Head Injury Retrieval Trial
This study has been terminated.
(Inadequate recruitment rate combined with a high rate of patients dropping in to the treatment group from standard care)
NSW Motor Accident Authority
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Alan Garner, CareFlight
First received: June 2, 2005
Last updated: March 10, 2013
Last verified: March 2013
No Study Results Posted on ClinicalTrials.gov for this Study
|Study Status:||This study has been terminated.|
|Study Completion Date:||September 2011|
|Primary Completion Date:||September 2011 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
Publications automatically indexed to this study by ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier (NCT Number):
Garner AA, Mann KP, Fearnside M, Poynter E, Gebski V. The Head Injury Retrieval Trial (HIRT): a single-centre randomised controlled trial of physician prehospital management of severe blunt head injury compared with management by paramedics only. Emerg Med J. 2015 Nov;32(11):869-75. doi: 10.1136/emermed-2014-204390. Epub 2015 Mar 20.
Garner AA, Fearnside M, Gebski V. The study protocol for the Head Injury Retrieval Trial (HIRT): a single centre randomised controlled trial of physician prehospital management of severe blunt head injury compared with management by paramedics. Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med. 2013 Sep 14;21:69. doi: 10.1186/1757-7241-21-69.