Table 4

University of Oxford sponsored clinical trials active, 2005/09
Topic area Number of trials Phase Number of participants
I II III IV N/A
Cancer 7 1 4 1 1 27314*
Cardiac/circulation 8 1 4 3 56335
Diabetes 7 3 4 16350*
Infectious disease 25 19 3 1 1 1737*
Neo/perinatal 4 1 2 1 7220
Nervous system 2 2 312
Obstetrics/gynaecology 2 1 1 240
Paediatrics 17 8 2 6 1 5510
Public health/primary care 1 1 180
Psychiatry 8 1 2 4 1 1853
Renal 2 1 1 848
Respiratory medicine 4 1 1 2 686
Tropical medicines 53 9 15 8 7 14 36303*
Total 140 29 31 24 32 23 154888

*incomplete data.

Source: Clinical Trials and Research Governance Team, University of Oxford.

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