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About HeadPoST

HeadPoST is an investigator-initiated and conducted, international collaborative, regionally organised, multicentre, prospective, cluster randomised crossover blinded outcome assessment study to compare the effectiveness of the lying flat (0°) head position with the sitting up (≥30°) Continue reading



The HeadPoST study has the first Steering committee meeting in May 2014. Together with the National Leaders from the United Kingdom, South America, China and France we are setting up of Regional Coordinating Centres in the various countries and preparing ethics submission. Continue reading



Resources for the trial such as Declaration of Helsinki and ICH-GCP are some of the links available within this page. Please visit our resources page for links to other useful documents or sites.



HeadPoST is funded through a grant from the National Medical Research Council of Australia (NHMRC), a major government health research body, from 2014 to 2016. Professors and Medical leaders from University of Sydney, Australian Catholic University & St Vincent’s Hospital, Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile, University of Central Lancashire, University of Leicester in the UK and Peking Union Medical College Hospital, China are some of the collaborators in the study.