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More funds for clinical trials and an award for BOOST II

There was double good news for clinical trials this morning at the ACTA Clinical Trials 2017: National Tribute and Awards Ceremony held at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital. First, federal Minist... Read More

Celebrating our clinical trials history with oranges

Today, CTC is celebrating International Clinical Trials Day. We like to keep in touch with our history, so we are celebrating with oranges. Lessons in history Each year the world celebrat... Read More

People at very high risk of melanoma would benefit from monitoring

Australia has one of the highest rates of melanoma in the world. A newly published study has shown that for people at very high risk, specialised surveillance clinics would cut costs and imp... Read More

Published Research

Does personalised melanoma genomic risk information trigger conversations about skin cancer prevention and skin examination with family, friends and health professionals?

British Journal of Dermatology. Online 20 Jun 2017

Smit AK, Keogh LA, Newson AJ, Butow PN, Dunlop K, Morton RL, Kirk J, Espinoza D, Cust AE

Cardiovascular and metabolic effects of metformin in patients with type 1 diabetes (REMOVAL): a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial

Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. Online 16 Jun 2017

Petrie JR, Chaturvedi N, Ford I, Brouwers M, Greenlaw N, Tillin T, Hramiak I, Hughes AD, Jenkins AJ, Klein BEK, Klein R, Ooi TC, Rossing P, Stehouwer CDA, Sattar N, Colhoun HM

Baseline circulating FGF21 concentrations and increase after fenofibrate treatment predict more rapid glycemic progression in type 2 diabetes: results from the FIELD study

Clinical Chemistry. Online 14 Jun 2017.

Ong KL, O'Connell R, Januszewski AS, Jenkins AJ, Xu A, Sullivan DR, Barter PJ, Scott RS, Taskinen MR, Waldman B, Colman PG, Best JD, Simes JR, Rye KA, Keech AC

Reducing uncertainty: predictors of stopping chemotherapy early and shortened survival time in platinum resistant/refractory ovarian cancer: the GCIG Symptom Benefit study

Oncologist. Online 10 Jun 2017

Roncolato FT, Joly F, O'Connell R, Lanceley A, Hilpert F, Buizen L, Okamoto A, Aotani E, Pignata S, Donnellan P, Oza A, Avall-Lundqvist E, Berek JS, Heitz F, Feeney A, Berton-Rigaud D, Stockler MR, King M, Friedlander M

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Introduction to Economic Evaluation in Health

31 March 2017

A one-day course that provides an introduction to economic evaluation in health and health care.

ANZGOG Annual Scientific Meeting: 29 March - 1 April 2017

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