Individual Study / Finlayson_J Adv Nurs_2011

Relationships between preventive activities, psychosocial factors and recurrence of venous leg ulcers: a prospective study

Relationships between preventive activities, psychosocial factors and recurrence of venous leg ulcers: a prospective study

Initiatives -
Chronic venous leg ulcers are slow to heal and frequently recur, resulting in years of suffering and intensive use of healthcare resources. The aim of this study was to identify relationships between preventive activities, psychosocial factors and leg ulcer recurrence in patients with chronic venous leg ulcers. *Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study. *

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Prof. Kathleen Finlayson
    Institute of Health Biomedical Innovation (IHBI)

Design

Study design
Patients' cohort

Marker Paper

Finlayson K, Edwards H, Courtney M. Relationships between preventive activities, psychosocial factors and recurrence of venous leg ulcers: a prospective study. J Adv Nurs. 2011;67(10):2180-2190. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2648.2011.05653.x

PUBMED 21517938

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
80
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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