CLOSED TO RECRUITMENT

Dear Recruiter,

Recruitment to DUTY finishes on the 30th April 2012.

You will be able to add new online cases dated up to and including 30th April for 48 Hours until midnight 2nd May 2012.
You will be able to add data to existing cases for 14 days until midnight 14th May.
After the 14th May you will only be able to view the summary pages for cases.

Cheers for all your hard graft,
The DUTY team

Protocol

You can download the current study protocol by clicking here

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Inclusion and exclusion criteria

A summary of the study eligibility and exclusion criteria can be downloaded by clicking here.

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Study summary

A summary of the study for primary care clinicians is also available. Click here to download.

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Study Documents

Here you can access local versions of study documents (select your local study centre). If the document you need is not listed, please check your study manual or contact your local study team.

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Bristol

Cardiff

London

Southampton

Consent form

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Consent to contact form

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Full parent information sheet

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Click here for Welsh language version

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Summary parent information sheet

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Summary GP information sheet

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Screening log

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SAE reporting form

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SAE reporting procedure

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Withdrawal form

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Equipment re-ordering form

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Study poster

Click here for
English language version

Click here for
Welsh language version

Cardiff Research Lab Requisition Form

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3 month notes review form (for information only)

Click here

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Study Case Report Form (CRF)

If you run out of paper versions of the study Case Report Form, in the first instance contact your local study team. In an emergency, authorised recruiting staff can print additional copies using the links below.

Case Report Form

Section 1: Screening

Section 2: Participant registration

Section 3: Symptoms, medical and family history, medications, toileting and clinical obs

Section 4: Clinician's examination, diagnosis and management

Section 5: Urine collection, dipstick test and processing

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Study procedures

A summary of the urine sampling process can be downloaded here.

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Equipment

To re-order study equipment, please download the correct re-ordering form for your co-ordinating centre and fax to the number printed on the form.

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Clinical Contacts

If you have a clinical query relating to the urine sample results of a patient recruited into the DUTY study, you can contact the lead microbiologists whose contact details are available here.

If you have a clinical query relating to the management of a patient recruited into the DUTY study, you can contact the lead paediatric nephrologists whose contact details are available here.

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Contact the study team

For any other query relating to the study, please contact your local study team.

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More about DUTY

Ethics

The DUTY study has full ethical approval from Southmead Research Ethics Committee (ref: 09/H0102/64). For further information or for copies of ethics approval correspondence please contact the study manager Harriet Downing by calling 0117 331 3811 or by e-mailing harriet.downing@bristol.ac.uk.

Research governance

R&D approvals for the DUTY study have been granted by all Trusts within which we are recruiting. For further information or for copies of research governance approval correspondence please contact the study manager Harriet Downing by calling 0117 331 3811 or by e-mailing harriet.downing@bristol.ac.uk.

Funding / sponsorship

The DUTY study is funded by a grant of £3,255,155 from the Department of Health's National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Health Technology Assessment (HTA) programme.

The DUTY study is sponsored by the University of Bristol.

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Study Steering Committee

The DUTY study is governed by an independent Steering Committee. For information about the work and membership of the Committee please contact the study manager Harriet Downing by calling 0117 331 3811 or by e-mailing harriet.downing@bristol.ac.uk.

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Recruitment

A graphic of current recruitment against target is available by clicking here.

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Training opportunities

The DUTY study team provides training for recruiters in all of the study methods, and can put you in touch with providers of other relevant training e.g. ICH-GCP. Click here for further information.

For recruiters within PCTs co-ordinated by the Bristol centre, ICH-GCP refresher training courses are provided by the WCLRN and the latest booking form (which must be e-mailed to Hope Douglas, hope.douglas@uhbristol.nhs.uk) is available by clicking here.

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Translation Service

If you require access to a translation service for the purpose of DUTY recruitment please contact Language Line. For details on how to do this please refer to the short user guide.

You will require the following telephone number and ID code when making a call:

Tel: 0845 3109900
ID: 407994

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DUTY Study Training Database

You can access the study training database here to try out data entry before entering real patients. Please use the following details to log in:

User name = tod3
Password = thisis2@

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