Sleep Health

    Several projects with the aim to improve sleep in both adults and children are currently underway:

    Melatonin for initial insomnia in stimulant-treated paediatric ADHD (Funded by NHMRC)

    MyNap project contact: mynap@uq.edu.au 

     

    Melatonin for insomnia in Parkinson's Disease (Funded by Wesley Medical Research)

    Parkinsons project contact: insompd@uq.edu.au

     

    Other projects

    • Single Patient Multiple Cross-Over Trials To Determine The Efficacy Of Pilocarpine 5mg Orally Dissolving Tablets In Relieving Dry Mouth In Patients Experiencing Xerostomia
    • A series of N-of-1 trials to assess therapeutic interchangeability of two Enalapril formulations in the treatment of hypertension, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    • A pilot series of n-of-1 randomised controlled trials to compare Pregabalin and Gabapentin for persistent neuropathic pain

    Completed projects

    • Using n-of-1 trials to determine the effectiveness of paracetamol in advanced cancer patients on opioids. (Funded by the NHMRC)
    • Using single patient trials to determine the effectiveness of psycho-stimulants in end stage fatigue in cancer patients. (Funded by the NHMRC)
    • N-of-1 trials of stimulants compared to placebo for traumatic brain injury in children. (Funded by Motor Accident Insurance Commission)