The rigorous JLA PSP process reveals the Top 10 research questions for a particular condition, in our case epilepsy. The responses to the survey will highlight areas that are important to those affected by the condition in question, but it does not require individuals to come up with specific research questions.
The Top 10 may include broader areas of interest, where patients, carers and health professionals have agreed a need for research exists. Researchers and funders can then prioritise the most meaningful research for those who need it most.
The scope of the UK Epilepsy PSP will be defined by the health research priorities of people affected by epilepsy: