Adelaide weight loss study seeking night shift workers that are overweight.
Are you a shift worker, overweight, and work at least four night shifts a fortnight? This Adelaide study is looking at different types of diets to help with weight loss and improving overall health.
You may be eligible if you are:
- Current night or rotating shift worker working 2-night shifts per week or 4 night shifts every fortnight
- Aged ≥ 25 and ≤ 65 years
The study runs for 18 months. During that time, you will meet with a dietitian 8 times over 6 months and then two times over 12 months for follow-up.
On 3 separate occasions you will need to:
∙ provide a fasting blood sample
∙ undergo body composition tests using a Dual X-ray Absorptiometry
∙ complete some questionnaires about sleep, lifestyle, mental well-being, and physical activity
∙ have your weight measured
∙ receive dietitian support
Participants will receive a $100 petrol voucher.
To find out more please visit our website, and start the screening process for entry into the study www.monash.edu/swiftstudy
For further information please contact us email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Ph: 8302 1365