Results of the ANZICS Winter Research Forum Spiral iPad competition

So many fabulous photos and witty captions from an interesting Winter Research Forum. Thanks everyone for your tweets and hashtags. The results are: Paul Young, @DogICUma  for "Spiral, it must be a sign' Diane Mackle, @DianeMackle   for "Researchers walk on water" Samantha Bates, @saminnz  for "Great to get pier review at the Winter CTG meeting" Mentions: Lee-anne Chapple, @LSChapple  [...]

By | August 28th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Win an iPad at the ANZICS Sydney Winter Research Forum

ANZICS 2018 Winter Research Forum Spiral is running the ANZICS Winter Forum iPad competition again! The prize of a brand new, 32Gb iPad which will be presented on Tuesday the 28th of August immediately prior to the close of the conference. This is the NEW iPad that supports Apple Pencil! Here's what we [...]

By | August 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What happens when you ask for a change to Spinnaker

Devops deployment So you have found something in your study that needs to change. Heres a small insight into what we do when you ask for a change. It could be that something in your CRF has changed, you have found a better way to do something or maybe something in Spinnaker [...]

By | February 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Past and Future choices

Have you made any New Year resolutions? It’s that time of year when many of us wonder about the fresh new year where we get a chance to begin again, to set new goals and make new choices. Perhaps you looked back at 2017.  For us, 2017 was our biggest year yet with 11 trials [...]

By | January 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Past and Future choices

Merry Xmas

Merry Xmas to everyone using Spinnaker.    During the year you randomised patients, published results and initiated new research. 2017 is our biggest year yet with 11 trials on our books. 2017 highlights include: over 5,200 patients were randomised this year using Spinnaker TARGET(Monash) and NovelSTART(MRINZ) completed enrolments  Bryn Gilbertson joined the team to manage [...]

By | December 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Merry Xmas

Plus has started enrolments

Time to celebrate as the PLUS Trial has begun taking enrolments.  For the team at The George Institute and us here at Spiral, it’s a major milestone. Enrolments mean the completion of the development stage and advancement towards the target of enrolling 8,800 patients.  Enrolments also mean the first shipments of study treatment have been [...]

By | October 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Congratulations to the winner of the Spiral iPad in Queenstown

We were at the ANZICS-CTG Winter Research Forum in Queenstown last week. It was the most fun I’ve ever had at a conference. It was especially enjoyable being able to give away an iPad to the best “conference” photo on twitter. Congratulations to Samantha Bates for her fabulous photo of The Remarkables reflected in her car [...]

By | August 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Win an iPad at the ANZICS CTG Winter Research Forum

Spiral is running a competition around the ANZICS CTG 2017 Winter Forum, in stunning Queenstown, New Zealand. The prize of a brand new, 128Gb iPad Mini which will be presented on Friday the 25th of August immediately prior to morning tea. Here's what we want you to do: between now and 8am on the 25th [...]

By | August 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Win an iPad at the ANZICS CTG Winter Research Forum

TASI Trial launched this week

This week we launched another study - the TASI Study This is a small, low budget pilot trial that will test the potential overall benefit of the TightRope versus syndesmotic screw fixation for ankle injuries. You can read more about it on the Spinnaker website » The trial has been running for over 12 months using [...]

By | July 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Your database on steroids

In the space of a week our sys ops have upgraded our clinical trial server in Sydney (Wombat) and added another server to cope with the growth in Spiral and the popularity of our Spinnaker Software. The server upgrade means Spinnaker just got a whole lot quicker and access to your database is faster. We [...]

By | July 3rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments