Discipline of Speech Pathology
You are invited to participate in a study that will evaluate the validity of a Parkinson’s disease specific questionnaire that is currently used by speech pathologists. In this study, you are invited to complete an online survey. All identifying personal information will not be collected and responses will remain anonymous. The questions in the survey will include a range of relevant topics such as personal characteristics, physical and emotional well-being.
Who is eligible?
Aged 18 years or over
Diagnosis of Parkinson’s Disease
Ability to complete the questionnaire
What does this study involve for me?
This survey will obtain information about your background health status and daily routines. This survey will explore the impacts of Parkinson’s disease on everyday life and how these influence levels of physical and emotional comfort. Participating in this survey is voluntary and we appreciate your time when participating.
If you want more information 0n this project, please feel free to contact Dr. Hans Bogaardt at 02 – 9351 9334 or email: [email protected]. A multi-page Patient Information Statement, describing the study in detail, is available and will be sent to anyone who expresses their interest in this study.
The ethical aspects of this study have been approved by The University of Sydney HREC (Protocol no. 2017/200)