Study details

SWIFFT is funded by the National Institute for Health Research’s Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Programme. It is a joint collaboration between the University of Leicester (trial sponsor) and the University of York (trial management, statistics and health economics), University of Nottingham (qualitative research) and University of Leicester (statistical analyses). A Trial Steering Committee and a Data Monitoring and Ethics Committee provide independent oversight to the trial.
  • HTA reference: 11/36/37
  • ISRCTN: 67901257
  • Ethics No: 13/EM/0154
If you are involved in the care of patients with these fractures and would like further information about contributing to this trial, please contact one of the trial coordinators, listed in the contacts section of the website.