Does involvement of (i) members of the public and/or (ii) members of the public participating in a randomised trial, in designing trial information improve recruitment?

  • “Usually very standard format and they tend to be designed with getting through ethics rather than being most helpful to the potential participants even when PPI groups are involved in their development.”
  • “Our PPI consultations on information sheets etc. consistently suggest most people find the info required by ethics committees to be overwhelming and off putting. The families we consult with want brief factual information.”