Dance-specific Energy Availability Questionnaire (DEAQ)

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This study is now complete and published in BMJ Open in SEM

Keay NOverseas AFrancis G
Indicators and correlates of low energy availability in male and female dancers

Are you optimising your health and dance performance?

Male and female dancers of all genres, worldwide, are invited to complete an online questionnaire

Questions take about 15 minutes to complete and will cover:

  • Your dance training background, current dancing
  • Any injuries
  • Your training, sleep, nutritional habits and attitudes
  • Indicators of hormonal health, such as menstrual status for female dancers

This study has ethical approval from Durham University. Collaborating with Dr Stephanie Feirabend (AusDancersOverseas), Dr Karen Hind, Dr Emily Oliver (Durham University) and Mr Gavin Francis (Science4Performance)