum location and comparative costs of neurocritical care: a cohort study.
Effect of Topical Imiquimod as Primary Treatment for Lentigo Maligna: The LIMIT-1 Study
ALTITUDE: ALiskiren Trail in T2 Diabetes using cardiorenal endpoints
Randomised Evaluation of modified Valsalva Effectiveness in Re-entrant Tachycardias (REVERT) study.
Myeloma XI- Randomised comparisons in myeloma patients of all ages of thalidomide, lenalidomide and bortezomib combinations and maintenance lenalidomide
Targeting of Antithrombin in Hemophilia A or B with RNAi Therapy
Hepatitis E virus in patients with decompensated chronic liver disease: a prospective UK/French study.
Steroids or Pentoxifylline for Alcoholic Hepatitis (STOPAH) trial
The Cannabinoid Use in Progressive Inflammatory brain Disease (CUPID) trial: a randomised double-blind placebo-controlled parallel-group multicentre trial and economic evaluation of cannabinoids to slow progression in multiple sclerosis.
Towards a better understanding of MS pain: a systematic review of potentially modifiable psychosocial factors.
Intermittent chemotherapy plus either intermittent or continuous cetuximab for first-line treatment of patients with KRAS wild-type advanced colorectal cancer (COIN-B): a randomised phase 2 trial
Intermittent versus continuous oxaliplatin and fluoropyrimidine combination chemotherapy for first-line treatment of advanced colorectal cancer: results of the randomised phase 3 MRC COIN trial
MAGNEsium Trial In Children (MAGNETIC): a randomised, placebo-controlled trial and economic evaluation of nebulised magnesium sulphate in acute severe asthma in children
Oxygen saturation targets in infants with bronchiolitis (BIDS): a double-blind, randomised, equivalence trial
A Survey of Psychological Support Provision for People with Inflammatory Arthritis in Secondary Care in England- PSYSCOPE
Antiplatelet treatment compared with anticoagulation treatment for cervical artery dissection (CADISS): a randomised trial
Efficacy of nitric oxide, with or without continuing antihypertensive treatment, for management of high blood pressure in acute stroke (ENOS): a partial-factorial randomised controlled trial
TWIST: Does the Use of Nintendo Wii SportsTM Improve Arm Function? Trial of WiiTM in Stroke: A Randomized Controlled Trial and Economics Analysis
Intraoperative cell salvaged blood as part of a blood conservation strategy in Caesarean section: is fetal red cell contamination important?
Immediate delivery compared with expectant management after preterm pre-labour rupture of the membranes close to term (PPROMT trial): a randomised controlled trial
Upright versus lying down position in second stage of labour in nulliparous women with low dose epidural: BUMPES randomised controlled trial http://www.bmj.com/content/359/bmj.j4471
Early or Delayed Enteral Feeding for Preterm Growth-Restricted Infants: A Randomised Trial ADEPT http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/early/2012/04/04/peds.2011-2379
Oxygen saturation targets in infants with bronchiolitis (BIDS): a double-blind, randomised, equivalence trial http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(15)00163-4/fulltext
Oxygen Saturation and Outcomes in Preterm Infants (BOOST II)
Published: January 31, 2018
On Friday, NHS staff involved in research from across Cornwall gathered to celebrate successes at the 2nd annual Research Awards.