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Table 2 Study follow-up schedule

From: Is hypofractionated whole pelvis radiotherapy (WPRT) as well tolerated as conventionally fractionated WPRT in prostate cancer patients? The HOPE trial

  Baselinea First day of WPRT Last day of WPRT 6 weeks post-WPRT Follow up (months)b
6 12 18 24 36 48 60
Physical Examination X    X X X X X X X X
Imaging X           
PSA X     X X X X X X X
EPIC X X X X X X X X X X X
IPSS X X X X X X X X X X X
CTCAE X X X X X X X X X X X
Survival and disease status      X X X X X X X
EQ-5D and PORPUS-U x    x   x   x    
  1. Abbreviations: WPRT whole pelvis radiotherapy, PSA prostate specific antigen, EPIC Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite, IPSS International Prostate Symptom Score, CTCAE Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events, EQ-5D-5L EuroQOL 5-Dimension 5-Level, PORPUS-U Patient-Oriented Prostate Utility Scale
  2. aBaseline assessments to be completed prior to high-dose-rate brachytherapy
  3. bFollow-up schedule determined based on day of last WPRT treatment