Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU)

Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit


The University of Birmingham Clinical Trials Unit (BCTU) is a research unit in the College of Medical and Dental Sciences specialising in the design, conduct and analysis of clinical trials.

PLEASE NOTE - the BCTU and the University of Birmingham will be closed on 25th and 26th August, normal working hours will commence on Wednesday the 27th August 2014.

Current trials

The BCTU provides the scientific, technical and computing expertise needed to support clinical trial research from conception through to completion.

Systematic Reviews 

BCTU has expertise and in-depth knowledge of the methodology of systematic reviews of interventions and tests.

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The unit provides an open access consultancy service covering all aspects of trial design, management and analysis.

Published Research

A list of all BCTU full publications from January 2012 to the present.