University of Nebraska Medical Center

Rural Urinary Nutrition in Stroke Survivors Analysis Study

older couple in a rural setting

Volunteers Needed for a Stroke Survivors Project

Who: People who are at least 19 years of age living in a rural community, who have had a stroke, therapy, and who now live at home (with or without a caregiver).

What: The purpose of this study is to collect urine samples and diet history information as a way of measuring nutrition and diet patterns in rural communities.

You would provide 3 urine samples, 3 online diet surveys, and participant information survey over a week (1 urine sample and 1 diet survey per day for 3 days). Urine collection would be done at home and shipped back (materials provided).

Time Commitment: We estimate it will take 2 hours total, over 3 days, to complete the surveys and time involved with collection of 3 urine samples. Additional time related to shipment of the urine samples may vary. Urine collection kits and shipping materials are provided.

What do I need to participate in the study?

  • Computer, iPad, tablet, or cell phone with internet access
  • Ability to provide urine samples and diet information independently or with help from a caregiver

All urine collection and shipping materials are provided.

Compensation will be provided upon completion of all study tasks.

Screen yourself to see if you qualify for the study.

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Please call 402-836-9892 or Email with any questions.

IRB# 0590-22-EP