February 2020

Recruitment hits 250!

January 2020

Newcastle Upon Tyne NHS Foundation trust opens to recruitment

December 2019

James Cook University Hospital opens to recruitment

September 2019

Recruitment hits the halfway mark - 132 participants.

July 2019

The trial hits 100 participants recruited.

June 2019

Southmead Hospital, Bristol recruits their first participant!


April 2019

Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham recruits their first trial participant!

March 2019

Southmead Hospital, Bristol opened to recruitment this month.

King's College Hospital (London), Ninewells Hospital (Dundee), Western General Hospital (Edinburgh) and The Walton Centre all recruited their first participants this month!

Our superb research nurse, Emily, at Dorset County Hospital won the 'Rising Star' category at the Wessex Clinical Research Network Awards for her work on setting up a neurology research portfolio within the hospital. Well done Emily! https://www.facebook.com/DCHFTResearch/

February 2019

The following trial sites opened to recruitment this month:

  • King's College Hospital, London

  • Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham

  • Ninewells Hospital, Dundee

  • Western General Hospital, Edinburgh

  • The Walton Centre, Liverpool

Dorset County Hospital recruits their first participant!


January 2019

The Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield recruits their first trial participant!

December 2018

Salford Royal recruits their first trial participant!

November 2018

Trial sites open to recruitment this month:

  • Salford Royal

  • Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield

  • Dorset County Hospital

St George's University Hospital recruits their first participant!

September 2018

The first trial site opened to recruitment - St George's University Hospital, London


March 2018

Ethical and Health Research Authority approval granted


September 2017

Trial team notified of successful funding application