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Table 3 Frequency of Intervention Group Participants Scoring Above the Pre-Specified Symptom Severity Thresholds to Prompt Receipt of ESRA-C Self-Care Messages (N = 108)

From: Exploring the efficacy of an electronic symptom assessment and self-care intervention to preserve physical function in individuals receiving neurotoxic chemotherapy

Outcome Cut Point T1 T2 T3/4
Physical Function QLQ – C30 Physical Function Subscale ≤50 2 (2%) 5 (5%) 5 (5%)
Sensory CIPN QLQ – CIPN20 Sensory Subscale  ≥ 50 1 (1%) 2 (2%) 3 (3%)
Motor CIPN QLQ – CIPN20 Motor Subscale ≥50 2 (2%) 3 (3%) 4 (4%)
Current Pain Intensity Pain Intensity Numerical Rating Scale ≥5 and/or Symptom Distress Pain Intensity Item ≥ 3a 18 (17%) 23 (21%) 18 (17%)
Fatigue Symptom Distress Scale Fatigue Item ≥ 3a 30 (28%) 48 (44%) 34 (32%)b
Insomnia Symptom Distress Scale Insomnia Item ≥ 3a 23 (22%)c 33 (31%) 18 (17%)
Depression Patient Health Questionnaire – 9 ≥ 10 15 (14%) 12 (11%) 10 (9%)
  1. This table describes the number of intervention group participants who scored above the pre-specified threshold associated with each patient-reported outcome measure that prompted receipt of symptom specific ESRA-C self-care messages
  2. aSymptom Distress Scale – 15 Items [23, 61] scored from 1 to 5, with higher scores representing worse symptoms
  3. bn = 107
  4. cn = 105