The Atherstone Surgery has been involved in clinical research for over 20 years. From time to time, patients with the appropriate medical history may be contacted to see if they are interested in taking part in studies relevant to their medical condition. Participating is voluntary and you can withdraw at any point during the trial.
All studies are fully ethical and approved by the ethics committee.
If you are interested in any of the trials listed below and would like more information, please contact Marcia Sherriff, Clinical Trials Administrator on (01827 711568 or Marcia.sheriff@gp-M84019.nhs.uk).
Public Health England - Flu Swab surveillance
Have you got flu-like symptoms? Fever, cough, headache, runny nose muscle ache or sore- throat. You may be invited to participate by being asked to have a swab taken or ask at reception to see if a nurse is available to have a swab taken.
Please inquire with the Copd Nurse/GP
- Shingles vaccine
- Anal itching
- Diabetes study
- Influenza Swabbing