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Are you interested in taking part in a research project about skin picking in Prader-Willi syndrome?

Aims of the study

This study aims to further our understanding of skin picking in individuals with Prader-Willi syndrome. Eventually we hope that our results will help to improve the quality of life of individuals with Prader-Willi syndrome and their families.


What will you be required to do in the study?

You will be asked to take part in an interview that will be conducted by researchers either over the phone or in person. We would like to discuss the behaviour of your child/person you care for. The interviews will take approximately 30 minutes and may be recorded (with your permission) in order to assist accurate data collection.


How long will participation in the study take?

Taking part in the study will take around 30 minutes.


What to do if you think you would like to take part?

If you think that you and your child/person you care for might be interested in taking part in this study, please contact Dr Leah Bull who will be able to send you some more information.  Leah can be contacted by email at or telephone 0121 414 7206.

Thank you very much for your time.

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