Completed research


completed-research-banner-photo-1This page contains links and further information about research that has been completed by the BCTU. These studies have completed recruitment and follow up and have been published in full.

Completed trials

  • AD2000: A reliable assessment of donepezil and aspirin in Alzheimer's disease
  • AML 14: A Leukaemia Research Fund funded Acute Myeloid Leukaemia and High Risk MDS trial
  • AML 15: An MRC trial programme for treatment development for patients with de novo and secondary Acute Myeloid Leukaemia (WHO Definition) under 60 years of age
  • AML HR: Medical Research Council Working Party on Leukaemia in Adults Acute Myeloid Leukaemia High Risk trial 
  • BUS: Accuracy of Bladder Ultrasound (BUS) in the diagnosis of Detrusor Overactivity (DO): a study to evaluate if ultrasound can reduce the need for urodynamics
  • ECLIPSE:Effectiveness and Cost-effectiveness of Levonorgestrel containing Intrauterine system in Primary care against Standard trEatment for menorrhagia
  • GBS study: Accuracy and cost effectiveness of rapid diagnosis of Group-B streptococcus during labour
  • GloMY:  A UK, multi centre, randomised controlled open label pilot trial of Myfortic plus short course steroids versus high-dose prolonged course steroid in patients with proteinuric FSGS and/or no additional IgA nephropathy
  • LUNA: Laparoscopic Uterosacral Nerve Ablation for Chronic Pelvic Pain and other gynaecological surgery trials
  • OPT: A randomised controlled trial of Outpatient Polyp Treatment (OPT) for abnormal uterine bleeding  
  • PLUTO: Percutaneous Shunting in Lower Urinary Tract Obstruction
  • PulseOx: Pulse oximetry as a screening test for congenital heart disease in newborn babies
  • RESPITE: A randomised controlled trial of remifentanil intravenous patient controlled analgesia versus intramuscular pethidine for pain relief in labour
  • StAmP: A proof of principle, double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled, multi-centre trial of pravaStatin to Ameliorate early onset Pre-eclampsia
  • MifeMiso - A randomised placebo-controlled trial of mifepristone and misoprostol versus misoprostol alone in the medical management of missed miscarriage.