Research opportunity: upper limb amputation
Research and evaluation
Researchers at La Trobe University and Epworth Rehabilitation are seeking volunteer research participants to be involved in a study about exploring the barriers and facilitators to community participation for people following traumatic upper limb amputation.
Would the research study be a good fit for me?
The study might be a good fit for you if:
- you are over 18 years of age,
- you have sustained an upper limb amputation due to trauma,
- your amputation occurred more than 18 months ago.
What would happen if I took part in the research study?
If you decide to take part in the research study, you will be asked to participate in one interview via phone or videoconference, approximately 1 hour in duration.
Will I be paid to take part in the research study?
There are no costs associated with participation in this research study, nor will you be paid to participate.
Who do I contact if I want more information or want to take part in the study?
If you would like more information or are interested in being part of the study, please contact:
Name: Abby Hutchison
Department: Occupational Therapist, Epworth Rehabilitation
Phone: 0409 701 515
Ethics Approval Number: HEC20057