MAPS-2 Study

The Metoclopramide for Avoiding Pneumonia after Stroke (MAPS-2) Trial: a single-blind, randomized controlled trial of metoclopramide for the prevention of pneumonia in patients with dysphagia after an acute stroke

The aim is to test whether giving metoclopramide 10 mg three times a day for 14 days prevents pneumonia and death after acute stroke.

Please click MAPS-2 to randomize a participant and enter data. It will take you to the RedCap site.

Please click here for a protocol summary, the expressioin of interest form, the study team, and our newsletters.

If you have had green light to open the study you will have to authorize your local team on the Redcap Website. You will need the invitation email you have been sent with the temoprary password. Please click here for instructions.

Please watch this video to guide metoclopramide/saline administration via the nasogastric tube.

We have 33 participants and 20 active centres.

  1. Stoke-on-Trent (Dr Anushka Warusevitane) [21]
  2. Whiston St Helens and Knownsley (Dr Sunanda Mavinamane) [3]
  3. Chester, Countess of Chester (PI Prof Kausik Chatterjee, Ass PI Dr Pramodh Hettiarachchi) [2]
  4. Aberdeen (Dr German Guzman Gutierrez) [2]
  5. Durham (ANP Michelle Matthews) [2]
  6. Bury St Edmunds (Dr Abdul Azim) [1]
  7. Swansea (Dr Peter Slade) [1]
  8. Durham (ANP Michelle Matthews) [1]
  9. Llanelli Prince Philip (Dr Senthil Kumar)
  10. Tyneside and Sunderland (Dr Naweed Sattar)
  11. Aberystwyth Bronglais Hospital (Dr Syed Abid Raza)
  12. London Barts Health Royal London, Newham and Whipps Cross (Dr Oliver Spooner)
  13. Carmarthen Glangwili GH (Dr Pagdala Sridhar)
  14. Exeter Royal Devon and Exeter (Prof Martin James)
  15. Norwich, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS FT (Dr Joyce Balami)
  16. Glasgow, Monklands (Dr Mark Barber)
  17. Middlesborough, James Cook Hosptial (Mr Andrew Young)
  18. Cambridge, Addenbrooks University Hospital (Dr Kayvan Khandjooi)
  19. London, Northwick Park Hospital (Dr Aravinth Sivagnanaratnam)
  20. Wolverhampton New Cross Hosptial (Dr Nasar Ahmad)
  21. Southhampton, University Hospital Southampton (Dr Shivaprasad Siddegowda)