Tranexamic Acid for Hyperacute Primary IntraCerebral Haemorrhage
To assess whether tranexamic acid is safe and reduces death and dependency after hyperacute (within 8 hours of onset) spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage.
A phase III prospective pragmatic double blind randomised placebo controlled trial
Dr Nikola Sprigg (Medical expert) Clinical Associate Professor, University of Nottingham
Professor Rustam Al-Shahi Salman, Professor of clinical neurology, University of Edinburgh & NHS Lothian
Dr Matt Reed is the local contact for recruitment of ED patients into the study.
Patients who present to the ED within 8 hours of acute spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhagic stroke.
For more information please refer to main trial website
The Emergency Medicine Annotated Bioresource Consortium (EM-ABC): A pilot and feasability programme
Developing a bioresource for all emergency presentations
To provide an overview of safety culture and patient safety issues in UK emergency departments, and to determine if there are significant differences between doctors and nurses’ perception of safety issues.
SECUre – A Multicentre Survey of the Safety of Emergency Care in UK Emergency Departments
Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is the leading cause of death and disabilities amongst young people worldwide. Many sufferers develop chronic physical and mental health problems and are unable to work or re-engage socially after their injuries. There are therefore significant health and socioeconomic consequences.
A study examining the Prevalence and Risk of Anterior Pituitary Dysfunction following Traumatic Brain Injury