Randomised Control Trial (Workstream E) - Summary

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General Information

This randomised controlled trial is part of a five year Programme of Applied Research awarded by NIHR, ref RP-PG-1210-12016 (1st Feb 2013 – 31st Jan 2018). It follows on from a development project that was funded by NIHR as a Programme Development Grant (NIHR ref RP-DG-0709-10138, Trust RD&I No. 4102, UOL: 000712, Oct 2010 – 30th Sep 2011).

Study Centres

The study centre is the Royal Liverpool University Hospital.

Screening takes place in 7 fixed sites across Liverpool

  • Breeze Hill Neighbourhood Medical Centre
  • Everton Road Health Centre
  • Fiveways Family Health Centre
  • Picton Neighbourhood Health and Children’s Centre
  • South Liverpool Treatment Centre
  • Yew Tree Centre
  • Clinical Eye Research Centre, Royal Liverpool University Hospital

The treatment centre is St Paul’s Eye Unit at the Royal Liverpool University Hospital