Institute of Epidemiology & Health Care


Shape Up following cancer treatment

Shape-Up following cancer treatment is an adaptation of the Shape-Up weight management program. This project involved qualitative work with bowel and endometrial cancer survivors to tailor the program to their needs and preferences. The work with endometrial cancer survivors was led by Dr Anne Lanceley (Principal Investigator, Institute for Women's Health) and carried out by Dr Dimitrios Koutoukidis, funded by UCL Grand Challenges.

Principal investigator: Dr Rebecca Beeken

Collaborators: Dr Anne Lanceley (IfWH, UCL), Prof Tish Knobf (Yale University), Dr Ranjit Manchanda (Barts Health), Weight Concern

Contact: Dr Rebecca Beeken (R.Beeken@leeds.ac.uk)


Use of intervention mapping to adapt a health behavior change intervention for endometrial cancer survivors: the shape-up following cancer treatment program

Recruitment, adherence, and retention of endometrial cancer survivors in a behavioural lifestyle programme: the Diet and Exercise in Uterine Cancer Survivors (DEUS) parallel randomised pilot trial

Diet, physical activity, and health-related outcomes of endometrial cancer survivors in a behavioral lifestyle program: the Diet and Exercise in Uterine Cancer Survivors (DEUS) parallel randomized controlled pilot trial

Diet and exercise in uterine cancer survivors (DEUS pilot) - piloting a healthy eating and physical activity program: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial