A randomised trial assessing a shade development intervention in secondary schools for adolescent skin cancer prevention


Dobbinson S*, Wakefield M*, English D, White V*, Livingston T*, Simpson J (* Centre for Behavioural Research in Cancer)


To determine whether there's an increase in the number of students in intervention schools using areas under shade after construction of shade sails, compared with no change in control schools.


Dobbinson SJ, White V, Wakefield MA, Jamsen KM, Livingston PM, English DR, Simpson JA. Adolescents' use of purpose built shade in secondary schools: Cluster randomised controlled trial. Bmj