A randomised trial of intravenous or nebulised magnesium sulphate versus placebo for acute severe asthma.
To assess the effectiveness of IV and nebulised magnesium sulphate in the treatment of acute severe asthma.
Multi centre randomised controlled trial of intravenous (IV) or nebulised magnesium sulphate versus placebo for acute severe asthma
Professor Steve Goodacre
Professor Alasdair Gray
S Goodacre, J Cohen, M Bradburn, A Gray, J Benger, T Coats on behalf of the 3Mg Research Team. The 3Mg Trial: Randomised controlled trial of intravenous or nebulised magnesium sulphate or standard therapy for severe acute asthma. The Lancet Respiratory Medicine. (2013); 1:293 – 300.
Goodacre S, Cohen J, Bradburn M, Stevens J, Gray A, Benger J, et al. The 3Mg trial: a randomised controlled trial of intravenous or nebulised magnesium sulphate versus placebo in adults with acute severe asthma. . Health Technology Assessment. (2014);18(22).
Prospective multicentre observational study conducted over one calendar month in 2019, with the aim of describing the epidemiology of non-trauma related headache in adults presenting to emergency departments including investigations, treatments and outcome.
This will include adult patients presenting to the ED with non-trauma-related headache as their primary complaint.