The PRINCIPLE Trial
The national PRINCIPLE trial platform is evaluating potential treatments for COVID-19 infection in older people.
The PRINCIPLE trial platform is the national urgent public health trial for primary care and aims to find treatments for COVID-19 for older people. We want to find medicines that can help people with COVID-19 symptoms get better quickly and stop them needing to go to hospital. The trial is recruiting participants online via more than 800 GP practices across the UK.
Lead Investigators: Professor Chris Butler, Professor Richard Hobbs.
Research Group: Primary Care Clinical Trials Unit, Oxford RCGP Research & Surveillance Centre / Clinical Informatics and Health Outcomes Research Group
Funder: National Institute for Health Research, UKRI.