Clinically-assisted Hydration at End of Life study (CHELsea)

CHELsea is a palliative care, cluster randomised, feasibility trial on clinically-assisted hydration at the end of life. 

The trial will allow methodological and ethical issues to be understood and addressed to ensure a robust, adequately powered, randomised controlled trial is designed. 

 

The protocol for the CHELsea trail has been accepted for publication in the journal Trials and a link to the full publication can be found below:

http://www.trialsjournal.com/content/16/1/464