The PITCHES Trial is recruiting well

The PITCHES Trial opened to recruitment on 23 October 2015 at St Thomas’s Hospital in London and the first two participants were recruited on 29th December 2015.  At the end of 2016 33 sites were open to recruitment and 193 participants recruited.  Thank you to everyone involved.

This study is funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme (Reference Number 12/164/16). The views expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of the NIHR or the Department of Health and Social Care.