Case Studies

COPD and its co-morbidities

COPD is one of the world’s leading cause of death with prevalence ranging from 6% to 19% globally. This disease is particularly relevant for us in Asia-Pacific as risk factors such as smoking, biomass fuels, TB and air pollution are more prevalent than other regions. For example COPD prevalence in Chinese males is estimated to […]

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June 21st, 2016

Intensive blood pressure lowering reduces heart attacks

One quarter of the world’s adult population suffers from hypertension, and although it has no obvious symptoms, it can lead to heart attacks, stroke, kidney failure and blindness. Despite this, there has been great uncertainty as to how intensively blood pressure should be lowered to obtain maximal benefit and minimize risks. Researchers from Australia, China, […]

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June 21st, 2016

Benefits of DPPIV-inhibitors still uncertain

The recent SAVOR-TIMI 53 (saxagliptin) and EXAMINE (alogliptin) trials recently reported the effects of the DPPIV inhibitor class of glucose lowering agents in people with diabetes. As required by the US FDA, both drugs were found not to increase cardiovascular risk, allowing the agents to be registered for use in that country. Good news, it would […]

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June 21st, 2016

Too busy for a healthy lifestyle?

As active contributors in research, sometimes it’s nice to take a step back and reflect how our work evolves from novel treatment to everyday practice. So much of how we choose to live our life now was determined by past evidence. But with the volume of information out there, it’s difficult to sift out the […]

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June 20th, 2016

Our experienced project team in China delivers another challenging study

In testament to George Clinical’s operational experience and ability, we recently completed a Chinese registration trial for a mid-sized global pharmaceutical with excellent results

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October 16th, 2014

INTERACT2 – A Large Scale Clinical Trial in Stroke

George Clinical, a leading Asia Pacific CRO, is wholly owned by The George Institute, a world leading medical research institute focused on chronic disease. Our model sees us forming integrated project teams with our scientific thought leaders. The Neurological & Mental Health unit, one of the many divisions within The George Institute, has led many […]

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May 27th, 2014

Proving salt reduction reduces stroke and mortality

Effective management of diseases such as hypertension requires more than drug therapy, but also a change in diet and lifestyle.

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March 14th, 2014

PROGRESS, the largest clinical trial for secondary prevention of stroke

A randomised, double-blind trial examining the effects of an ACE inhibitor-based blood pressure lowering regimen on the risk of stroke among patients with a history of cerebrovascular disease.

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January 15th, 2014

SAFE, the largest clinical trial in critical care medicine

A randomised controlled double-blind study comparing the effects of saline versus albumin on mortality in 6,997 patients, with up to 30 days of follow-up. Saline vs Albumin Read more about the SAFE trial on The George Institute website This trial was completed under budget and ahead of schedule, with results published in The New England […]

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January 15th, 2014

ADVANCE, the largest clinical trial in diabetes

Action in Diabetes Read more about the ADVANCE trial on The George Institute website A factorial, randomised controlled trial study designed to determine the effects of intensive blood pressure lowering and glucose control on cardiovascular risks among type 2 diabetes patients. Covering both advanced economies in North America and Western Europe and emerging economies in […]

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January 15th, 2014
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