Table 3B

Number, means and (SD) as a function of trial arm and measurement time point for candidate secondary outcome measures in the ReTrain pilot trial

Data collection time point
Baseline6 months*9 months*
Measures, n, mean (SD)ReTrain (n=23)Control (n=22)ReTrain (n=21)Control (n=20)ReTrain (n=21)Control (n=20)
Fatigue Assessment Scale23, 27.17 (7.14)22, 25.49 (7.44)21, 24.05 (6.26)19, 24.05 (8.86)20, 27.45 (5.95)20, 25.83 (9.14)
Stroke Self-Efficacy Questionnaire22, 72.41 (22.00)22, 73.46 (17.87)20, 73.73 (19.63)20, 74.40 (16.94)
Outcome expectations for exercise scale (Exercise Beliefs)23, 3.66 (0.70)22, 3.78 (0.52)19, 4.03 (0.59)19, 3.73 (0.52)
Short Self-Efficacy for Exercise Scale (Exercise Self-Efficacy)23, 3.26 (0.92)22, 3.32 (0.89)19, 3.32 (0.89)18, 3.22 (1.06)
Stroke QoL Scale (total)22, 3.31 (0.68)22, 3.45 (0.69)20, 3.38 (0.70)20, 3.63 (0.82)
EQ-5D-5L22, 0.51 (0.25)20, 0.55 (0.24)19, 0.52 (0.24)20, 0.62 (0.25)
SF-12: physical component21, 33.12 (7.22)20, 31.83 (6.69)19, 33.74 (6.44)19, 33.25 (6.91)
SF-12: mental component21, 50.10 (7.11)20, 50.68 (7.98)19, 50.47 (6.51)19, 48.05 (8.45)
Modified Caregiver Strain Index (carer burden)8, 11.39 (8.03)10, 7.40 (7.83)9, 9.89 (7.22)6, 9.50 (8.92)
  • –, indicates measurement not taken at this time point.

  • *Postrandomisation.

  • ED-5D-5L, EuroQol 5 Dimension, 5 Level, measure of health-related Quality of life; Qol, quality of life; ReTrain, rehabilitation training; SF-12, 12 item Short-Form Health Survey; SF-6D, Short-Form, Six Dimension Health Index.