Supporting prostate cancer research

Couples’ relationship satisfaction, communication styles, quality of life and prostate cancer.

Dr Alexis Foulstone, Monash University.

This project explores the quality of relationships and the confidence felt when interacting with medical professionals. Your participation in this study will extend the knowledge about communication styles used between patients and health professionals. Such information will provide greater awareness and understanding for practitioners working with men diagnosed with prostate cancer.

People participating in this study will be asked to complete a survey that will take approximately 15 to 20 minutes.

Ethics approval has been granted by the Monash University Human Research Ethics Committee.

Who is this study for?

You may be eligible for this study if you:

  • Are having, or have had treatment for prostate cancer, and;
  • Are currently married or in a cohabiting relationship.

To take the survey, click this link

For more information, please contact:

Name: Elizabeth Lees

Phone: 0421 602 472


Join us today!

Pathfinder is a unique prostate cancer research register that enables prostate cancer survivors to participate in research for a brighter future with their loved ones.

It will enable researchers to save valuable time and money recruiting participants for their projects, so that they can spend more time delivering health benefits to those in need. Click the button to the right to register!