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Current Controlled Trials allows users to search, register and share information about randomised controlled trials. Access to all the information on this site is free; charges for the registration services offered by Current Controlled Trials are available on request. Publication services are also available via the range of open access peer-reviewed journals published by our sister company, BioMed Central.

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Latest ISRCTNs assigned (Total: 4288)
30 Mar 2006: ISRCTN52778666 - India Glaucoma Outcomes and Treatment Trial

30 Mar 2006: ISRCTN52008589 - Randomized, multicenter, controlled trial comparing oral norfloxacin versus intravenous ceftriaxone in the prevention of bacterial infections in cirrhotic patients with severe liver failure and gastrointestinal bleeding

30 Mar 2006: ISRCTN16228473 - A randomized controlled trial of cognitive therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder related to civil conflict in Northern Ireland

30 Mar 2006: ISRCTN11178360 - A randomized controlled trial of brief cognitive therapy for social phobia (social anxiety disorder)

30 Mar 2006: ISRCTN39226623 - Micronutrients and Enteric Infections in African Children: The Effect of Prophylactic Micronutrient Supplementation on Morbidity and Growth in Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infected and HIV-uninfected children in South Africa

30 Mar 2006: ISRCTN28353453 - A controlled trial of terlipressin plus banding ligation versus terlipressin alone in the management of acute esophageal variceal bleeding


Latest papers citing ISRCTNs in PubMed
April 2006: The Lancet Neurology - Efficacy of acupuncture for the prophylaxis of migraine: a multicentre randomised controlled clinical trial [ISRCTN52683557].

28 Mar 2006: Critical Care - Combination therapy versus monotherapy: a randomised pilot study on the evolution of inflammatory parameters after ventilator associated pneumonia [ISRCTN31976779].

24 Mar 2006: BMC Oral Health - Linear response of mutans streptococci to increasing frequency of xylitol chewing gum use: a randomized controlled trial [ISRCTN43479664].

23 Mar 2006: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth - Protocol for the immediate delivery versus expectant care for women with preterm prelabour rupture of the membranes close to term (PPROMT) trial [ISRCTN44485060].

22 Mar 2006: BMC Family Practice - Blood test ordering for unexplained complaints in general practice: the VAMPIRE randomised clinical trial protocol [ISRCTN55755886].

19 Mar 2006: BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth - Effects of high volume saline enemas vs no enemas during labour - The N-MA Randomised Controlled Trial [ISRCTN43153145].

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CCT News
02 Feb 2006: CCT's 2005 Annual Report
10 Jan 2006: ISRCTN Register is open to other study designs apart from randomised controlled trials
26 Oct 2005: New specific fields added to ISRCTN Register for study design and research ethics review information
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General News
29 June 2005: UK Department of Health's statement on trial registration
08 April 2005: ISRCTN recognised by Journals of Kidney Diseases, Dialysis, and Transplantation as a suitable place for registration
04 Oct 2004: UK Department of Health website recommends use of ISRCTN for all UK trials
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28 Sept 2004: CMAJ - Registering CIHR-funded randomized controlled trials: a global public good
18 Sept 2004: BMJ supports ISRCTN Register
24 July 2004: BMJ - Draft guidance on clinical trials recognises needs of non-commercial research
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