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Table 3 Identical and similar names for PRO scales used in different PROMs

From: Developing core outcomes sets: methods for identifying and including patient-reported outcomes (PROs)

Scale name PROMs using identical scale name Scales with similaranames (origin PROM)
Pain QLQ C30 Bodily pain (SF 36)
QLQ C36
QLQ OES18
QLQ OES24
QLQ OG25
DAUG 32
Physical function MOS SF20 Physical wellbeing (FACT-E)
QLQ C30 Physical problems (PNPC)
QLQ C36 Physical distress (RSCL)
SF 36 Physical activity (DAUG 32)
EQOL Role physical (SF 36)
GIQLI  
Social function QLQ C30 Social activities (PNPC)
QLQ C36 Social environment (PAIS)
SF 36 Social issues (PNPC)
EQOL Social/family wellbeing (FACT-E)
GIQLI  
Activities of daily living PNPC  
EQOL
RSCL
Dysphagia QLQ OES18  
QLQ OES24
QLQ OG25
Emotional function QLQ C30 Emotional wellbeing (FACT-E)
QLQ C36 Emotional problems (anxiety) (QLQ OES24)
EQOL Emotion (GIQLI)
  Role emotional (SF 36)
Global QOL QLQ C30 Global life satisfaction (LAGS)
QLQ C36
Nausea & Vomiting DAUG 32  
QLQ C30
QLQ C36
Psychological distress RSCL Psychological issues (PNPC)
RSCL(adapted) Psychological impact (LAGS)
PAIS Psychological symptoms (RSCL, adapted)
Reflux DAUG 32  
QLQ OG25
QLQ OES18
Role function MOS SF20  
QLQ C30
QLQ C36
Symptoms GIQLI Physical symptoms (RSCL, adapted)
LAGS Symptoms of GERD (GERD-HRQL)
EQOL
Activity level RSCL Vigour-activity (POMS)
RSCL (adapted)
Anxiety QLQ OG25 Tension-anxiety (POMS)
HADS
Cognitive function QLQ C30  
QLQ C36
Eating QLQ OES18 Eating restrictions (QLQ OG25)
QLQ OES24 Eating with others (QLQ OG25)
Fatigue QLQ C30 Fatigue-Inertia (POMS)
QLQ C36
Mental Health MOS SF20  
SF 36
Deglutition QLQ OES24 Deglutition disturbances (DAUG 32)
Depression HADS Depression-dejection (POMS)
General health SF 36 Health perceptions (MOS SF20)
  1. a‘similar’ = one or more identical word.