Lincoln Clinical Trials Unit (LinCTU)

Please find below our current and recent projects supported by the Lincoln Clinical Trials Unit:
Active projects


Strengthening Mental Abilities with Relational Training in Multiple Sclerosis: A feasibility trial (SMART MS) 2021-2022
Funded by NIHR Research fro Patient Benefit, awarding £149,377. Key contact: Prof Graham Law.
The main aim of this study is to develop and conduct feasibility and pilot studies exploring Strengthening Mental Abilities with Relational Training (SMART) for people with MS.

Effect of implementing an ambulance clinician delivered hypoglycaemia intervention (‘Hypos can strike twice’) on repeat ambulance calls, attendances and transportation to hospital: non-randomised stepped wedge and process evaluation (Ambu-HS2) 2020-2022
Funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Applied Research Collaboration East Midlands, awarding £200,000. Key contact: Professor Niro Siriwardena
This is a non-randomised stepped wedge study with a mixed-methods process evaluation study which aims to evaluate the effect of implementing the ‘Hypo’s can strike twice’ intervention to patients with diabetes and hypoglycaemia attended by East Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Trust in the East Midlands region.