Withdrawing from the study

You can withdraw from the study at any time. You do not have to give a reason and this will not affect the standard of care that you receive in any way.

We ask you to discuss any concerns you might have with their hospital team or the BILAG BR team directly.

If withdrawing is something you want to do, then please contact the study coordinators.

Questions or concerns about the study?

If you have any concerns about any aspect of this study, you should speak to the study coordinators who will do their best to answer your questions.

If they are unable to resolve your concern or you wish to make a complaint regarding the study, please see below.

Minor complaints

If you have a minor complaint, please get in touch with the Chief Investigator of the study, Professor Ian Bruce.

email: ian.bruce@manchester.ac.uk

Formal complaints

If you wish to make a formal complaint or if you are not satisfied with the response you have gained from the researchers in the first instance, please contact:

The Research Governance and Integrity Manager
Research Office
Christie Building
The University of Manchester
Oxford Road
M13 9PL

email: research.complaints@manchester.ac.uk
tel: +44(0)161 275 2674 or +44 (0)161 275 2046