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Table 2 Schedule of study assessments

From: Engaging the older cancer patient; Patient Activation through Counseling, Exercise and Mobilization – Pancreatic, Biliary tract and Lung cancer (PACE-Mobil-PBL) - study protocol of a randomized controlled trial

Time (week no.) -2 to 0 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 17
Enrollment
 Eligibility screen X                
 Informed consent X                
 Randomization   X               
Intervention    X---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------X   
Physical tests and examinations
 30s-CST (primary outcome) X         X       X X
 6MWT X         X       X X
 Handgrip strength X         X       X X
 Gait speed test X         X       X X
 Physical activitya X               X  
 DXA X               X  
 BI X               X  
 Body weighta X         X       X X
 Inflammatory biomarkers X         X       X X
PROMs
 PRPS X         X       X X
 MDASIa X         X       X X
 EORTC-QLQ-C30 X         X       X X
 HADS X         X       X X
Qualitative exploration                 
 Individual Interviews                X  
Feasibility
 Adherence X X X X X X X X X X X X X X   
 Attrition X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X
 Adverse events X X X X X X X X X X X X X X   
Oncological treatment
 Treatment related toxicityb X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X
 Dose-reductionsb X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X
Hospitalizations X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X
Survival X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X
  1. aOnce weekly for participants in the intervention group bRegistered for every treatment course
  2. Abbreviations: 30s-CST 30-s chair stand test, 6MWT six-minute-walk-test, BI bioelectrical impedance, DXA whole-body dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry, EORTC-QLQ-C30 European Organisation for Research and Treatment of Cancer Quality of Life Questionnaire C30, HADS Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale, MDASI M.D. Anderson Symptom Inventory, PRPS patient-reported performance status