Recruitment began in September 2012 and officially closed on the 29th of January 2016, after the trial successfully reached its target total of 288 patients .

A graph of monthly recruitment to the trial by each site can be found below:

January 2016: Congratulations to Norfolk, the top recruiting site for this month

December 2015: Congratulations to Norfolk, the top recruiting site for this month

November 2015: Congratulations to Norfolk and North Staffordshire, the top recruiting sites for this month.

October 2015: Congratulations to North Staffordshire, the top recruiting site for this month

September 2015: Congratulations to Norfolk, the top recruiting site for this month

August 2015: Congratulations to North Staffordshire, the top recruiting site for this month

July 2015: Congratulations to Norfolk, the top recruiting site for this month

J une 2015: Congratulations to Norfolk, the top recruiting site for this month

May 2015: Congratulations to Norfolk, the top recruiting site for this month

April 2015: Congratulations to Norfolk, the top recruiting site for this month

M arch 2015: Congratulations to Norfolk and North Staffordshire, the top recruiting sites this month

February 2015: Congratulations to Norfolk, the top recruiting site for this month

January 2015: Congratulations to Norfolk, the top recruiting site with a new trial high of 8 participants in a month!

The pie chart below also illustrates each site's percentage contribution to reaching our recruitment target: