Category Archives: MiTy

Glucose Meter File Naming

As we review the glucose meter data files uploaded to our server, we have noticed that not all file names match the subject ID contained within the file. We would like to remind all sites to ensure that the file name reflects the correct subject ID. As a reminder, the steps for saving and naming […]

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Cord Blood Collection Processing Times

As a reminder, cord blood should be processed within 2 hours of collection. Please ensure you are using the Cord Blood Processing Worksheet to record the times, located in Appendix A of the Manual of Procedures, or download here Dr. Feig has a tip for the collection of cord blood off-hours: if possible, enlist the […]

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MiTy/MiTy Kids Summer Newsletter!

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AE Resolution Dates

As a reminder, please ensure you record the date of resolution in both the AE worksheet and in OpenClinica once the AE is complete. The resolution date is the date the AE is either resolved, considered stable, or the date of completion of subject participation in the MiTy trial (i.e. Postpartum Visit).   Save Save

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Site of the Quarter Award Winners Q1 2017

In recognition of the hard work required for successful recruitment, we are excited to announce the “Site of the Quarter” award winners for Quarter 1, 2017. The winners are: Top Recruiting Site: CHU Sainte Justine, Montreal and Alberta Health Sciences, Calgary Most Consistent Recruiting Site: Alberta Health Sciences, Calgary Most Improved Recruiting Site: The Scarborough […]

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Reminder: Qualified Investigator Sign Off of Completed Cases

When the eCRFs have been marked as “Complete” (all data entered and all queries resolved),ensure the Qualified Investigator signs off on the subject case book. The Qualified Investigator must be the one to sign off on all data forms, this task cannot be delegated to another member of the team. To sign off on the […]

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Recruitment tips from Dr. Feig: what to do when a potential recruit does not want to stop her metformin

  If a potential recruit is already taking metformin, and is hesitant to stop, Dr. Feig’s site provides the following tips:      Inform the patient that standard of care is to taper off the metformin and add insulin.  Clarify that many studies have shown that metformin is safe to use in pregnancy and that […]

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Site of the Quarter Award Winners!

In recognition of the hard work required for successful recruitment, we are excited to announce the “Site of the Quarter” award winners for Quarter 4, 2016. The winners are: Top Recruiting Site (highest number of patients in the last quarter): CHU Sainte Justine, Montreal Most Consistent Recruiting Site (maintained a recruitment rate of at least […]

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