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Table 1 Primary and secondary outcomes, data sources, and timeline for measurements

From: Effect of patient-initiated versus fixed-interval telePRO-based outpatient follow-up: study protocol for a pragmatic randomised controlled study

Outcomes Data sources Measurement/month
Resource utilisation
 1. Number of contacts The Hospital Business Intelligence Register, Central Denmark Region 0–18
Quality of care
 2. Well-being WHO-Five Well-being Index (WHO-5) 0, 18
 3. General health Item from The Short Form Health Survey (SF-36) 0, 18
 4. Mortality The Hospital Business Intelligence Register, Central Denmark Region 0–18
 5. Number of seizures Item from the epilepsy questionnaire, Central Denmark Region 0, 18
 6. Treatment side effects Item from the epilepsy questionnaire, Central Denmark Region 0, 18
Patient perspective a
 7. Health literacy The Health Literacy Questionnaire (HLQ) sub scale 4, 6 and 9 0, 18
 8. Self-efficacy General Self-Efficacy scale (GSE) 0, 18
 9. Patient activation Items from Patient Activation Measure (PAM) 0, 18
 10. Confidence, safety, and satisfaction Items from a PREM questionnaire, Danish Cancer Society 0, 18
  1. a The patient perspective is primarily explored by qualitative methods in a complementary PhD study
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