Peninsula Clinical Trials Unit: Non-CTIMPs


Title: A novel interactive training device to improve walking Ability and quality of life for Children with CErebral Palsy Trial. A multi-centred feasibility RCT with an embedded qualitative study.

Chief investigator: Rachel Rapson, Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust

Study website


Autism Spectrum Social Stories In Schools Trial 2: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial analysing clinical and cost-effectiveness of Social Stories™ in primary schools.

Study website    ISRCTN11634810


A feasibility cluster randomised controlled trial of a paramedic-administered breathlessness management intervention for acute-on-chronic breathlessness.


A feasibility, randomised controlled trial of a complex breathlessness intervention in Idiopathis Pulmonary Fibrosis.

Study website     ISRCTN13784514


Title: Dementia – Person Aligned Care Team

Chief investigator: Professor Richard Byng, Faculty of Health, University of Plymouth



Title: Evaluating the Management of chronic Pelvic girdle Pain following pregnancy: A randomised controlled feasibility trial

Chief investigator: Professor Jenny Freeman


Title: A cluster randomised, controlled feasibility study of a nurse-led, holistic assessment and care planning intervention for older people living with frailty in primary care.

Chief investigator: Helen Lyndon, University of Plymouth

Study website          ISRCTN74345449

Improve II

Title: Integrating multifactorial psychotherapy research in an NHS Setting: A fractional factorial randomised trial delivering internet psychotherapy for depression.

Chief investigator: Professor Edward Watkins, University of Exeter


Title: Reducing Foot Plantar Pressure in people with diabetes using an instant insole solution: a mixed methods pilot study.

Chief investigator: Richard Collings, Faculty of Health, University of Plymouth

Study website

MCL Biobank

Title: Establishing a biobank and database as a national resource for characterising indolent and aggressive forms of mantle cell lymphoma.

Chief investigator: Professor Simon Rule, University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust



Title: Functional imagery training to reduce alcohol-related harm in patients with alcohol-related liver disease: a pilot randomised trial.

Chief investigator: Dr Ashwin Dhanda, University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust

Registered study on the NIHR Associate PI Scheme


Title: Promoting mental health and building resilience in adolescence: Investigating mindfulness and attentional control.

Chief investigator: Professor Mark Williams, University of Oxford

Study website    ISRCTN86619085


Title: Developing an occupation-based complex intervention for living well with anxiety in Parkinson's.

Chief investigator: Chris Lovegrove, Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust/ University of Plymouth


Title: How are treatment outcomes for people with severe obesity ImPROved by GROUP-based behavioural intervention?

Chief investigator: Professor Jon Pinkney

Press release


Title: The South West impact of multiple sclerosis project – a patient-orientated longitudinal study of the impact of multiple sclerosis in South West England.

Chief investigator: Professor Jeremy Hobart, University of Plymouth

Study website


Title: Trial of Physical Activity and Reduction of Smoking.

Chief investigator: Professor Adrian Taylor, University of Plymouth

Study website      ISRCTN47776579