Osteoporosis and fragility fractures in people with Severe Mental Illness in the UK
Looking for a lay member with lived experience of osteoporosis or fragility fracture
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This research project is looking at osteoporosis and fractures in people with Severe Mental Illness (SMI) in the UK using data from General Practice (GP) electronic health records. The aim of the project is to explore how often people with SMI are diagnosed with osteoporosis and fractures, how they are managed in primary care, and if people with SMI are tested and treated for osteoporosis differently compared to people without SMI.
11th January 2022
25th January 2022
Department of Primary Care and Population Health
Designing and managing
What support is offered?
support within research team, discussion of any issues or concerns
£25/hour (up to £150 per person for the maximum hours)
2 online meetings x 1.5 hour each + 1.5 hour of preparation per meeting for review of protocol and results
Can the work be done from home?
Suitable for a beginner?