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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SITU’s aim is to deliver high quality, clinically relevant, scientifically sound surgical trials.Find out more
Currently, less than 2% of government funding for medical research goes into surgery
Cell therapy for heart disease: Trial sequential analyses of two Cochrane reviews.
Fisher SA. et al, (2016), Clin Pharmacol Ther, 100, 88 - 101
Quantifying the impact of different approaches for handling continuous predictors on the performance of a prognostic model.
Collins GS. et al, (2016), Stat Med
Prediction models for cardiovascular disease risk in the general population: a systematic review
Damen JAAG. et al, (2016), BMJ