Research Round-up – September 2018 – Jon Emery
Dr. Kristi Milley and Sophie Chima talk to Professor Jon Emery about two recent publications. The first publication, The Aarhus statement on cancer diagnostic research: turning recommendations into new survey instruments, is a protocol defining the improvement of an intervention to advance diagnosis through primary care. The second publication directed researchers occupied in early cancer diagnosis field to contemplate the improvement and usage of self-reported early diagnosis questionnaires. Development of an intervention to expedite cancer diagnosis through primary care: a protocol Professor Emery mentions the Ca-PRI network, IRCO and the Edinburgh team during the conversation and highlights the ongoing work in the early diagnosis of cancer in the primary care context. He also mentions the original Aarhus statement and the behaviour change wheel developed by Susan Michie.