Research trials and studies in Western Australia
Combating blindness in people with diabetes
Take part in a world-first GP-led trial to screen your eyes and help combat blindness.
Contact GP Superclinic at the Midland Railway Workshops ph: (08) 9374 7000
The effect of lupin-enriched food on blood sugar and blood pressure control in type 2 diabetes
Participants should be between 40-75 years of age, non-smokers and don't require insulin.
Email Natalie Ward here or call (08) 9266 7520
How's your blood pressure?
UWA Professor Markus Schlaich is helping coordinate May Measurement Month - a free global health initiative urging West Australias to have their blood pressure checking during May.
Email Derrin Brockman here or phone (08) 9224 0209
The effects of blood sugar levels on exercise performance with type 1 diabetes
Participants need to be aged between 14-26, have had type 1 diabetes for more than a year with a HbA1c <9% and be free from an illness which would affect their ability to undertake exercise testing.
Email Karen Rothacker here or phone (08) 9340 8744
How does glucose lowering medication reduce the risk of death from cardiovascular disease?
This trial is looking for participants with obesity/diabetes or prediabetes.
Find out more here (08) 9224 0306
Calcium build-up and hardening of the arteries in people with diabetes
Royal Perth cardiology team are looking for participants aged between 50-80 to take part in a study.
Find out more here
Effect of habitual food intake on glycaemic control in individuals with type 1 diabetes
This research project at the University of Western Australia is to determine if there is a relationship between daily carbohydrate intake and glycaemic control, frequency of hypoglycaemic events, fear of hypoglycaemia, insulin dosage, physical activity participation, body composition and blood lipoprotein profiles in individuals with T1DM in a free-living setting.
You can download more information here
Lupin foods and blood sugar levels for people with type 2 diabetes
Volunteers are needed for a study on the effects of lupin-enriched foods for type 2 diabetes.
The T4DM study
Are you male aged between 50 and 74 years?
T4DM is a study into whether diet and testosterone can prevent type 2 diabetes in men who have prediabetes and relatively low testosterone.
We will be recruiting about 1500 men who do not have diabetes across Australia to join the study. Study participation will last approximately 2 years.
Visit www.t4dm.org.au for more information.
Other clinical trials in Australia
The Australasian Paediatric Endocrine Group (APEG) - Australasia diabetes data network
- Click here for information
- Contact Helen Phelan, Email: [email protected] or Telephone: 02 4921 3666
Intranasal insulin trial (init 2)
- Visit www.stopdiabetes.com.au for information or Telephone: 1300 138 712
Type 1 diabetes prevention trial
- Visit www.stopdiabetes.com.au for information
Clinical trial connect
- Visit www.ctc.asn.au for information
Australian clinical trials
- Visit www.australianclinicaltrials.gov.au for information
Australian New Zealand clinical trials
- Visit www.anzctr.org.au for information