Social connectedness and long-term health conditions
Type of Study/Intervention
Form of MS
Healthcare professionals, community care professionals
This is a qualitative research study that aims to gain a better understanding of the experiences of loneliness of people living with long-term health conditions (such as MS). We have already finalised recruitment for participants living with long-term health conditions and are now seeking health- and community-care professionals who provide care and support for people experiencing social isolation or loneliness. The study findings will provide a better understanding of loneliness to guide health practice and policy to improve support and care for people living with long-term health conditions.
Health- and community-care professionals who provide care and support for people living with long-term health conditions.
People who do not work with people living with long-term health conditions.
Anticipated start date
Name: Dr Maja Lindegaard Moensted
Information about the study can also be viewed on our Facebook page.
NSW, ACT, VIC, QLD, TAS, SA, NT, WA
The University of Sydney of Sydney Human Research Ethics Committee has approved this study (project number 2021/909).