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Trials Development and Management Workshop

This introductory 2 day course will consist of information sessions and interactive small group workshops aimed at guiding you through the initial stages of planning, developing, running and finishing your clinical trial. Participants will have the opportunity to learn from experienced trialists and academic researchers to gain insights into the successful management and conduct of [...]

Working together to advance stroke rehabilitation and recovery across the continuum of care

Contributing authors: Karen Borschmann, Nat Fini, Dana Wong, Liz Lynch and Lin Ong, on behalf of the organising committee It was standing room only in our Stroke Rehabilitation pre-conference workshop at Stroke 2018 in sunny Sydney. Over 100 clinicians, researchers and consumers from around Australia and New Zealand attended this exciting event, and were informed, [...]

Modafinil in Debilitating Fatigue After Stroke (MIDAS)

by Dr Tom Lillicrap Fatigue is a common, and often debilitating symptom in stroke survivors. For many patients, fatigue improves on its own over the first 2-3 months after their stroke. However, fatigue that persists beyond 3 months will often continue for many months or years afterwards. Severe fatigue interferes with a person’s ability to [...]

Trials Development and Management Workshop

This introductory 2 day course will consist of information sessions and interactive small group workshops aimed at guiding you through the initial stages of planning, developing, running and finishing your clinical trial. Participants will have the opportunity to learn from experienced trialists and academic researchers to gain insights into the successful management and conduct of [...]

HMRI register connects stroke survivors with trials

Stroke survivors in the Hunter will get easier access to new clinical trials following the launch of a new volunteer register at the Hunter Medical Research Institute (HMRI). The Hunter Stroke Research Volunteer Register (HSRVR) comprises a centralised database of people keen to participate in cutting- edge stroke research. The stroke-focused Register will complement the long-running HMRI Research [...]

Trials Development and Management Workshop

This introductory 2 day course will consist of information sessions and interactive small group workshops aimed at guiding you through the initial stages of planning, developing and implementation of your clinical trial. Participants will have the opportunity to learn from experienced trialists and academic researchers to gain insights into the successful management and conduct of [...]

Response to letter: And yet it moves–AVERT enlightens translations stroke research.

Bernhardt J. on behalf of the AVERT Collaboration group Int J Stroke 2016 doi:10.1177/1747493015621453 [Epub January 5, 2016] Click here to view the article

Implementing a complex rehabilitation intervention in a stroke trial: a qualitative process evaluation of AVERT

Luker JA, Craig LE, Bennett L, Ellery F, Langhorne P, Wu O, et al. BMC Medical Research Methodology 2016;16(1):1-11.   Click here to view the article