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What are clinical trials anyway?

What are clinical trials anyway?

Hi, I’m Cat and I’m an MS reporter and I’ve been living with MS for seven years. This episode is a rough guide to clinical trials that aims to set out the simple stuff. What is a clinical trial, why do they exist and how do they work. If you’ve ever wondered about where treatments […]

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Clinical Research Practitioner of the Year

Clinical Research Practitioner of the Year

I’m absolutely delighted and the nomination actually covered a lot of the work a lot of people in opthamology all the thousands of people that we’ve recruited to clinical studies. It’s not just me, I led the team but the team itself had been absolutely fantastic. Well it certainly help me to keep going and […]

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UQx PSYC1030.1x 3-4-8 Part B: Scarcity

UQx PSYC1030.1x 3-4-8 Part B: Scarcity

Scarcity also works for more general reasons, not just because of social factors. In that study, there was also a condition where the jar of ten biscuits was replaced by a jar containing two biscuits because of a mistake. The second experimenter had picked up the incorrect jar before they got there, you were meant […]

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Why Are Drug Trials Necessary?

Why Are Drug Trials Necessary?

Robert would like to know why drug trials are necessary at all? In our research, we’re constantly looking for new active substances to improve treatments, the quality of life and the prospects of a cure for patients. But before a new active substance can become a medicine, we must understand not only its effectiveness, but […]

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Ketamine for Depression: Doc-to-Doc with Gerard Sanacora MD PhD

Ketamine for Depression: Doc-to-Doc with Gerard Sanacora MD PhD

Dr. Perry Wilson: In the year 2000, seven individuals suffering from major depression were part of a crossover study which suggested that ketamine was superior to placebo in terms of controlling depressive symptoms. Research in the area has grown rapidly with data suggesting that even one-time doses of the dissociative anesthetic may have significant benefit […]

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MR. ROBOT – ralphthemoviemaker

MR. ROBOT – ralphthemoviemaker

I’m gonna be one of those dickheads imitating the style of what I’m reviewing. Great. Oh wow, now we’re going up. Holy shit isn’t this cool. You wanna know something I love? I love Mr. Robot. You wanna know how good it is? Look at me 𝘣𝘦𝘧𝘰𝘳𝘦 Mr. Robot. This is how I operated on […]

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