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Due to the Covid-19 pandemic we have decided to temporarily suspend the online appointment system. The facility to order prescriptions online has not been affected. The sit and wait blood clinic has also been suspended and will operate on a pre booked appointment basis. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your patience during this difficult time.

Research

PRINCIPLE TRIAL

PRINCIPLE Patient Recruitment Poster 

Castle Healthcare Practice is taking part in the national PRINCIPLE clinical trial, which aims to

find low-risk treatments for older people with COVID-19 that can be taken at home.

 

To be eligible to join the trial you will need to have experienced symptoms that are likely to

be caused by COVID-19 for fewer than 15 days.

 

The trial is open to people aged 65 or over, or 18-64 years and experiencing shortness of

breath as part of COVID-19 illness, or 18-64 years with certain underlying health conditions.

You can join the trial online http://www.principletrial.org or contact the practice for more information.

 


INTERNATIONAL CLINICAL TRIALS DAY (ICTD) 20TH MAY 2021

'Happy International Trials Day'

Our practice is a Research Study Site and we actively promote the value of clinical research.

Remember:-

  • Patients and the public are at the heart of clinical research
  • The UK has led the way in the testing and development of COVID-19 treatments, diagnostic tests and vaccines.
  • High quality clinical research leads to better health outcomes and improved care for patients and the public.
  • Clinical research is normal part of the NHS and enables it to provide patients with the best treatments.
  • ANYONE CAN GET INVOLVED IN HEALTH RESEARCH.

MORE INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND AT:-

https://www.nihr.ac.uk

Thank you 

Castle Healthcare Practice


COVID-19 Research



 
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