The FOxTROT Trial is still open to recruitment!

FOxTROT aims to recruit 1050 patients over the course of the trial.

Currently over 90 centres are signed up to participate in the trial in the UK and across Europe.

The first patient was entered onto the study on 15th May 2008.  On 13th February 2015, 786 patients have entered the trial.  Recruitment is set to close 31st December 2015.

The first intermational patient was entered into FOxTROT Mar-2013 from Aarhus University Hospital in Denmark.  As of 31st January 2015 there have been 45 patients entered from three recruiting centres in Denmark.  n January 2015 FOxTROT opened to recruitment at three recruiting centres in Sweden and we hope to open in Spain soon.

How to get involved

If your centre would like to participate then please download and complete the FOxTROT Site Registration Form and return it to the FOxTROT Team.

For futher infromation contact the trials office on:


Tel:      0121 415 9105

Fax:     0121 415 8871


If your centre is open to recruitment and you would like to randomise a patient:

  •  log in to:

If you do not have log in details please contact the FOxTROT office who will be able to set these up for you.

  • call the randomisation line on:

0800953 0274 (toll free in the uk) or +44 (0)121 415 9137

Telephone randomisation is avaliable Monday-Friday 0900-1700 UK time

Randomisation notepads should be used to collate the necessary information and completed prior to randomisation.

Click here to download a copy of the Randomisation Notepad.

Current Status



Patients have now been randomised by all centres in blue.

Congratulations to each centre!









EudraCT Number: 2007-001987-55

REC West Glasgow: 07/S0703/57



FOxTROT Protocol v6.0 (09/07/12)


Online Randomisation


Contact the FOxTROT Team