Browsing by Author "Elbourne, Diana"
Francis, David; Roberts, Ian; Elbourne, Diana; Shakur, Haleema K.; Knight, Rosemary C.; Garcia, Jo; Snowdon, ClaireEntwistle, Vikki A.McDonald, Alison M.Grant, Adrian M.Campbell, Marion K. et al. (2007-11-20)Abstract Background Publicly funded clinical trials require a substantial commitment of time and money. To ensure that sufficient numbers of patients are recruited it is essential that they address important questions in ...
A randomised controlled trial investigating the effect of n-3 long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acid supplementation on cognitive and retinal function in cognitively healthy older people: the Older People And n-3 Long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids (OPAL) study protocol [ISRCTN72331636] Dangour, Alan D; Clemens, Felicity; Elbourne, Diana; Fasey, Nicky; Fletcher, Astrid E; Hardy, Pollyanna; Holder, Graham EHuppert, Felicia AdinaKnight, RosemaryLetley, LouiseRichards, MarcusTruesdale, AnnVickers, MadgeUauy, Ricardo et al. (2006-08-31)
What influences recruitment to randomised controlled trials? A review of trials funded by two UK funding agencies McDonald, Alison M.; Knight, Rosemary C.; Campbell, Marion K.; Entwistle, Vikki A.; Grant, Adrian M.; Cook, Jonathan A.; Elbourne, DianaFrancis, DavidGarcia, JoRoberts, IanSnowdon, Claire et al. (2006-04-07)Abstract Background A commonly reported problem with the conduct of multicentre randomised controlled trials (RCTs) is that recruitment is often slower or more difficult than expected, with many trials failing to reach ...