Members of a clinical trial expert group have come together to provide a call for action to reinvent randomised clinical trials to be fit for
The British Heart Foundation Clinical Research Collaborative (BHF CRC) aims to support the planning and delivery of clinical research in heart and circulatory disease.
We will provide the infrastructure to facilitate, enhance and coordinate the research activity of existing cardiovascular and surgical societies, all of whom have pledged their support.
We are inclusive in our approach and will support our stakeholders to develop and deliver the projects irrespective of the proposed or final source of funding.
The BHF CRC initiative is funded by the British Heart Foundation and hosted by the British Cardiovascular Society.
Promote and Co-ordinate
To enable the effective planning and delivery of clinical research
Provide solutions to problems faced by our external stakeholders
Working with the research community to promote representation and opportunities
Congenital Heart Disease Priority Setting Partnership (PSP) identifies Top 10 Priorities for Child/Antenatal and Adult Congenital Heart Disease
The James Lind Alliance Methodology was used to bring together patients, parents, charities and clinicians identify the unanswered questions about congenital heart diseases and agree on the most important for research to address.
The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) and the National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR) have published a join position statement setting out how to make clinical research part of everyday practice for all healthcare professionals.