Prof. Zahida Qureshi attends the WHO CHAMPION Trial Investigators meeting
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Date and time: 
Wed, 2018-04-11 10:13
Location / Venue: 

Belgaum, India

The WHO CHAMPION Trial Investigators meeting was held on 28th – 29th March, 2018 at the Women’s and Children’s Health Research Unit in Belgaum, India. Prof. Zahida Qureshi is the Principal Investigator for the WHO CHAMPION Trial in Kenya.

The Trial is a phase III, randomized, double-blind trial comparing room temperature stable Carbetocin to Oxytocin for prevention of Postpartum Haemorrhage during the third stage of labour in women delivering vaginally also referred to as the “CHAMPION TRIAL”.  Kenya was one of the ten participating countries. Globally, the trial was conducted from July 2015 to January 2018. The recruitment of participants was approximately 30,000 women. During this meeting the results were discussed and the first draft of the manuscript was prepared.

Expiry Date: 
Thu, 2021-04-01 10:13