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.Find out more
Currently, less than 2% of government funding for medical research goes into surgery
Competitive flow in coronary bypass surgery: The roles of fractional flow reserve and arterial graft configuration.
Paterson HS. et al, (2017), J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg, 154, 1570 - 1575
Understanding and Improving Recruitment to Randomised Controlled Trials: Qualitative Research Approaches.
Elliott D. et al, (2017), European urology, 72, 789 - 798
Randomized feasibility trial of replacing or discarding the nail plate after nail-bed repair in children.
Greig A. et al, (2017), Br J Surg, 104, 1634 - 1639