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Table 5 List of possible “primary problems” the study participants to choose from

From: A parallel-group randomized clinical trial of individually tailored, multidisciplinary, palliative rehabilitation for patients with newly diagnosed advanced cancer: the Pal-Rehab study protocol

“Primary problem” Corresponding outcome measure in EORTC QLQ-C30
Limitations in physical functioning Physical function scale
Limitations in work and daily activities Role function scale
Limitations in social life Social function scale
Problems with memory and concentration Cognitive function scale
Emotional problems (worry, irritation, depression, tension) Emotional function scale
Fatigue (tiredness and weakness) Fatigue scale
Pain Pain scale
Breathlessness Dyspnea item
Loss of appetite Loss of appetite item
Nausea Nausea and vomiting scale
Constipation Constipation scale
Trouble sleeping Insomnia item
None of the above