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PREVENTT (Preoperative intravenous iron to treat anaemia in major surgery)

Project title: PREVENTT (Preoperative intravenous iron to treat anaemia in major surgery)

Call to action: 10/104 HTA Clinical Evaluation and Trials Open call

Research type: Primary Research

Chief investigator: Professor Toby RichardsORCID logo

Lead Author: Professor Toby RichardsORCID logo

Contractor: University College London

Cost: £2,195,694.00

Co-investigators: Professor John BrowneORCID logo, Professor John Kelly, Professor Michael GrocottORCID logo, Professor Stephen MorrisORCID logo, Professor Tim ClaytonORCID logo.

Started: September 2012 | Status: Published February 2021

ISRCTN: 67322816

Preoperative intravenous iron was not superior to placebo in reducing mortality or need for blood transfusion when administered to patients with anaemia 10 42 days before elective major abdominal surgery.

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