“I think it’s really important that people keep signing up to these type of trials to push research forward.”
A study of the symptoms of myeloproliferative neoplasms (MEASURE)
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Please note - this trial is no longer recruiting patients. We hope to add results when they are available.
This study is looking at a new questionnaire to collect information about the symptoms of myeloproliferative neoplasms. Myeloproliferative neoplasms are a group of disorders of the
People with myeloproliferative neoplasms can have a range of symptoms that can affect different parts of their body. The study team have designed a new questionnaire to collect information about the symptoms people have.
The aim of this study is to find out how well this questionnaire works.
Who can enter
The researchers need 800 people to join the study.
You fill in a diary over 7 days around the time you start your new treatment. You must answer the questions on at least 1 day before starting your new treatment. It should take no more than 15 minutes each day. You can complete the diary at home and then hand it to your doctor at the next appointment. Or you can return the diary by post afterwards.
Between 3 months and 6 months later you will complete the diary again.
The questions will ask about any symptoms you have had.
There are no extra visits to the hospital if you take part.
There are no side effects if you take part.
How to join a clinical trial
Dr Deepti Radia
Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
NIHR Clinical Research Network: Cancer