Academic Abstracts 2006


Campbell MK, Wileman SM, Grant AM, Ramsay CR. A partially-randomised patient-preference design: lessons from the REFLUX trial [abstract]. Clin Trials 2006;3(2):203-204.

Cook JA, Ramsay CR, Fayers P. Using the literature to quantify the learning curve [abstract]. Clin Trials 2006;3(Suppl 1):229.

Gagnier JJ, Loke YK, Sackett D, ESCORT, PRACTiHC Collaboration, [Campbell MK], McCormack K, [Ramsay C]. Gathering and assessing evidence surrounding consort on reporting trials: ESCORT  [abstract]. Clin Trials 2006;3(2):196.

Hunter R, Cameron R, Norrie J. Schizophrenia outcomes: the Scottish Schizophrenia Outcomes Study (SSOS) after 3 years [abstract]. Schizophr Res 2006;81(2):295.

MacLennan GS, Cook JA, Ramsay CR, Campbell MK. Excess zeros in randomised controlled trials [abstract]. Clin Trials 2006;3(2):208.

McCann S, Entwistle VA, Campbell MK. Factors affecting patient participation in a randomised controlled trial: a qualitative investigation [abstract]. Clin Trials 2006;3(2):209-210.

McDonald A, McPherson GC, Glazener CM, Norrie J, MAPS Study Group. Design of the Men After Prostate Surgery study (MAPS): two contemporaneous trials running along side one another [abstract]. Clin Trials 2006;3(Suppl 1):243.

McKenzie J, French S, O'Connor D, Grimshaw J, Mortimer D, Michie S, Francis J, Spike N, Schattner P, Kent PM, Buchbinder R, Green S. IMPlementing a clinical practice guideline for acute Low-back pain Evidence based manageMENT in general practice (IMPLEMENT): design of a cluster randomised controlled trial. Implementation Science [serial on the Internet] 2006;3(11):1-37.

McKenzie L, de Verteuil R, Cook J, Shanmugam V, Loudon MA, Watson AJ, Vale L. Economic evaluation of stapled haemorrhoidopexy compared with rubber band ligation in first line treatment of symptomatic grade II haemorrhoids [abstract]. Br J Surg 2006;93(Suppl 1):27.

McPherson GC, McDonald A, Norrie J. Clinical trials in the 21st century: web based trials [abstract]. Clin Trials 2006;3(Suppl 1):247.

McPherson GC, McDonald A, Norrie J. Clinical trials software: commercial or in-house solutions? [abstract]. Clin Trials 2006;3(Suppl 1):231.

Nabi G, Somani B, Hassan T, Norrie J, N'Dow J. A randomised double-blinded placebo controlled crossover trial assessing the effect of cranberry juice intake on mucus production and symptomatic urinary tract infections in patients intestinal segments transposed into the urinary bladder [abstract]. J Urol 2006;175(4):23.

Norrie J, SCoT Group. Collaboration of a national network of academic trials units - the Scottish Collaboration of Trialists (SCoT) [abstract]. Clin Trials 2006;3(Suppl 1):212.

Norrie J, McDonald A, McPherson GC. Setting up a trials centre: lessons from the Centre for Healthcare Randomised Trials (CHaRT) [abstract]. Clin Trials 2006;3(Suppl 1):201.

Ramsay CR, Bonetti D, Bonner B, Clarkson J, Norrie J, Young L, VDP Trial Group. Measuring contamination effects in educational interventions: a case study from dentistry [abstract]. Clin Trials 2006;3(Suppl 1):204.

Shanmugam V, Watson AJ, Cook J, Vale L, Loudon MA. Stapled haemorrhoidopexy achieves better symptom control than rubber band ligation in the treatment of symptomatic grade II haemorrhoids [abstract]. Br J Surg 2006;93(Suppl 1):26.

Siddiqui MAR, Mowatt G, Burr JM, Cook J, Ramsay C, Azuara-Blanco A. Systematic review of the diagnostic accuracy of frequency doubling technology as a screening test for open angle glaucoma [abstract]. Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science 2006;47:E-abstract 3977.