Information about this survey and consent

This survey is about weight management services across Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly and we are interested in the views of people in higher weight categories.

Please read the information sheet about this survey and feel free to contact us with any questions at sophie.westwood@plymouth.ac.uk  or dawn.swancutt@plymouth.ac.uk

If you would like to share your views, please read the statements below and give consent to take part in the study. You will then be passed through to the survey.

If you change your mind and no longer wish to take part, please leave the web page. Your responses will not be saved.

 

1) I confirm that I have read and understand the information sheet (version 2, dated 23rd September 2022) for the above study. I have had the opportunity to consider the information and ask questions, and have had these answered satisfactorily. 

2) I understand that my participation is voluntary and that I am free to withdraw at any time during or for one month after completion of the survey, without giving any reason and without my legal rights or rights to medical care being affected.

3) I understand that relevant sections of the data collected during the study, may be looked at by members of the research team as well as individuals from the University of Plymouth and regulatory authorities for audit purposes. I give permission for these individuals to have access to my responses.

4) I agree that the anonymised information I provide may be used in university reports and peer-reviewed publications.

5) I understand that the data will be stored on a secure password-protected electronic file on the Plymouth University server. My personal data will be stored until the end of the study. After this my personal details will be destroyed. All other data gathered will be stored under a unique non-identifiable code.

6) I agree to take part in the above study.

 

1.1. Do you agree with the statements above and consent to participate? Required
2.2. I agree that my contact details (if given) can be kept securely and used by researchers from the University of Plymouth Medical School to contact me about future related research projects.
3.3. I agree that my contact details (if given) can be kept securely and used by researchers from the University of Plymouth Medical School to contact me about the findings from this study.