Table 1

Time schedule of enrolment, intervention and assessments

DaysInclusion01–315306090180365
Visits12345678
Patients characteristics
Medical history
X
SurgeryX
Physical examinationXXXXXXXX
Proctological examinationXXXXXXXX
Adverse event monitoringXXXXXXXX
Clip behaviourXXXXXXXX
Analgesic drug useXXXXXXXXX
Fistula healingXXX
Proctological pain (VAS)XXXXXXXX
Jorge and Wexner, GIQLI, EQ5D questionnairesXXXXXXX
  • GIQLI, Gastrointestinal Quality of Life Index; VAS, visual analogue scale.