Table 1

The timeline of assessment

AssessmentT0 (before intervention)T1 (2 weeks after T0)T2 (4 weeks after T0)T3 (8 weeks after T0)
Functional assessment of Anorexia/Cachexia Therapy (patient)xx
Zarit Burden Interview (caregiver)xx
Family Function Index (patient and caregiver)x
Hand-Grip (patient)xxxx
Sit to stand (30 seconds sit-to-stand; patient)xxxx
Number of sessions attended for rehabilitative interventionxxx
Number of sessions attended for psychoeducational interventionx
Ad hoc semistructured interviews (dyads)x
Ad hoc semistructured interviews (healthcare professionals)x