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Table 3 Overview of assessment points and measurements used

From: Efficacy of an internet-based self-management intervention for depression or dysthymia – a study protocol of an RCT using an active control condition

Measurement time Assessment
In−/exclusion criteria Verbal consent Sociodemographic data Medical history, medication, therapies M.I.N.I PHQ-9 (Patient Health Questionnaire) Written consent IDS (Inventory of Depressive Symptomatology) Content and subjective quality of guidance Documentation AE/SAE Evaluation of workshop/program + frequency of use SF-12 (health related life-satisfaction) INEP (assessment of side effects, adapted; modified for online usage) CSQ-8 (patient satisfaction, adapted)
Online screening P      P         
Telephone interview   P SA SA SA SA P        
T0       P   P SA SA   P   
Week 1       P    SA   P    
Week 2       P      P    
T1       P   P SA SA P P P  
Week 4       P    SA   P    
Week 5       P      P    
T2       P   P SA SA P P P P
T3–3 months       P   P   SA   P P  
T4–6 months       P   P   SA   P P  
T5–12 months       P   P   SA   P P  
  1. (P = patient, SA = study assistant)