Recruit to Trials

Check out what trials are recruiting at your hospital and then click the links below to find out more and get stuck in!

Associate PI Scheme 

ACTIVE

External frame versus internal locking plate for articular pilon fracture fixation: a multi-centre randomised controlled trial

CRAFFT

Children’s Radius Acute Fracture Fixation Trial

DENS

DENS Trial: Duration of External Neck Stabilisation following odontoid fracture in older or frail adults: a randomised controlled trial of collar versus no collar

FAME

Fracture Ankle Management Evaluation

HUSH

The HUmeral SHaft fracture trial

KARDS

Knee ARthroplasty versus joint Distraction Study

NEON

A randomised controlled trial assessing if microsurgical nerve repair offers clinical benefit and cost effectiveness (in terms of patient–reported hand function, sensory recovery and adverse events) over exploration and washout without microsurgical nerve repair in adult patients with recent traumatic digital nerve injury.

ORIF

A multicentre randomised controlled trial assessing the mortality, quality of life, and cost effectiveness of operative rib fixation plus supportive management versus supportive management alone for patients with multiple rib fractures requiring ventilator support.

POINT

POINT - A multi-centre randomised trial of surgery versus non-surgical splint treatment for proximal phalanx shaft finger fractures in adults.

PROCURE

The clinical and cost effectiveness of surgical repair of partial rotator cuff tears in patients with subacromial shoulder pain: A comparison of surgical repair versus surgery with no repair.

PROFHER-2

A three-arm randomised controlled trial to assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of reverse shoulder arthroplasty versus hemiarthroplasty versus non-surgical care for acute three and four- part fractures of the proximal humerus in patients over 65 years of age – Proximal Fracture Of the Humerus: Evaluation by Randomisation trial No.2 (PROFHER-2).

RACER

Robotic Arthroplasty: a Clinical and cost Effectiveness Randomised controlled trial (RACER)

SCIENCE

Surgery or Casts for Injuries of the EpicoNdyle in Children’s Elbows

SISMIC

A Randomised Controlled Trial of Scaffold InSertion and MIcrofracture Compared to Microfracture Alone for the Treatment of Chondral or Osteochondral Defects of the Knee: The SISMIC Study

SOFFT

Suture fixation versus tension band wiring for simple olecranon fracture fixation: a multi-centre randomised controlled trial (Simple Olecranon Fracture Fixation Trial – SOFFT)

WAX

Weight Bearing In Ankle Fractures

WHiTE

WHiTE 9: World Hip Trauma Evaluation 9; Blood Cell Salvage Trial A multi-centre randomised controlled trial comparing intra operative cell salvage with standard care in the treatment of hip fractures

WHiTE 11- FRUITI

World Hip Trauma Evaluation – FRUITI: Fix or Replace Undisplaced Intracapsular fractures Trial of Interventions