More about OSTRICH


The OSTRICH study has full ethical approval from NHS Research Ethics Committee (REC) for Wales (reference: 13/WA/0004)

Research Governance

R&D approvals for the OSTRICH study have been granted by all the NHS Health Boards in Wales. Clinical Trial Authorisation has been granted by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA)

Funding / Sponsorship

The OSTRICH study is funded by a grant of £1,083,208 from the National Institute for Health Research Health Technology Assessment programme (NIHR HTA) Ref: 11/01/26.

The OSTRICH study is sponsored by Cardiff University