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Table 3 Time schedule of assessments and instruments

From: Effectiveness of work-related medical rehabilitation in cancer patients: study protocol of a cluster-randomized multicenter trial

  Admission Discharge 3-month follow-up 12-month follow-up
Role functioning (EORTC QLQ-C30) [56] X   X X
Physical functioning (EORTC QLQ-C30) [56] X X X X
Emotional functioning (EORTC QLQ-C30) [56] X X X X
Social functioning (EORTC QLQ-C30) [56] X   X X
Pain (EORTC QLQ-C30) [56] X X X X
Global health (EORTC QLQ-C30) [56] X X X X
Fatigue (EORTC QLQ-FA13) X X X X
Coping with illness (FCQI) [60] X X X X
Implementation of work-related therapies [63]   X   
Consistency of work-related rehabilitation strategy [63]   X   
Benefit from work-related therapies [63]   X   
Work Ability Score [59] X X X X
Employment status X   X X
Time of return to work    X X
Sick leave duration X   X X
Disability days during the last 3 months [61] X   X X
Patient satisfaction [64]   X   
Sociodemographic data X    
Discrete choice experiment X    
Screening Instrument Work and Occupation [67] X    
  1. EORTC QLQ-30 30-item quality-of-life questionnaire of the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer; EORTC QLQ-FA13 13-item fatigue questionnaire of the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer; FCQI Freiburg Questionnaire of Coping with Illness