100 hospitals participating in the National Emergency Laparotomy Audit (NELA) in England and Wales will be invited to participate in FLO-ELA.

We currently have over 45 sites open, with study setup progressing well and new sites joining us every month.

Is My Hospital Taking Part?

We are pleased to have the following hospitals open to recruitment:

Aintree University Hospital
Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital
Birmingham Heartlands Hospital
Bradford Royal Infirmary
Bristol Royal Infirmary
Conquest Hospital
Croydon University Hospital
Derriford Hospital
Gloucestershire Royal Hospital
Great Western Hospital
Harrogate District Hospital
Hereford County Hospital
James Paget Hospital
King's College Hospital - Denmark Hill
King's Mill Hospital
Leighton Hospital
Lister Hospital
Musgrove Park Hospital
Nevill Hall Hospital
Northwick Park / St Marks
Peterborough City Hospital
Princess Royal University Hospital
Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham
Queens Medical Centre - Nottingham
Royal Bournemouth Hospital
Royal Cornwall Hospital
Royal Derby Hospital
Royal Free Hospital
Royal Hampshire County Hospital
Royal London Hospital
Royal United Hospital - Bath
Royal Victoria Infirmary - Newcastle
Russells Hall Hospital
Sandwell General Hospital
Southampton General Hospital
Southmead Hospital
Southport District General Hospital
St James's University Hospital - Leeds
St Thomas' Hospital
Stoke Mandeville Hospital
Sunderland Royal Hospital
Tameside General Hospital
Torbay Hospital
University Hospital Lewisham
University Hospital of North Durham
University Hospital Of North Tees
Warwick Hospital
Watford General Hospital
Yeovil District Hospital

Interested in Taking Part?

We are still looking for new sites, so if you are a NELA hospital interested in the FLO-ELA trial, then please express your interest by email or complete a feasibility form and return to us at