PITCHES trial – end of recruitment phase

The recruitment phase of the PITCHES Trial has ended at midnight on 22nd August 2018, ahead of target and time. Many thanks to the trial participants and the hard working teams at the trial sites including research midwives, nursing staff, doctors and principal investigators.

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.