Welcome to the Surgical Intervention Trials Unit (SITU)
We are a multidisciplinary team who provide training and support for the development of surgical trials and future trialists. We draw upon the considerable methodological and practical trials expertise in Oxford including six accredited trial units, statistical, ethical, health economic, systematic review, clinical network resources and the IDEAL collaboration.
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DEVELOP A SURGICAL TRIAL
SITU’s aim is to deliver high quality, clinically relevant, scientifically sound surgical trials.
Currently, less than 2% of government funding for medical research goes into surgery
Towards prevention of post-traumatic osteoarthritis: report from an international expert working group on considerations for the design and conduct of interventional studies following acute knee injury.
Watt FE. et al, (2018), Osteoarthritis Cartilage
Improving emergency surgical care for patients with right iliac fossa pain at a regional scale: A quality improvement study using the Supported Champions implementation strategy.
Feinberg J. et al, (2018), Int J Surg, 57, 105 - 110
Jonas R. and Cook JA., (2018), British Journal of Surgery