Table 3

Proposed timeline of the PREVENT-ADPKD trial

YearMilestone (italics denote milestone has been completed)
2012–2015 Study protocol developed (V.4); Australian and New Zealand Clinical Trial registration; lead-site ethics committee approval; trial endorsed by AKTN; data and biostatistical management plan developed; DSMB appointed; randomisation list and electronic case report forms finalised; recruitment at Westmead Hospital started; intervention group supporting tools developed
2016 Commenced recruitment at Norwest Private Hospital, Nepean Hospital and Gosford Renal Research
50% planned recruitment completed
2017 Commence recruitment at other Australian sites
75% recruitment completed in July 2017
Plan to complete recruitment at the end of 2017
2018–2019Follow-up of study participants
2020–2021Last participant follow-up
Study close-out, data analysis; report key findings
  • AKTN, Australasian Kidney Trials Network; DSMB, Data and Safety Monitoring Board.