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Table 1 Study measures

From: Efficacy of a brief manualized intervention Managing Cancer and Living Meaningfully (CALM) adapted to German cancer care settings: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

   t0 t1 t2
Screening/face-to-face interview (baseline) (3 months follow-up) (6 months follow-up)
Demographic characteristics   X    
Medical and treatment-related characteristics   X   X X
Short Orientation-Memory-Concentration test (SOMC) X    
Structured Clinical Interview for DSM Disorders: Major Depressive Disorder Module (SCID–I) X    
Distress Thermometer (DT) X   X X
Depression module of the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ–9) X   X X
Beck Depression-Inventory II (BDI–II)    X X
Generalized Anxiety Disorder Questionnaire (GAD–7) X   X X
Demoralization Scale (DS)   X X X
Brief Fatigue Inventory (BFI)   X X X
Memorial Symptom Assessment Scale Short Form (MSAS–SF)   X X X
Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy-Spiritual Well-Being Scale (FACIT–SP)   X X X
Death and Dying Distress Scale (DADDS)   X X X
Posttraumatic Growth Inventory (PTGI)   X X X
The Experience in Close Relationships InventoryModified Short Term Version (ECR–M16)   X X X
Quality of Life at the End of Life Cancer (QUAL–EC)   X X X
Couple Communication Scale (CCS)   X X X
Clinical Evaluation Questionnaire    after every therapy session