Research and Clinical Trials

iCore stimulates, facilitates, and organises clinical and basic science research in Irish medical institutions, and provides a medium for interaction and involvement with international centres.

Click on the specialty list on the left to view specific projects, or use the search box to find a project or trial.

LAPLAND Trial

LAPLAND - Laparoscopic peritoneal lavage for generalized peritonitis due to perforated diverticulitis

Enrollment ended: December 31, 2012 @ 16:46:49 UTC

ClinicalTrials.gov ID: NCTxxxxxx

This randomized clinical trial studies laparoscopic lavage to compare it to standard resectional surgery (Hartmann’s operation) in perforated diverticulitis

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SILVERMAN Trial

The ‘SILVERMAN’ Trial: Single Incision Laparoscopic Versus Existing Resection (Minimal Access) for Neoplasia

Enrollment ended: July 02, 2015 @ 00:52:24 UTC

ClinicalTrials.gov ID: NCT01319890

To compare patient outcome following standard of care (laparoscopic right hemicolectomy) and a ‘new therapy’ (SILS right hemicolectomy) for the treatment of right colonic cancer.… more >>