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Table 1 Schedule of visits and measures in the control arm

From: Rationale and design of the Adapted Physical Activity in advanced Pancreatic Cancer patients (APACaP) GERCOR (Groupe Coopérateur Multidisciplinaire en Oncologie) trial: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

  Screening visit Randomization visit Study visit End of treatment Follow-up visit
D7 D0 W2 W4 W6 W8 W10 W12 W14 W16 W20 M6 M8 M10 M12 M14 M16 M18 M20 M22 M24
Informed consent X                     
Randomization   X                    
Inclusion criteria X                    
Physical activity partner X                    
Physical activity level GPAQ X                    
Demographic and clinical data X                     
Concomitant treatment X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X
Pathological data X                    
Clinician visit X X     X     X   X X X X X X X X X X
Physical exam X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X
ECG X                     
Questionnaires   X     X     X X X X X X X X X X X X
6-minute walking test   X     X     X   X    X    X    X
Maximal strength test   X     X     X   X    X    X    X
Body composition   X     X     X   X    X    X    X
Physical activity level IPAQ   X     X     X   X    X    X    X
Biology tests                      
Type 1   X     X     X   X    X    X    X
Type 2 X   X   X   X   X   X   X X   X X   X X  
Type 3     X     X              
Biobank (optional)   X                    
TAP-CT X     Xa     X   X X X X X X X X X X
CA-19.9 X     Xa     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 X X X X X
  1. CA 19–9 carbohydrate antigen 19–9, CRP C-reactive protein, GPAQ Global Physical Activity Questionnaire, HbA1c glycated hemoglobin, HOMA homeostasis model assessment, IGF-1 insulin-like growth factor 1, IPAQ International Physical Activity Questionnaire, TAP-CT thoraco-abdominopelvic computed tomography
  2. aA +/− 2-week time interval is considered as acceptable
  3. Biology tests - type 1: blood cell count, CRP, fasting glucose, HbA1c, insulin/HOMA, IGF-1, albumin, prealbumin
  4. Biology tests - type 2: blood cell count, CRP, fasting glucose, albumin, prealbumin
  5. Biology tests - type 3: blood cell count, CRP, fasting glucose, insulin/HOMA, IGF-1, albumin, prealbumin
  6. X: to be performed at this timepoint