Sheila H. Ridner, PhD, RN, FAAN, Associate Professor at the Vanderbilt University School of Nursing asked me to share with you a call to individuals affected by lower extremity lymphedema to participate in a fully on-line study regarding symptoms experienced by these patients. Anyone with lower limb swelling can participate; names are not being collected with the data.
Lower Limb Lymphedema Symptom Survey
Vanderbilt University School of Nursing inNashville,Tennesseeis conducting a study to learn about symptoms related to lower limb lymphedema.
If you suffer from lymphedema or swelling in your legs and are over 18 years of age, you may be eligible to take part in this study. You will be completing a one-time survey for development of an assessment tool for lower limb lymphedema symptoms. This survey will take about 25 minutes to complete.
If you are interested, please contact Nancy Kidd at Nancy.Kidd@vanderbilt.edu or the Principal Investigator, Dr. Sheila H. Ridner, PhD, RN, FAAN, Associate Professor at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing, 525 Godchaux Hall, Nashville, TN 37240, 615-322-0831 at Sheila.Ridner@vanderbilt.edu
Anyone, anywhere who has access to the internet and is eligible can be in this study.
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