Welcome to the A-Gloves Trial website.
What is the A-Gloves Trial?
The A-Gloves Trial is a randomised control trial where we are want to understand how helpful arthritis gloves are for people with rheumatoid arthritis and inflammatory arthritis.
What does A-Gloves stand for?
As we are testing Arthritis Gloves, we have come up with a short, easier to remember name of A-GLOVES.
A-Gloves is a randomised controlled multi-centre trial comparing the effects of two different arthritis gloves.
We are looking at people with Rheumatoid Arthritis or Inflammatory Arthritis and persistent hand pain and want to understand:
The two arthritis gloves look like:
More information on our study can be found on the Participant Information Sheet.
Our study is funded by NIHR and you can find out more on the UK Clinical Trials Gateway website.
Find out how our Trial is progressing by viewing our newsletters:
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University of Salford
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If you have any questions about the study, wish to discuss taking part or have any concerns; please contact the researchers leading the study: