Subject recruitment for cancer control studies in an adverse environment.

  title={Subject recruitment for cancer control studies in an adverse environment.},
  author={Sue P. Heiney and Swann Arp Adams and Joan Elizabeth Cunningham and W. Brett McKenzie and Brook Harmon and James R. H{\'e}bert and Mary V. Modayil},
  journal={Cancer nursing},
  volume={29 4},
  pages={291-9; quiz 300-1}
Subject recruitment in an adverse environment prompted researchers to identify a novel method to gain a different perspective on the problem. Lewin's Model of Change was used in a post hoc examination of recruitment strategies from 5 cancer control studies of breast or prostate cancer. Based on this evaluation, driving and restraining forces in recruitment were identified. Lessons learned and recommendations are discussed based on this evaluation. Five categories of restrainers were identified… CONTINUE READING