Analgesic efficacy and safety of morphine in the Procedural Pain in Premature Infants (Poppi) study: randomised placebo-controlled trial

Researchers Edmund Juszczak, Jennifer Bell and Andrew King from the NPEU Clinical Trials Unit have collaborated in researching the analgesic efficacy and safety of oral morphine used during procedures that cause premature infants pain (The Poppi Trial). Their findings have recently been published in a paper by Caroline Hartley et. al.  For full details of the methods used and thier findings, please read the article in the The Lancet.

The Poppi trial is funded by The Wellcome Trust and the NIHR EME Programme.

NIHR acknowledgment and disclaimer: This study is funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Efficacy and Mechanism Evaluation (EME) Programme (Reference Number 14/187/01). The views expressed are those of the author(s) and not necessarily those of the NIHR or the Department of Health and Social Care.