Through departmental licenses, an entire academic department can enable their researchers to run studies within Castor EDC. The Academisch Medisch Centrum (Academic Medical Center of the University of Amsterdam), Department of Anesthesiology recently signed a department license for its researchers and we spoke to them shortly after their kick-off training event.
A leading cause of chronic liver disease is hepatitis C viral infection (HCV), unfortunately prevalence data in Belgium are seriously outdated. The PrevER-trial is including 3000 participants within a 4-month period with two individuals working on data collection.
Today, global multicenter trials are possible because of the advances in technology and ability to share information securely. Combining easy-to-use data capture tools and imaging capture software, the INTRAGO II clinical trial on Glioblastoma Multiforme is collecting data from around the world.
USA based Iantech Inc. is a medical device company developing micro-interventional cataract surgery technology that will reduce operation time and is less invasive. The randomized controlled trial has been conducted in Castor on patients undergoing routine cataract surgery.
The DIANA study is a large multicenter cohort study, lead by intensive care unit experts out of the University Hospital Ghent. This investigator initiated study will collect a large amount of data from multiple centers and provide insight into the use of antibiotics in the Intensive Care Unit from around the world.