SHINE (The Sleep Health in Breast Cancer Study)

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Hi Members,

BCNA's Policy & Advocacy Team recently shared the below study which may be of some interest to you:

SHINE (The Sleep Health in Breast Cancer Study-Evaluating the impact on psychological wellbeing and medication adherence)

Researchers at
the University of Strathclyde Sleep Research Unit in Glasgow (UK) are running a
study to better understand physical and emotional wellbeing amongst people
diagnosed with breast cancer.

More
specifically, the study aims to:

·       
learn
about wellbeing of people diagnosed with breast cancer

·       
identify
potential side effects of cancer treatment

·       
support
the development of future interventions, for people diagnosed with breast
cancer who need to take hormone therapy.

This project
has been approved by the Strathclyde University ethics board.

Who can
participate?

You can
participate in this study if you:

·       
are
aged 16 years or older

·       
have
ever been diagnosed with breast cancer 

·       
have
internet access.

What does
the study involve?

The study
involves taking part in an anonymous online survey which takes between 10 to 15
minutes to complete.

The survey
includes:

·       
demographic
questions

·       
questions
about breast cancer diagnosis

·       
type
of treatment

·       
aspects
of physical and mental health, and

·       
hormone
therapy adherence (where appropriate)

How do I
take part?

If you are
interested in participating in this survey, please visit here.

If you would
like further information, please contact [email protected]****.

This survey
closes on April 31, 2022.

By completing this survey you are providing your consent
(agreement) for the University of Strathclyde (UK) to collect and store your
survey answers on Qualtrics overseas server (large computer).